Sail across the harbour from Darwin to the Tiwi Islands, glide across wetlands and spot local wildlife, or cool off under a waterfall in Litchfield National Park, you'll be spoiled for choice in this very special city.
There are more crocodiles in the Northern Territory than anywhere else in the world, so jump in a boat or visit a park and meet the real locals.
Take a cruise or join a fishing charter and experience the lush Mary River wetlands, a thriving microcosm of Top End wildlife, birds and fish.
Discover misty waterfalls and lush waterholes, hit the trail in a 4WD, or take it nice and slow and wander through Litchfield National Park on foot.
With national parks only a few hours away, walking trails are a great way of getting out there and appreciating nature, wildlife and indigenous culture.
Galleries in the Darwin region are as fascinating and diverse as the artworks they hold. See post modernism and ancient carvings in the one afternoon.
Whether you're on the road or off, hiking, sailing or in the air, there's something for everyone in Darwin. Get out there and see it for yourself.
Live it up with Darwin's relaxed vibes, tropical weather and seemingly never-ending art and culture events, sporting festivals, and buzzing outdoor markets. Top it off with a Mindil Beach sunset.
Aboriginal Dreamtime, tales of pioneering spirit and immigration, and WWII survival stories are just part of the region's captivating history.
Discover the wealth and diversity of the region's indigenous culture and hear the ancient Dreamtime stories that will enrich your Top End experience.
From the sparkling harbour and WWII history to the city's Asian-influenced food and tropical outdoor lifestyle, Darwin is an adventurers' paradise.
Take a trip across the water from Darwin to discover the beautiful Tiwi Islands and find out why they are nicknamed the 'Island of Smiles'.
Take a trip to Australia's largest national park and discover Aboriginal rock art sites and exotic landscapes teeming with wildlife.
There's heaps to explore in West Arnhem Land including Garig Gunak Barlu National Park & Seven Spirit Bay, Injalak art centre, Mt Borradaile and more.
Kick off your Katherine adventure in the NT's third-largest town. Try a spot of caving, join a river cruise, or fly over the stunning Katherine Gorge.
Grab your fishing rod and camping gear and explore the thermal springs, gorges, swimming holes and barramundi hot spots all around the region.
Visit the small pastoral town of Mataranka, made famous by the novel We of the Never Never and renowned for its sandy-bottomed thermal pool.
Fly, swim, walk or sail? You'll be amazed by what Darwin and the surrounding region has to offer. All you have to do is get out there and live it.
The Top End is teeming with exotic birdlife, mammals, reptiles and marine life. Get ready for some inspiring nature and wildlife experiences.
Experience the rich culture of traditional and contemporary Aboriginal art, and be amazed by the stories behind the region's history and heritage.
Hit the roads out of Darwin to discover the region's stunning national parks, pristine river systems and abundance of nature and wildlife.
A holiday the whole family will enjoy; from wildlife parks and markets to wave pools and waterholes, you’ll have a family adventure to last a lifetime.
From sparkling Darwin Harbour and the Mary River wetlands to the Tiwi Islands and the Dundee Coast, the Darwin region is an angler's paradise.
The Darwin Life and Home Expo is organised by Darwin Life Magazine and showcases Darwin lifestyle and living.
With a broad range of exhibitors ranging from fashions to furnishing, food and wine, beauty,...
Test your fishing skills against the elusive barramundi.
The Territory Freshwater Fly Fishing Open is a catch, measure and release competition held at the beautiful Corroboree Billabong, part of the renowned...
There is a character and charm to this event that is distinctively Darwin.
The Freds Pass Rural Show, on Darwin's outskirts, is an annual event with over 200 exhibitors. Highlights include a country music...
The Paspaley Darwin - Star Ball, is a fundraiser for the Starlight Children's Foundation. This year the event will be themed as The Mask of Mystery so dress to mysteriously impress. There will be live...
Join in the thrill of a women's-only, fishing competition.
The Reel Women Barra Classic is one of two Northern Territory ladies-only fishing tournaments, with the main focus on encouraging women to participate...
This walk is Darwin's biggest day out for animal lovers and everyone is welcome to participate, whether you have a dog or not.
It's a family fun day, where you and your pet can mingle, chat and celebrate...
The Northern Territory Government presents the People's Choice BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival, 21 May 2016.
BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival is an annual all age's event featuring some of Australia's best...
Celebrate our thriving and successful multicultural community by joining the picnic atmosphere at the Darwin Waterfront.
There will be food, entertainment, come and try activities and you can make a floating...
The world-beating Australian women's hockey team will take on India, New Zealand and Japan in the tournament from May 30 to June 5. The Tournament will be the Hockeyroos final hit-out in Australia, and...
Celebrate the Queen's Birthday weekend at the Top Half Folk Festival - at Mary River Park, about 110km east of Darwin
The festival features two main evening concerts, afternoon concerts, workshops, presentations,...
Join in the excitement of a traditional country race meeting.
The Adelaide River Races, set in beautiful shady grounds, feature a seven-race program, with TAB and bookie facilities on site. Bar and food...
Join in the thrill of a rodeo, camp draft and rural show.
The Adelaide River Show, in the Adelaide River township south of Darwin, features a rodeo, polocrosse, gymkhana and camp draft as well as competitions...
Whether you are an experienced runner, recreational jogger or a social walker have some fun, be active and join this community event.
Join us in 2016, for the 43rd NT City2Surf.
We're using the same...
Have some family fun at a local Mud Crab and Fishing Competition.
Held in conjunction with the Milne Volunteer Bushfire Brigade, the Bynoe Harbour Camp-Out Fishing and Crabbing Competition is a great...
Parramatta Eels vs Gold Coast Titans, Darwin - Saturday June 11
Parramatta Eels are travelling to the Northern Territory for the Round 14 match against the Gold Coast Titans. The Eels will play against...
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