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Aboriginal Fine Arts Gallery

Aboriginal Fine Arts Gallery

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Visit the Aboriginal Fine Arts Gallery in Knuckey Street, Darwin, and browse around a range of traditional and contemporary Aboriginal art and craft. View Aboriginal paintings, wor...more

Administrator's Offices and Cell Block

Administrator's Offices and Cell Block

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This is the site of the 1870 Palmerston Police Station and cells. The original buildings were of crude timber and disintegrated because of white ants. In 1881, the stone cells at t...more

Aquascene

Aquascene

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Ever thought of feeding fish in the ocean, at Doctors Gully, right in the heart of Darwin, is Aquascene, where hundreds of fish come to shore at high tide to be fed by hand. The da...more

Australian Aviation Heritage Centre

Australian Aviation Heritage Centre

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Boasting dozens of aircrafts, engines and plane crash remnants, the Australian Aviation Heritage Centre is the best place in Darwin for anyone with their head in the clouds. The en...more

Bicentennial Park

Bicentennial Park

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Perched on the cliffs of Darwin Harbour along The Esplanade, Bicentennial Park is a good place to catch a sea breeze or spend an afternoon following the WWII walking trail, picnick...more

Browns Mart

Browns Mart

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Browns Mart, located in the centre of Darwin, is on the national heritage list, preserved as a place of interest. First built in 1885 as an emporium and market, it later housed a n...more

Casuarina Coastal Reserve

Casuarina Coastal Reserve

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Casuarina Coastal Reserve protects a large coastal area in Darwin's northern suburbs. The Reserve is popular for its white sandy beaches, shady picnic areas, cycle paths, mountain ...more

Casuarina Square

Casuarina Square

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Casuarina Square has approximately 200 stores and is the largest shopping complex in Darwin, offering a wide range of specialty stores, a food court and a seven screen cinema compl...more

Casuarina Square

Casuarina Square

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With over 190 stores and retailers, including Kmart, Big W, Woolworths and Coles, Casuarina Square has something for everyone. We also have a wide variety of specialty retailers, o...more

Chan Contemporary Art Space

Chan Contemporary Art Space

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The Chan Contemporary Art Space is a demonstration of the Territory Government's commitment to supporting Territory's cultural environment. The exhibition space will increase aware...more

Charles Darwin National Park

Charles Darwin National Park

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Lying on Darwin's Frances Bay, Charles Darwin National Park protects one of Australia's most significant wetlands, important woodlands and local indigenous and WWII histories. E...more

Christ Church Cathedral Precinct

Christ Church Cathedral Precinct

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This precinct is highly valued by the community for a range of social, historic and architectural reasons. It consists of the Christ Church Cathedral (completed in 1977), the adja...more

Commonwealth Bank Building, Darwin.

Commonwealth Bank Building, Darwin.

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The former Commonwealth bank is significant as a symbol of the federal government's Civil and Defence Works Programme of the late 1930s. Displaying elements of Art Deco styling, t...more

Crocodylus Park and Zoo

Crocodylus Park and Zoo

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Crocodylus Park & Zoo, located only 15 minutes from Darwin's CBD, gives you a full NT outback experience in the city. It is the best place in to come face to face with the largest...more

Crocosaurus Cove

Crocosaurus Cove

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Crocosaurus Cove is a tourism venture which commenced operations on the 15th of July 2008. The 3 storey attraction occupies almost an entire city block and allows visitors to witne...more

CWA Red Cross Shop

CWA Red Cross Shop

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The site is a ground level rendered brick and concrete structure built as an office and club rooms. The building has undergone extensive change over the years. None of the origin...more

Darwin Cenotaph War Memorial

Darwin Cenotaph War Memorial

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The Darwin Cenotaph commemorates Australian men and women who have served in conflicts in which Australia has been involved. The memorial was originally erected outside Governm...more

Darwin Community Arts

Darwin Community Arts

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Darwin Community Arts (DCA) is a non-profit, incorporated Association that focuses on community-based arts and cultural development. DCA began as Brown's Mart Community Arts Pro...more

Darwin Entertainment Centre

Darwin Entertainment Centre

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Darwin Entertainment Centre is the principal live entertainment venue in the Top End of the Northern Territory. Located in the heart of the city, the Darwin Entertainment Centre ho...more

Darwin Entertainment Precinct

Darwin Entertainment Precinct

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A visit to Darwin Airport Central is the ultimate adrenalin-filled attraction exclusive to Northern Territory and an absolute must see with any visit to Darwin. Located in the he...more

Darwin Flyboarding

Darwin Flyboarding

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Experience the feeling flying over the water at one of the most beautiful and ideal locations to flyboard in Australia. Now operating at the Darwin Waterfront Lagoon, flyboardin...more

Darwin Golf Club

Darwin Golf Club

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Play a round on the tropical 18-hole championship course at Darwin Golf Club. As well as a manicured tropical course and a relaxing restaurant overlooking the lawns, the club hires...more

Darwin Harbour

Darwin Harbour

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Dotted with sunken ships from World War II, Cyclone Tracy and confiscated Indonesian fishing vessels, Darwin Harbour is surrounded by scenic mangroves and pristine tidal waters, me...more

Darwin Military Museum

Darwin Military Museum

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The Darwin Military Museum is located at East Point adjacent to the Defence of Darwin Experience. The site is within a heritage listed area that contains WWII fortifications. The...more

Darwin Recreation Lagoon

Darwin Recreation Lagoon

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Dive into the saltwater Recreation Lagoon and frolic under its fountain or just float around awhile. Wriggle your toes in the sand, and join throngs of others lounging, under trees...more

Darwin Turf Club

Darwin Turf Club

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Nestled in the lush, tropical surrounds of Fannie Bay in Darwin’s Top End, the Darwin Turf Club is famed for the running of the Carlton Mid Darwin Cup, the crescendo of an eight-...more

Darwin Waterfront

Darwin Waterfront

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The footbridge at the end of Smith Street is like a gateway to leisure-land. Alight the elevator at the Darwin Waterfront and enter a world of lush lawns, swimming lagoons and wate...more

Darwin Wave Lagoon

Darwin Wave Lagoon

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Catch a wave at Darwin's coolest Waterfront attraction: the Wave Pool. Here, a palm-fringed swimming pool turns into a tube-riding, boogie-boarding bucket of fun when the siren sig...more

Deckchair Cinema

Deckchair Cinema

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The Deckchair Cinema is a majestic open air cinema situated on the gorgeous Darwin Harbour. The cinema operates seven nights a week from mid April to mid November, screening a dive...more

Defence of Darwin Experience

Defence of Darwin Experience

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In the 1960s, the Royal Australian Artillery Association (NT), took action over the vandalising of the 9.2-inch gun emplacements of East Point. These guns, together with many six-i...more

Department of Arts and Museums

Department of Arts and Museums

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The Department of Arts and Museums (DoAM) brings together cultural and collecting institutions from across the Territory, as well as the Territory's film office and the arts fundin...more

di CROCO

di CROCO

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Take home a little local luxury with Australian saltwater crocodile skin accessories from di CROCO. Unique to Darwin these luxury goods are made from skins sourced in the Northe...more

East Point Reserve

East Point Reserve

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East Point Reserve is Darwin's largest park area. It is popular with locals and visitors for its safe year-round saltwater swimming at Lake Alexander, military history, and the uni...more

Elevated Boutique

Elevated Boutique

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Elevate your home, health and heart with a visit to this Darwin favourite where gorgeous gifts, eclectic jewellery and cool Summer fashion go hand in hand with massage, beauty and ...more

Em Bella

Em Bella

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Drift into this newcomer in the Star Village Arcade to discover dreamy locally designed jewellery and a range of light and summery clothing perfect for Darwin climes. Em Bella's cr...more

Fannie Bay Gaol

Fannie Bay Gaol

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Opened in September 1883, Fannie Bay Gaol was Darwin's main prison for almost 100 years until 1979, when prisoners were relocated to the correctional facility located in Berrimah. ...more

Fannie Bay Gaol

Fannie Bay Gaol

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Fannie Bay Gaol operated as Her Majesty’s Gaol and Labour Prison from 1883 until 1979. The original buildings comprised two blocks with 16 cells, a washhouse and a kitchen. A s...more

Framed Art Gallery

Framed Art Gallery

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Take home a piece of original Darwin design from Frame Gallery, a large gallery specialising in Australian fine art and craft including sculpture, woodwork, ceramics, blown glass, ...more

Frances Bay Explosives Complex

Frances Bay Explosives Complex

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The complex consists of a number of concrete stores buildings of various sizes built in areas excavated from the cliffs along Tiger Brennan Drive. Access is obtained from Stoddart ...more

Frog Hollow

Frog Hollow

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Frog Hollow is highly valued by the Darwin community for its social, industrial relations and educational associations. It is valued as natural parkland in the central city area. ...more

Gardens Park Golf Links

Gardens Park Golf Links

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Welcome to Gardens Park Golf Links. A green paradise in the CBD of Darwin. Enjoy our 9 hole, Par 34 course set amongst 55 acres. Gardens Park Golf Links can cater for your recre...more

Gardens Road Cemetery

Gardens Road Cemetery

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Gardens Cemetery was opened in 1919 after the closure of Palmerston Cemetery on Goyder Road and was Darwin's main cemetery up until 1970. There are many different types of graves, ...more

Gardens Tennis

Gardens Tennis

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Gardens Tennis is the largest and one of the most successful community tennis centres in Darwin. The facility is located in the heart of thriving Darwin and consists of 12 hard cou...more

George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens

George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens

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Take a walk through the George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens to see a magnificent display of plants from northern Australia and tropical areas around the world. There are extensive...more

Government House, Darwin

Government House, Darwin

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Government House was the first ‘grand’ public building constructed in Darwin after white settlement in 1869 and is symbolic of the NT’s constitutional development. Original...more

Harmony Day Spa Darwin and Anti Aging Clinic

Harmony Day Spa Darwin and Anti Aging Clinic

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Blending beauty and wellness treatments ensures a holistic approach to not only looking good, but feeling great at any age. The Harmony Darwin Day Spa creates a safe haven for t...more

Holmes Jungle Nature Park

Holmes Jungle Nature Park

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Located on the fringe of the city's northern suburbs, the park is popular with picnickers, walkers and birders at any time of the year. Cyclists and horseriders are welcome, on a s...more

Indo Pacific Marine

Indo Pacific Marine

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Indo Pacific Marine is a unique exhibition which promotes their man-made onshore marine ecosystems, highlighting the exclusive features of the coral reefs. Indo Pacific Marine is t...more

John McDouall Stuart 150th Anniversary

John McDouall Stuart 150th Anniversary

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The site at the Bark Hut Inn on the Arnhem Highway, consists of a plaque dedicated in 2012, marking the site where Stuart and his party camped on 11 July 1862. The plaque commemor...more

Lake Alexander

Lake Alexander

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Lake Alexander is a man-made lake that provides safe swimming throughout the year, and is a popular picnic and barbecue stop. Lake Alexander is part of Darwin's East Point Reserve,...more