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“watch the sunset”(365 reviews)
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All reviews food stalls watch the sunset thursday night mindil markets beautiful sunset sunset market nice beach dry season great market craft stalls great food arts and crafts the sun set for sale plenty of food laksa visiting darwin
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Selection of food places with many cuisines to suit every taste palette. Take your food and sit on the beach to watch the sunset - obviously dependent on the weather. Afterwards go and have a look at a few interesting stalls selling products local to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Jenn J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I walked to Mindil Beach from Darwin Waterfront - a nice 3.5km. The sunset was superb and well worth the visit. I also visited the local Mindil Beach Market where there was a huge variety of cuisines available along with local aboriginal art stalls...

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank H7020WPsaraha
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went to the markets on Thursday. One of the largest assortments of food I’ve seen. Picked a few small meals just so we could try a variety of foods. Sat on beach to see sunset but unfortunately too cloudy that night. If that’s the crowd...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kerryh857
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The ever popular markets. Crowded. Flies. So much food. Arts and crafts and music. And the beach for sunset. Too cloudy for me that day. Sun was hiding. Bus from city center number 4. Seniors are free. Stops at Mindil Beach Casino. Formerly Sky City...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank philippaulineg
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took a leisurely walk from the CBD out to the markets and caught a taxi back. The food choices were extensive and the quality all looked excellent. We enjoyed what we ate... especially the fattening spirally potatoes things.... glad we walked there!!!!! Lots of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank jooell8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing festive atmosphere. So vibrant. Lots of activity, entertainment, food, drink & crafts. Ample parking with easy access. Lots police partols keeping an eye on things.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 66Pablo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mindil markets is just near the casino if you wanted to stay nearby bit it is also only a couple of kilometers from the heart of Darwin and can be accessed by public transport or some hotels have a courtesy buss that calls in and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Try to go here, just the experience it self is great, we even had a visit from a small croc at the beach about 1 to 1.5 m long 😲 100s of people there on the beach

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Wendy Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must do when in Darwin with lots of food stalls and arts and crafts. Free courtesy bus from hotel to markets was a bonus.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Karen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The markets are always a "must go" when in Darwin. Open on a Thursday night from May to October. Predominantly Asian cuisine but not limited and many other cultures plying their wares.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Michael P
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Zossie
May 10, 2019|
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Response from DiL5 | Reviewed this property |
There will likely be lots of rain that time of year ☺️
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moz0905
November 3, 2018|
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Response from cromartylass | Reviewed this property |
No markets on these evenings. Parap Markets Saturday morning, Nightcliff Markets Sunday morning. Probably Wharf Precinct would be best.
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agnesembuido
September 28, 2018|
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Response from Gordon C | Reviewed this property |
Mindil is famous but the food is mostly awful. Eat somewhere else.
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