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.
Join the family fun of the annual Palmerston Festival.
Each year the community celebrates the city of Palmerston with a festival showcasing the young, fast growing city with entertainment, exhibitions...
Darwin will host the first World Beer Tour as part of a World Beer tour organised by Edgy Global showcasing over 40 beers from around the world with many tastings available.
From 12 noon to 4pm will be...
The skies come alive during these nine days and you can participate or watch.
Skydivers will celebrate the 32nd Territory Rel Week by converging in Batchelor to make over 2,500 parachute descents from...
Territory Made Pop Up Upmarkets is the Territory's newest cultural event. Explore the rich tapestry of stalls showcasing handcrafted wares created in the Territory by Territorians.
Wares that are designed...
The Darwin International Film Festival, or DIFF, brings the latest in international films to Darwin over 8 luscious Top End nights and 12 screenings.
DIFF is held at Deckchair Cinema, Darwin's premier...
Elastic is the outcome of an artist research exchange, which took place in Timor-Leste (East Timor) in 2012. Two Australian artists (Narelle Jubelin and Fiona MacDonald) and two Timorese artists (Victor...
Most people enjoy a good party, so it with great pleasure that the Latino NT Association announces that it will be holding its annual Latin Party. The party will start at 6.15pm and features a live band,...
Exhibition of digital photography art of Northern Territory Landscapes by Leon Blignault. The artist has lived in Darwin for nearly 30 years and has developed a unique style of art using digital photography....
Enjoy a great weekend of fun and rivalry whilst participating in this saltwater fishing competition.
The Darwin Trailer Boat Club Blue Water Classic is a both a catch-and-release and weigh-in event for...
The fun and festivities of the Oktoberfest return to the lawns of SKYCITY Darwin.
Uncover a slice of Germany at SKYCITY Darwin when frauleins serve beer and schnapps to the sounds of Bavarian fanfare...
A road race like no other, the World Solar Challenge participants will traverse more than 3,000 kilometres of the Australian continent from tropical Darwin to Adelaide, in cars powered by only the sun....
Experience the atmosphere and flavours of the famous Mindil Beach sunset markets.
The tropical sunset markets run every Thursday and Sunday evening between May and October. The markets have a multitude...
The City of Palmerston is pleased to present the Flic Nics program for 2015. The picturesque Sanctuary Lakes will be transformed into a FREE outdoor cinema, giving residents and their guests the chance...
The mighty billfish and fighting Spanish mackerel species are the targeted fish in this challenge.
Darwin Game Fishing Club’s annual Billfish Classic is a three day tag, photograph and release competition,...
The 15th annual Fist Full of Films Festival is proudly presented by the Darwin Film Society at Deckchair Cinema Darwin.
The NT's short film and music clip competition, awards and film festival.
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