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Address: Maria Liveris Drive | Mindil Beach, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Phone Number: (08) 8981 3454
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Great markets, plus bonus beach sunset

Be prepared as this place packs out! Sunsets are always beautiful, so bring a chair and something to drink, and watch it right on the beach, only negative is you then have to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Queensland, Australia
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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This was such a disappointment, it might be good if you have never been to a night market before, however it was just full of rubbish, tacky tourist items and the food stalls were just fair ground standard. If you have experienced a Cambodian night market or if fact any other market in any other country you will be disappointed.... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Lots of eating options. Stay away from the sorbet... it is just fruit puree in shaved ice. waste of cash.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This is one of those "gottadoit" things. Plenty of food to choose from, lots of crafts with a Top End feel - stuff that makes sense in Darwin & translates well. Got some warm weather casual clothes here. Gets pretty busy towards sunset, but it feels a happy place. Shouldn't miss it.

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dunedin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This was a great market especially for food. Grab something to eat and sit on the beach and watch the beautiful sunset. Heaps of people when we went, the beer can regatta was on that weekend.

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Perth, WA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Come here on a Sunday afternoon at 4pm the arts and crafts are all super and original, no cheap Asian stuff here. Then there's the endless array of different food nationalities on offer, all fresh, hot and very reasonably priced. Finish it off with a choice of fresh fruit drinks and then head to the beach at 6.30 to see... More 

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Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Be prepared as this place packs out! Sunsets are always beautiful, so bring a chair and something to drink, and watch it right on the beach, only negative is you then have to carry your chair through the markets unless you managed to get a park close by. Plenty of arts and crafts, heaps of food varieties, plus more! The... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

We have been on the Sunday where the "Beer Can Regatta" was on. Market full of people, great food experience. The Wild Barra and Garlic Banana Prawns served in the bamboo plate stood out and really resonate well with me for such an atmosphere. Quality product and responsible service - not just all plastic or foam plates. Oyster nice and... More 

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Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

The markets are a great place to visit the first time you come to Darwin. The food is fantastic, sunset from the beach awesome and the stalls offer some good present options for those back home. I would highly recommend you check out Kate Eagles paintings (if she is there) - they are quirky and unusual. Parking can be a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Had the most delicious beef laska, and then watched the sunset from the beach. Meals were maximum $10 - $12. Would highly recommend to get dinner and watch the sunset.

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Wow and the Mindil Beach Markets are fantastic for food and clothes and arts and crafts.You also get to see the sunset on the beach but be warned they get absolutely crowded.

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Address: Maria Liveris Drive | Mindil Beach, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Phone Number: (08) 8981 3454
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin

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