Tolmer Falls

Take the trail walk around the rim of the falls or the accessible path to the viewing decks of Tolmer Falls

Tolmer Falls in Litchfield National Park is a large waterfall that can be admired from a viewing platform accessible to people of all abilities.

From the carpark the viewing platform is a short 400m walk along a sealed pathway.

The top time to see Tolmer Falls is during the wet season when the water is flowing at its best.

Swimming and camping is not allowed.

Check if the site is open

Tolmer Falls

Activity / SiteStatusComments Forecast opening
Tolmer Falls access Open   -


Tolmer Falls

Length of the walk
Distance 1.6km return
Time 45 minutes
Grade Grade 3 - moderate

Start at Tolmer Falls Lookout.

This is a pleasant alternative route back to the car park from the lookout. It takes you through typical Top End sandstone country and along Tolmer Creek.

Swimming is not allowed.

Litchfleld National Park, Litchfield Park Road, Batchelor
08 8999 3947
Safety information

Prepare and stay safe in parks and reserves. Check forecast temperatures before you visit.

  • Disabled access
  • Information signs
  • Public toilets
  • ECD
  • Walking
  • Picnic
  • Sightseeing
  • No swimming

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Last updated: 23 February 2022

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