Make no mistake, this billabong is home to a wealth of wildlife, including crocodiles and rare migratory birds that can be spotted from the boardwalk.

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A beautiful and tranquil sight, Mistake Creek Billabong, in the Mary River National Park, is home to an abundance of wildlife, including crocodiles and thousands of unique migratory birds. Walk along the boardwalk to the viewing platform at the water's edge or settle within the birdhide, to unobtrusively observe the private lives of some of the Top End's most colourful birdlife.

Opening times:
Open daily, 24 hours.
Entry cost:
Free entry
  • Birdwatching
  • Animal Viewing
  • Self-Guided
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Viewing Platform
  • Walking Tracks