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Fogg Dam Conservation Reserve

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We visited Fog Dam at the end of the Wet Season, the Dam was still very high and the flowers were... read more

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Carly W
serene resting area

As a stop along the road to Darwin this wide open area is a serene resing area with a small latform... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Fogg Dam Conservation Reserve is one of several parks in the lower Adelaide River catchment that provide havens for wildlife in Darwin's developing rural fringe. One of the few wetland systems accessible to visitors all year round. Enjoy the many...more
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Arnhem Highway, Humpty Doo, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited Fog Dam at the end of the Wet Season, the Dam was still very high and the flowers were spectacular ... awesome place to get some amazing photos!

Thank Carly W
Reviewed 4 days ago

As a stop along the road to Darwin this wide open area is a serene resing area with a small latform over the water where we had our lunch. With a good tele lens on your camera you can make nice pictures of the several...More

Thank huys25
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing taster of the wetlands and definitely worth a visit. Lucky enough to see a little turtle crossing the track and a large bat flying through the canopy. The wetlands was home to so many different birds and insects. We weren’t lucky enough to...More

Thank fleurbrown
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Not much too it but great views across the wetlands and superb wildlife and plants. Worth a quick 5 minute stop on your way to the wetlands.

Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Always something a little different to see on the wetlands. Lotus in bloom at the moment and if you look carefully there is a deep blue water lily in flower. Bird varieties at the moment are Darters aka snake birds, Pelicans, Egrets, Terns and ducks....More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Just a short drive off the main road. You can drive across the dam or walk. Lots of bird life, Lillie’s and wetlands. Good parking. Short walks. Worth a quick look.

Thank MarkE20
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Fogg dam was our first stop after leaving Darwin. I was not sure what to expect, but since it was on the way we decided to give it a try. The walk to the platforms is beautiful, very peaceful and on a bright sunny day...More

Thank SabySG
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Great place to go if you want to see some wild life, lots of birds, walk are easy, and there is lots to see.

Thank lagfleur
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Fogg Dam remains one of my favourite birding sites. Disappointingly, on this visit we were unable to access the multi-level lookout on the far side of the dam wall, due to a washaway. Not sure when this occurred or how long the road has been...More

Thank kenbarbwilson
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Certainly off the beaten track and hence not very busy. This is great for those who visit as you can take in the ambience and wildlife. Great boardwalks get you to the waterlily covered lagoons.

Thank Barossa-Epicure
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Toptourist53
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Response from RPWMJG | Reviewed this property |
If you are looking for water lilly flowers. Most have finished by July. However as we are stiil getting rain some lillies are still in flower now.and there may still be some still in flower in July. Fogg dam or corroboree... More
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