Past logging industries removed many of the melaleucas and the timber was used to build the Stokes Hill Wharf in Darwin.
Activities: Off Road Driving It is safe to swim in Butterfly Gorge, and this is a terrific spot for a picnic.
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This gorge is tucked away at the base of a low sandstone plateau close to Tjuwaliyn (Douglas) Hot Springs Park, approximately 130 km from Katherine and 200 km from Darwin along the old Stuart Highway scenic route.
The sheer rock faces, edged by dense vegetation and rocky spinifex country, offer shaded riverine walks and beautiful scenery.
Butterfly Gorge Nature Park is usually open from May to October each year.
Location: Olloo Road, via Douglas Hot Springs, Emerald Springs, Northern Territory, 0847.
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