Less than four hours from Darwin, Katherine is a must-see for all visitors to the Northern Territory.
An outdoor adventurer's paradise, the Katherine region is filled with spectacular natural wonders,
national parks and rivers - with so much to see and do, no matter what the season.
Contour Hotel is centrally located within Katherine, and the ideal base for visitors looking to
explore the area and discover the Nitmiluk National Park, Elsey National Park and Victoria River regions.
Discover Nitmiluk, the Katherine Gorge, with it's sandstone cliffs that change colour throughout the day. Cruise the river by boat or canoe, follow the walking trails or take to the air in a helicopter or light plane.READ MORE
Formed millions of years ago, Cutta Cutta Caves is a magical place with sparkling limestone formations. Take one of the daily guided tours and view the Northern Territory's only limestone caves offering public access.READ MORE
Multiple Golden Guitar winner and horseman extraordinaire, Tom Curtain gives us a glimpse of Territory life. This spectacular show includes an authentic horse-breaking and working dog demonstration. Not to be missed!READ MORE
View the colourful history of Katherine in the Katherine Museum. An impressive display including a Gypsy Moth plane.READ MORE
A truly unique Indigenous cultural experience lead by artists from the Katherine & Red Centre regions of the Northern Territory.READ MORE
Dine under the stars for a unique Aussie experience and hilarious yarns! Marksie's Stockman's Camp Tucker Nights are the best fun and a memorable night in the Australian Outback.READ MORE
Right in the heart of town, Katherine has it's very own springs. The thermal water is crystal clear and just so refreshing. It's the perfect way to escape the high temperatures of the Top End.READ MORE
Just 104km south of Katherine you will find the magnificent Elsey National Park, Mataranka Thermal Pools, Bitter Springs, botanic walks, termite mounds and the Never Never Museum.READ MORE