Australia's red centre may be vast and empty, but Lucy Rickard finds she can't take her eyes off it.
Between the frogs, the crocs and the guides, you'll never be alone in this wilderness.
The transcontinental rail journey to Darwin doubles as an emotional Anzac tribute for John Borthwick.
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A new Top End lodge with safari-style tents is a base for adventures in the wetlands, writes Robert Upe.
Kate Nancarrow wades into murky water to feed fish and gets close to crocodiles at the Top End.
A classic tropical sea port and the capital of the Northern Territory.
Darwin is the capital city of the Northern Territory. Located between Beagle Gulf and Port Darwin and situated on Fannie Bay, Darwin is a thriving centre of over 110 000 people.
As the corporate market recovers and Australian hotel prices catch up to the rest of the world, cheap room rates are soon to be a thing of the past.
Balmy all year-round, this is an outdoor city, where you can dine on some of the country's best seafood from restaurants on the beach as you watch the red sun dip into the Timor Sea. Head to the colourful, Asian-influenced Mindil Markets, see some crocs, or visit one of Australia's most beautiful naturally-occurring wonders nearby; such as Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks.