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Mindil Beach Markets

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Address: Maria Liveris Drive | Mindil Beach, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Phone Number: (08) 8981 3454
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4-Day Top End Highlights Including Kakadu and Katherine
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Very nice, got there early before 4pm so parking wasn't a problem, had some fresh cooked prawns $12.50 came with seafood sauce and a little lettuce I think there were about 8... read more

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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very nice, got there early before 4pm so parking wasn't a problem, had some fresh cooked prawns $12.50 came with seafood sauce and a little lettuce I think there were about 8? they also sell oysters that seemed to be very popular. Had a look around not as many stalls as I had thought but lots of food to choose... More 

Thank Debal28
Melbourne, Victoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Easy to find in the parklands on the beachfront. Fantastic choices for food. Lots of nationalities are available. Excellent gifts to buy, whips, crocodile bags and souvenirs, hanging things, top end tshirts, stubby holders, tarot card readings, card, photos, such a wonderful variety.

Thank TinaGale
Yarragon, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Jam packed full of visitors, so expect a crowd. The market stalls themselves were nice to look at, but what little that did interest me was expensive. I think I've been spoilt by the great markets that Craft Markets Australia put on in Victoria. Still it was nice to browse. The best party by far was the brilliant variety of... More 

Thank Sue D
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visit the Mindil Beach markets every year when we travel up to Darwin. We love the show put on by the buskers, the food stalls and watching the beautiful sunsets. In fact, we attend the markets every Thursday and Sunday while we are in town... BUT.....the other stalls are still the same, with the same old stuff they love... More 

Thank hickster122
Brisbane, Australia
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you can - start your visit to the market with a sunset drink on the beach - very liberating, a wonderful experience (easily done with a small esky). Choice of food was excellent and really good value. We arrived at 5pm and had little trouble getting a car park - although already busy.

Thank littleyum
Gladstone, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband, myself and our son have been a couple of time's yo the wonderful markets since being in darwin. They have plenty of gift stalls and so many food stalls. I ate Chinese which was beautiful. Love the live entertainment especially the guy on the didgeridoo 👌 he rocks. Make sure you check out that beautiful sunset, such stunning... More 

Thank janette1988
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time at the markets, sat on the edge of the beach and watched a spectacular sunset whilst eating great food. Markets are diverse and great items to enjoy and buy; but a few people hanging around begging for money made for being a bit weary. Police are at site too, so felt quite safe. Parking can get... More 

Thank Fiona W
Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There are some really delicious choices of food here. You can just stroll along and graze all night (which will get a bit expensive, but...). Try some of the fresh fruit smoothies or fruit salad, a selection of Indonesian nibbles, a spiral potato, corn on the cob, some curry or maybe a crocodile or kangaroo burger and finish with cakes,... More 

Thank Ruth B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Ok, so it's just an outdoor market, but the atmosphere here was great! The variety of stalls was pretty impressive too. We went on two consecutive Sunday's and between us came away with locally made insect repellent (which worked!), a truck tarp hat (which proved essential when hiking in Katherine), two pairs of trousers (admittedly from Thailand) a high quality... More 

Thank TillyPanama
Adelaide, South Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good fun markets down at the beach, with a glorious sunset to boot. Along with the regular market dross there were some v interesting stalls, especially the Readback Art stall and a photographer's stall. As for food, we had a good simple pizza, with the making of it turned into a cabaret act, which made it all worthwhile. We also... More 

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