Birding Northern Territory: Kakadu National Park and More Premier Birding Guide Biographical Sketch

Luke Paterson

Luke Paterson, finds guests their target species and experiences using 17 years of local guiding expertise in the region. Luke’s attention to detail and amazing ability to spot wildlife has earned him a reputation for having ‘hawk-eyes’. Luke is one of the most well-known bird guides for northern Australia. Luke has built his reputation and industry experience over 17 dedicated years, the majority from guiding exceptional tours in remote outback Northern Territory and Western Australia (Kimberley Region) locations.

Luke’s knowledge of the natural and cultural environments of these areas is immense. His attention to detail and amazing ability to spot wildlife from afar has earned him a reputation for having ‘hawk eyes’. Guests and past employees commend his professionalism, reliability and great company on tour. Having met and worked with so many people, Luke is highly adaptable and pleasantly delivers his work in ways that suit everyone’s needs.

More Details:

Contact in the USA: Charles:

Forms and payments should be mailed to:

Charles Thornton-Kolbe (in Denver, Colorado)

Toll Free: (from USA or Canada): 


Telephone: 720-320-1974



2443 South University

Suit 199

Denver, CO 80210


Partnership For International Birding


PO Box 219

Olyphant, PA 18447

Contact in the UK: Jennifer De Souza:

Jennifer De Souza (in Suffolk, England) 

Telephone: +44 755 214 2976


The Roost, Leiston Road




IP17 3NS