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19 Things You Probably Didn't Know You Can Do In Darwin

You're going to want to get there ASAP.

1. Swim in a natural infinity pool inside Kakadu National Park.

2. Try and find the best laksa in Darwin.

3. Enjoy authentic Italian food outside at Cucina sotto le stelle on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday nights.

4. Experience some of Australia's most significant rock art with a local Indigenous guide.

5. Plan your trip around the famous Tiwi Islands grand final and cheer on the players from the sidelines.

6. Visit up to five different markets every week.

7. See some of the best art in the Northern Territory.

8. And after you've been to the museum, make sure you visit the works that weren't as successful in the awards.

9. Take a drive to Crazy Acres mango farm.

10. Get up close and personal to Darwin's mangroves.

11. Stop for lunch and a coffee at Nightcliff's Lucky Bat Café.

12. Listen to true stories from the Territory at SPUN.

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If you like local stories don't miss SPUN, Darwin's homegrown live storytelling project. Some will make you laugh and some will make you cry, but the personal revelations that the storytellers share with their audience create a show like no other.

13. Head to Darwin's free water park and cool yourself off.

14. Pay attention to the sky when you hear a storm rolling in, especially at sunset.

15. Dance the night away at the National Indigenous Music Awards.

16. Go rock climbing inside a World War II water tank.

17. Set off your own of fireworks on Territory Day.

18. Watch a movie at the Deckchair Cinema.

19. And go diving with crocodiles.

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