Top Darwin Experiences to Introduce you to the North

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by Hertz AU - 07 July 2017

Darwin is a laid-back, tropical city perched on Australia’s top end. The most isolated capital city in the country, it’s a vibrant paradise that provides endless attractionsfornature-lovers andfoodies alike.

Make the most of your stay in Darwin by visiting these top attractions:

Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

The city pays respect to its Indigenous heritage in the Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory. With its extensive collection of dot and bark paintings from around the area, it’s a crucial celebration of local arts and culture.

Royal Flying Doctor Service Museum

This museum provides an exploration of Darwin’s history, covering everything from the 1942 bombings to the history of healthcare throughout the area. The Royal Flying Doctor Service is the premier medical provider in the region, with planes flying to sick and injured people in isolated locations to provide safe and efficient care. Explore the history of this vital resource at the museum.

Crocosaurus Cove

Get close – but not too close – to some of these prehistoric creatures at Crocosaurus Cove. This aquarium-style exhibit gives visitors the chance to meet some of these scaly beasts in person. If you’re game, you can take to the waters on an environmentally-friendly cruise to really get up close and personal with them.

Mindil Beach Sunset Market

Running every Thursday and Sunday, the Mindil Beach Sunset Market is a melting pot of international cuisines, locally made art and jewellery and beautiful clothing. Spend the evening underneath the stars and support this thriving local industry.