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Morning glory over Mt Nancar
Looking downstream from the retreat boat mooring
Looking upstream from the boat pontoon

Mount Nancar Wilderness Retreat

The retreat is secluded with absolute Daly River frontage and direct access to the Daly River (Mount Nancar) conservation zone.

Situated half way between Darwin and Katherine the roads to Daly River are sealed and scenic. Mount Nancar Wilderness Retreat is an Eco Tourism Australia accredited and environmentally friendly tourist park.

Bush walking, bird watching and wildlife photography opportunities, guided and self-guided tours of the conservation zone and Daly River environments.

Suited to the off-road traveller and 4wd camper with riverside and bush camp sites where campfires are permitted. An affordable and accessible wilderness experience.

Restricted to a maximum 20 guests. The retreat has an Adults (18+) only policy. No Pets, traps, nets or firearms permitted.


  • Communal Shower
  • Drive through sites available
  • Laundry
  • Open Fireplace
  • Broadband Internet Access


  • Birdwatching
  • Camping
  • Fishing


  • ECO Certified (Nature Tourism) by Ecotourism Australia

River Side Camp Site

Sleeps 20 guests

Direct access to the Daly river for barramundi fishing. Moor your boat right in front of your camp site.


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