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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 402 009 688
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All reviewsfood stallswatch the sunsetthursday nightmindil marketsbeautiful sunsetdry seasonnice beachsunset marketgreat marketcraft stallsgreat foodthe sun setarts and craftsstall holdersfor saleplenty of foodlaksa
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We arrived at Mindil Market and grabbed a spot on the beach for the sunset. We then went off and collected some food from the huge selection of stalls, there's plenty of choice for everyone. We then ate our food and watched the sun go...More

Thank Daddybear3
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of Darwin’s must too place to go if visiting Darwin. The best place to see the sun set and August is timing perfect. Heaps of food types at resonalable price. Expected in to be be packed as I am sure all the locals have...More

Thank Lindsay S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful beach with amazing sunsets, and the markets on Thursday and Sunday in the dry season are a must. Beach does get crowded at sunset, and for some weird reason people clap when the sun goes down... 🤷‍♀️

Thank JessVZ
Reviewed 3 days ago

The beach itself is quite pretty but the draw card here is the sunset which is quite spectacular. Combine a visit here with a day on which the markets are held and you have a wonderful evening activity as you can buy some great food...More

Thank Grant13
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beside the beach with spectacular sunsets. Also walking distance to the Casino. Plenty of food offerings as well as Nic-Nacs

Thank Montmorencytraveller
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Loved atmosphere. Wonderful selection of craft and food stalls.. From the usual to the unusual.. Bigger than i remembered

Thank midwaytwo
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoy the idyllic weather each evening with hundreds or thousands watching the sun set. Can be combined with the markets held twice a week. This was Sunday and Thursday at the time of our visit.

Thank Neil A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Mindil Beach is only a short taxi ride ($11-12) or a public bus ride to get there. It is an excellent place to view a sunset over the water. However, if you go there on a Sunday afternoon, there is a market on which has...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went on a Sunday night this is smaller than the normal Thursday night but still good fun... a must if you visit Darwin. The sunset from the beach is wonderful. The different food options for tea is over whelming in a good way. Tried...More

Thank Christine N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to the night market and then watched the sunset over the ocean. Truly lovely and well worth the visit.

Thank Sandy M
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C R
28 October 2017|
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Response from Madeleine F | Reviewed this property |
Hi there we went on the Sunday. Just beautiful. Food was great, stalls were good and it was packed. Great start to a new week. I haven't been on a Thursday so I cannot compare. Enjoy
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Chris H
12 April 2016|
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
Sadly for ou guys they at to ope until the 28th of Aprii..
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2 June 2015|
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Response from ph s | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if you can catch a bus from Mindil Beach to the airport. You can take the bus from Mindil Beach to the city Transit Centre at Mitchell Street and catch the airport shuttle bus to the airport. But, you have to... More
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