27 Days Darwin to Darwin
Dear Birgit, I bought your guide and the itinerary suggestions. So I would like to submit my itinerary to receive comments.
We will arrive in Darwin on April 30th, and in our plans, we will start Gibb River Road on May 13th. I hope roads will be open by then!
Thank you very much for this very helpful website.
Day 1 Arrive at Darwin airport (at 4.00 am)
Wait until 10am to get the 4WD camper.
Night in Katherine
Day 2 Drive to Gregory NP
Walks and camp
Day 3 Gregory NP
Drive to Keep River NP
Day 4 Keep River NP: walks
Drive to Kununurra for the night
Day 5 Flight over Bungle Bungles and Lake Argyle
Drive to Warmun Road House for the night
(or new camp at turn off)
Day 6 Drive to Purnululu
Lunch at Piccaninny Creek carpark picnic area.
Cathedral Gorge walk and Domes walk
Walanginjdji lookout or site close to Walardi campground
Camp in Kurrajong (northern campground)
Day 7 Mini Palms walk
Lunch at Echidna Chasm carpark.
Afternoon: Enjoy Echidna Chasm (for the midday sun).
Drive to Halls Creek
Night in Halls Creek
Day 8 China Wall + Old Halls Creek
Drive to Wolfe Creek Meteorite Crater
Drive back to Halls Creek for the night
Day 9 Drive to Fitzroy Crossing
Geikie Gorge: cruise and/or walks
Night in Fitzroy Crossing
Day 10 Drive to Derby
Quick visit of Derby
Drive to Broome for the night
Grocery shopping in Derby or Broome
Day 11 Dampier peninsula
Drive to Cape Leveque
Day 12 Dampier peninsula : Walks/Visit
Day 13 Dampier peninsula : Walks/Visit
Drive to Broome
Drive to Derby for the night
Day 14 Drive to Windjana Gorge
Drive to Tunnel Creek
Drive back to Windjana Gorge for the night
Day 15 Drive to King Leopold Ranges
Camp at Silent Grove
Day 16 Mornington
Day 17 Mornington
Day 18 Adcock Gorge
Night at Mount Barnett Roadhouse or at Manning Gorge
Day 19 Barnett River Gorge
Drive to El Questro for the night
Day 20 El Questro / Home Valley
Day 21 El Questro Gorge
Chamberlain Gorge Cruise
Night in El Questro?
Day 22 Drive to Wyndham
Drive to Kununurra for the night
Day 23 Lake Argyle
Mirima National Park
Day 24 Drive half-way to Darwin (Willeroo?)
Day 25 Drive to Darwin
Day 26 Return 4WD camper
Night in hostel
Day 27 Visit Darwin
Flight at 6.00pm
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