Mindil Beach, Darwin

4.4
#1 of 163 in Outdoors in Northern Territory
Come to Mindil Beach for the sunset and stay for the shopping. After you count the different hues in the sky as the sun goes behind the horizon, wander among hundreds of stalls selling art, crafts, jewelry, and over 1,200 different food items from five continents. The Sunset Markets run here every Tuesday and Thursday from the end of April to the end of October. With our online itinerary creator, Darwin attractions like Mindil Beach can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Not just your average market. It has a great variety of food, atmosphere and soul. Make sure you visit and allow time to chill. Perfect for the gift to take home  more »
  • Since my last visit, Dec 2016 there seems to be more vendors, that is food vendors. A good selection and good quality of native art and crafts. Exceptionally busy as there was a promotion of car racin...  more »
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  • Mindil Beach a must place to visit if you are in Darwin. Great choices of food and breathtaking views. It's full of people, culture and has great vibes. There is seasonal Mindil Beach Market. This market is the largest in Darwin and by far one of the best markets I have ever been to.
  • If you're in Darwin you have to see a sunset at Mindil Beach. Get yourself a lime and ginger juice at the market and pick a spot to enjoy the changing colors.

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