Maguk, located within the heart of the Kakadu National Park, is also known as Barramundi Gorge and can be found in the Mary River area to the south of the National Park.
A 14-kilometre four-wheel drive trip, followed by a 1-kilometre walk is necessary to reach the picturesque destination. The walk to Maguk offers some of the most stunning scenic views within the vicinity of the Kakadu National Park. The landscape of Maguk is unique as it is both rocky and sandy, with various stepping stones in place to pass over wetlands. Maguk is one of the only waterfalls within the Kakadu National Park that does dry up throughout the summer months, even with a lack of rainfall throughout the area. Escape the heat, and spend a day relaxing in the stunning waters of Maguk!