Mary River Houseboats are situated on the calm waters of Corroboree Billabong, approximately ninety minutes drive southeast from Darwin. Come and experience the beauty of the wetlands and the wilderness of this pristine river system. Whether it be exploring, fishing or sightseeing, do it from the comfort of your own houseboat. Cruise aboard Houseboats with showers, gas barbeques, fridges, double suites, single bunks and more! Party Boats are great for groups of up to ten or twenty and Leisure Boats are suited for groups of six or less. Fishing boats are available too, great for fishing runoffs and the Rockhole.
The Northern Territories Corroboree Billabong is part of a network of Billabongs formed along the Mary River once the wet season "run-off" is over.
More than 40 kilometres of waterways becomes a protected gathering place for a vast variety of wetland wildlife including the famous Barramundi.
Large populations of Saltwater crocodiles are found here too, even buffalo and wild horses have been spotted on the banks.
Many varieties of migratory birds can be seen and heard, such as magpie geese, owls and black cockatoos.
Rainbow Fish, Saratoga and Tarpon fish species are also common in the Billabong.
The vegetation consists of a range of pandanas, paperbarks and water lilly as well as many wetland reeds and grasses.