Fogg Dam Conservation Reserve, Humpty Doo

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The Fogg Dam Conservation Reserve is a protected area consisting of a wetland area approximately 70 km (43 mi) east of Darwin in the Northern Territory of Australia. It lies within the Adelaide and Mary River Floodplains, which is an Important Bird Area.

It attracts a wide range of local and migratory water birds and other wildlife including one of the largest populations of snakes within Australia (including the Water Python and Death Adder), and includes several raised observation platforms.

Saltwater Crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus) and Freshwater Crocodiles (Crocodylus johnstoni) can be seen at Fogg Dam all year around.

Fogg Dam is open 24/7/365.
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  • Well worth a trip to spend a few hours at this lovely spot. I got there around 5pm and parked just before the dam itself. From there I did the 1hr Woodlands to Waterlilies walk which takes you...  more »
  • If you are a birdwatcher definitely go to Fogg Dam. We saw alot of birds there. However I definitely can't stand the insane weather of 38-39 degrees in December. And we parked outside and walked in...  more »
  • So great to experience this wonderful Wetland area. Fresh Water Croc...a Water buffalo..Kites...Corella...all seen in a short space of time.
  • INCREDIBLE ~ facts and figures of this beautiful view of Lotus Lillie's all in bloom. Great for bird lovers and like.
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