Expect to find no fixed itinerary when visiting this part of the world. Davidson's guides have the skill, background & equipment to accommodate the most demanding clients. Davidson's offers the ultimate in wilderness expeditions, with it's capacity to offer such diversity in a compact region. Adventures can include lilly covered billabongs, bush food, rock art, sunset boat cruises.
Your accommodation is a safari style camp with individual tents and comfortable beds. There is a central eating and discussion area, where cool drinks from a natural spring are the order of the day. Hot and Cold shower facilities and toilets are a feature of this safari camp.
Max & Philippa Davidson have built an enviable reputation for high quality Safari Tours, both on their Arnhemland concession and in other parts of Australia's Northern Territory. Davidson's has won many major awards. Among these are 4 Brolga's ( NT's Highest Tourism Award ) and Max's personal South Pacific / Australasian Guide of the Year Award in 1995 and the 1997 Brolga.
Base Camp is Mt Borradaile with access via a 60 minute, breathtaking flight from Darwin to Mt Borradaile. Or a 20 minute flight or 2 hour 4 Wheel Drive ride, from Jabiru to the well appointed camp.
After landing at the private Airstrip the Adventure really begins. This area of Arnhemland is a veritable treasure house of flora and fauna, many of its species are found nowhere else on earth. The rich surrounds also feature several different Eco Systems.
Monsoonal rainforests and paperbark stands, sit adjacent to floodplains and lily covered waterways teeming with life. Mt Borradaile is the launching place for an Arnhemland adventure. With visitor numbers to the area strictly limited, all bookings must be made in advance. The Wet season, January to April has frequent warm rains with temperatures from 25-33c A spectacular time to see the Territory. The Dry, May to October ranges from 15-27c with sunny days and cool nights.
Medication, extra film, sunscreen, comfortable shoes and a hat are recommended. With the nearest shop around 100km away it pays to plan.
Davidson's Arnhemland Safaris
P.O. Box 41905 Casuarina NT 812
Tel:+61 8 8927 5240
Permanent Safari Camp
Arnhem Land via Darwin, NT
Good Hotels Guide - Northern Territory
Your guide to accommodation worldwide