The Darwin Sailing Club

Sophisticated, trendy, cool ... Darwin?

Dark and moody with orange-yellow illuminated panels beneath a bar with angular black bar stools, this could be in the hipper suburbs of Sydney and Melbourne.

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The Ghan

The iconic outback train trip

Australia's red centre may be vast and empty, but Lucy Rickard finds she can't take her eyes off it.

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Airboating at Mary River Floodplains, Mary River, Northern Territory. Photograph by Tourism NT. SHD TRAVEL MARCH 4 ...

Fairytale at the lodge

Between the frogs, the crocs and the guides, you'll never be alone in this wilderness.

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Rolling north in homage

The transcontinental rail journey to Darwin doubles as an emotional Anzac tribute for John Borthwick.

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Water views ...  Wildman lodge's infinity pool.

Among the lily pads

A new Top End lodge with safari-style tents is a base for adventures in the wetlands, writes Robert Upe.

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Smile at a crocodile ... (clockwise from main) taking a dip in Crocosaurus Cove;

24 hours in Darwin

Kate Nancarrow wades into murky water to feed fish and gets close to crocodiles at the Top End.

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Darwin - Places to See

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.

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