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Darwin Cenotaph

| The Esplanade, Bicentennial Park, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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| The Esplanade, Bicentennial Park, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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"dawn service"
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"who lost their lives"
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"great memorial"
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"interested in military history"
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"men and women"
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"lovely park"
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"worth a visit"
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"plaques"
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"esplanade"
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"wars"
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"anzac"
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

A great memorial ovrlooking the harbour to all who have died in vain defending our country. Very interesting and vry well kept. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

Went to the commemoration of the Bombing of Darwin. As always Darwin City Council hosted a spectacular event and recreation of original bombing. Well organised with plenty of seating and water provided. I am always so impressed with the increasing number of school children that...More

Thank Eve S
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Reviewed February 14, 2018

The Cenotaph is set in a large park and shows many different aspects of live and of course the men and women who fell during war and conflict. There is also a memorial for Police, Fire, Ambulance and other emergency services. The peaceful surroundings gives...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2018

A wonderful memorial to those who lost their lives in our various wars... Surrounded by a beautiful park and look out to a pretty coastline and Anzac walkway with plaques remembering specific events and people...

Thank K C
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Reviewed January 9, 2018

This was situated across from our apartment which was handy .The Cenotaph is a reminder off all those whole perished ,there are also commemorative wall mounted plaques .

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Reviewed December 13, 2017

Wandered the Bicenntenial Path from end to end taking n the various hostoric monuments or memorials, then into the government building precinct before heading down to the waterfront. The Cenotaph is in the park, overlooking the bay, semishaded (needed it in December) with concrete path...More

Thank 188petere
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Reviewed October 7, 2017

It is lively walking through the shady area of the Esplanade where there are lots of war memorials and a police one too.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

This is a must see memorial to those who protected Australia from the Top End. Situated overlooking the harbour is is easily accessible to all

Thank Poppy W
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

This Cenotaph and the entrance area to it are mind numbing. The lives lost and the amount of raids this place endured by the Japanese is fittingly put together in a memorial. It would take a fair amount of time to immerse yourself and read...More

Thank Natalie1964
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Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Australia marks it loss in such beautiful and dignified ways. This Cenotaph is a version that speaks volumes without words. Take five minutes to read the plaques and then reflect that you are able to.....lest we forget

Thank PMQuestions
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