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Our NT Birding Specialists have a drive and passion rarely seen and they are dedicated to showing you the best of the Territory, including some of the amazing rare and beautiful bird species of the NT!
A local birder from Katherine, Mick Jerram specialises in the surounding rivers and woodlands of the Top End's Tropical Savannah. Mick's company, NT immersions, provides opportunities to see over 230 species including local specialties such as Gouldian Finch, Hooded Parrot, Northern Crested Shrike-tit and Red Goshawk. Birders can spend an intensive 1 day 'Big Day Out' or encompass the wider region for between 3 and 10 days.
Luke has built his tourism industry experience and reputation over 16 years, guiding exceptional tours in remote outback Northern Territory. Luke has an in depth knowledge of the natural and cultural environments of these areas. His attention to detail and amazing ability to spot wildlife from a far has earned him a reputation for having 'hawk eyes'. Guests and past employers commend his professionalism, reliability and great company on tour.
Laurie, originally from New Zealand, now calls the beautiful city of Darwin home and is a passionate and self-taught Nature and Bird photographer. Laurie specialises in finding rare and endemic birds that are usually hard to find and sharing with his clients. With over 8 years of local knowledge of Darwin and surrounds, Laurie will be able to find some life birds in some amazing areas that only the locals know about.
Mike Jarvis has been a nature enthusiast from earliest memories. On visiting Darwin for the first time, Mike was amazed to find the bush alive with new sounds and unfamiliar trees. Mike built up a working knowledge of the bird species and their calls and took over Experience the Wild taking birding tours out of Darwin. With decades of research, observation and wildlife experiences behind him, he enjoys the privilege of sharing this with others by leading tours to wild places in Darwin and the Top End.