Mirrai Lookout Walk

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Replace memories of the steep climb with wonder at the panoramic views over the escarpments and floodplains of central Kakadu from atop Mount Cahill.

Challenge yourself to tackle the steep climb to the top of Mount Cahill for the panoramic views over the escarpments and floodplains of central Kakadu.

Located along the Kakadu Highway, halfway between the main service centres of Jabiru and Cooinda, the walk to Mirrai Lookout is described as moderately difficult. The trail is 3.6 kilometres return to the elevated platform on top of Mount Cahill. Although a relatively short walk, it is a steep climb and you should allow 1.5 hours to complete.

This area of Kakadu National Park is considered to be the Nourlangie region and there are plenty of other sites, walking tracks and camping options for visitors to the area.

An entry fee of AUD40.00 per person over the age of 16 years is required to enter Kakadu National park, children age 5-15 years cost is AUD20.00 and children 4 years and under are free

Entry cost:

Free entry


  • Self-Guided
  • Wilderness Walking


  • Car park
  • Coach Parking
  • Sheltered Area
  • Viewing Platform
  • Walking Tracks

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