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Aboriginal man and child holding spears next to a campfire on the beach in East Arnhem Land

Terra di Arnhem orientale

Ritiri esotici dell'isola, siti storici, battute di pesca charter, esperienze culturali o semplicemente relax a bordo piscina.

Trovati in paradiso: l'East Arnhem Land è bello e vario, con coste remote e frastagliate e spiagge di sabbia bianca. Questa vasta area di quasi 100.000 kmq di terra è una delle ultime roccaforti australiane della cultura tradizionale aborigena.

Ci sono molte attività e cose da vedere e da fare a livello locale, quindi assicurati di trascorrere del tempo per viverle tutte.

Fai una passeggiata mattutina lungo la spiaggia con vista sullo scintillante Mare di Arafura, impara dalla gente del posto e partecipa a un tour culturale Yolngu, visita alcuni dei centri d'arte e artigianato, prendi parte a un percorso a piedi interpretativo e lancia una lenza pescando: il tuo il pescato del giorno può essere preparato in uno dei ristoranti locali per il pasto serale, non puoi essere molto più fresco di così.

Cose da fare e da vedere nell’ Arnhem Land orientale

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Can East Arnhem Land be done as a day trip?

No, East Arnhem Land can't be explored in one day. Take your time, you won't regret it.

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Do I need any passes or permits to visit East Arnhem Land?

Most visitors to East Arnhem Land are required to obtain a permit. What permit(s) you require depends on your travel plans.

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How do I get around East Arnhem Land?

Unless you've organised a guided tour, you'll need your own car. Much of East Arnhem is 4WD accessible only, so be sure to check with local tourist information once you've planned your itinerary.

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How do I get to East Arnhem Land?

Due to the beauty and scale of Arnhem Land, driving is an excellent option as you'll see the landscape change all around you. Flying into Gove Airport is possible all year round from Cairns or Darwin.

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How far is East Arnhem Land from the nearest main town?

From Katherine, the Gove Peninsula is approximately 8-10 hours' by car (730 km), while Darwin to Gove is approximately 11-13 hours' drive (1,043 km).

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What are the major attractions in East Arnhem Land?

Just south of Nhulunbuy is the Buku-Larrŋgay Mulka Centre, where you can learn about the region's Aboriginal culture, before heading to East Woody Island (Dhamitjinya) and East Woody Beach (Galaru) to catch the sunset. Head to Bawaka to learn about culture and history of the Yolŋu, the traditional custodians of North-east Arnhem Land, or travel north to the secluded Bremer Island.

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What should I bring with me to East Arnhem Land?

Bring walking shoes, drinking water, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, a first aid kit and food. If you're driving yourself, you'll need extra fuel and tyres for the journey. A communication device like a satellite phone is recommended. Don't forget your fishing gear - East Arnhem Land has some of the best fishing spots in Australia.

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When is the best time to visit East Arnhem Land?

The Top End has two seasons, the dry and the wet, and both offer something unique. The best time to visit depends on your interests. You'll be able to access the region more easily during the dry season, from May to October – this is the most popular time to visit, though if you’re a fishing enthusiast, you should consider the wet season (November – April) as it is the best time of year for fishing.

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Where should I go next from East Arnhem Land?

Once you've explored everything in East Arnhem Land, continue onto West Arnhem Land, Kakadu National Park, Katherine or Darwin.