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Nui Dat hill

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Nui Dat (Núi Đất) is a former 1st Australian Task Force (1 ATF) base now part of Ba Ria city in Ba Ria–Vung Tau province, Vietnam. It is not the name of an official ward, it just means "dirt hill"
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National Route 2, Ba Ria 790000, Vietnam
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Reviewed July 14, 2019

Once 1st Australian Task Force military base (1ATF Base), including Luscombe Airfield, this was home to the Australian military during the Vietnam War. There are still remnants of the runway in the town, and the hill that is Nui Dat looks as it does in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Steve W
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

We live fairly close to this historical site and have passed by innumerable times; unfortunately there is no signage indicating its location much less a plaque describing its significance. It is a beautiful location. The airfield is easily recognizable as is the pond but there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank eugenemt
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

was very moving seeing where the Australian base was had a local guide he was very informed and supplied flowers to a lot over grown but he had pictures from that period and had nothing but respect for the ozzies saw the school the built...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank E5804FZrobertt
ASIATRAVELHOLIDAY, General Manager at Nui Dat hill, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Dear Robert Thank you very much for your kind comment after your trip to visit there. It is still the most expected destination for most Australians and families. Indeed, the Vietnam war has ended so long ago, but these trips will help both sides, countries...More

Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

This is Autralian Camp in the past. However, our driver lost the way. We can not see much as advertised. Until we catched and followed the other car with tour guide everything was much better.More

Date of experience: July 2018
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ASIATRAVELHOLIDAY, Manager at Nui Dat hill, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you. Should book the tour with local travel agent or local tour guide to have a better trip. With their knodge about this area, guest will see more history and the phtos that involve in the old battle field. Thank you very much Do...More

Reviewed January 28, 2018

One of my sons and his family and I met up in Vietnam for a tour of the country, which they had not been to before. We covered more than 2,000 km, from Hanoi, to Hue, Danang, Hoi An, Nha Trang and Saigon. They kept...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank David B
ASIATRAVELHOLIDAY, Director of Sales at Nui Dat hill, responded to this reviewResponded January 30, 2018

Dear Mr. David I knew that your son and his family had a meaningful trip to Nui Dat - The old base of Australian during the year of 1961 - 1971 The history of the mountain base has receded more than 50 years (half a...More

Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

As a military history junkie, to stand on the site of 1ATF and try and conjure up images and activity is one of those moments in life you savour. Looking up at SAS Hill and wondering... Imagine 17/18 August 1966 the prelude to and day...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank A380FlyBoy
ASIATRAVELHOLIDAY, Người quản lý at Nui Dat hill, responded to this reviewResponded December 23, 2017

Thank you for visiting Nui Dat in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province. We’d be grateful if you would review us on TripAdvisor. It’s the world’s largest travel site, helping millions of visitors every month plan the perfect trip. Our guests often tell us how helpful it...More

Reviewed March 10, 2017

Former AUS Task Force base at Nui Dat and for those who know their history, the Nui Dat hill really stands out on the approach. Suggest you go online and obtain maps and 1960-70's photos so you can compare the lay of the land, so...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Max P
ASIATRAVELHOLIDAY, Giám đốc quan hệ khách hàng at Nui Dat hill, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

Thank you for visiting this site. Do hope that you had a meaningful trip to visit this historical site. For tourists when visit this site, we always have maps, photos and documentary with many detail help you image this site. Even if it is the...More

Reviewed December 28, 2016

As Australians growing up with the Vietnam war, this is very interesting, but is basically just jungle/farmland now

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank GandV5052
Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

We came here as my father in law was here with 85 transport company. It was quite a solemn experience for my husband although there is not much to see here imagining what these soilders went through was truly moving. Highly recommend this for families...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank shellystravelreviews
Reviewed April 7, 2016

Whilst not a lot left to see, to see and understand the hot and awful conditions experienced by the Australian troops stationed here in the war is very emotional.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank PerthWAJohn
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