Fishing in Darwin City

Prepare for the ultimate angling adventure at The Smith Hotel Darwin as we dive into the exhilarating Million Dollar Fish Competition. With over $2 million in prizes, including one $1 million dollar fish and a hundred $10,000 fish, anglers are in for a thrilling experience. Explore the Top End's prime fishing spots, enjoy comfortable accommodations, and seize the opportunity to reel in the catch of a lifetime. Book now for an unforgettable journey into the heart of Australia's fishing paradise.

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Festivals & events around Darwin

Dreaming of palm trees and sunsets? Darwin shines when the rest of Australia is in the grip of winter. The Dry Season (May–October) serves up world-class events and exceptional weather.

Be entertained and delighted by the Darwin Festival. Indulge your sense of fun at the Beer Can Regatta. Get your hands on a variety of cuisines, art, craft and fresh tropical produce at Darwin's markets. At Mindil Market try one of the fabulous food stalls before heading onto the beach for a spectacular sunset.

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Explore the Unforgettable: Welcome to The Smith Hotel, Darwin, Australia

Welcome to The Smith Hotel, where luxury meets adventure in the heart of Darwin, Australia. Nestled amidst the vibrant cityscape, our hotel is more than just a place to rest your head – it's an immersive experience waiting to be discovered. Join us as we delve into what sets The Smith Hotel apart and why your next escape deserves to be with us.

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Tips for a Successful Business Trip to Darwin: Accommodation and Beyond

Going on a business trip to Darwin doesn’t have to be all about meetings, talks, conferences and networking, you can enjoy yourself in the city and surrounding suburbs along the way. The region of Parap is filled with great things to do for people that are here for a short time, which may be the case if you are coming on a business trip. With an array of high-quality restaurants, bars and cafes, as well as a variety of sightseeing and adventuring to do, there is something to keep you busy during your downtime.

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Things to see & do around Darwin

See with your own eyes the refreshing waterfalls, lush waterholes, wandering wetlands and rust coloured roads of Darwin and surrounds.

Litchfield National ParkMary River National Park and the Tiwi Islands are only a short distance from the city centre and feature incredibly diverse landscapes combined with ancient aboriginal culture.

See exotic wildlife in their natural habitat as you cruise the wetlands through Corroboree Billabong – part of Mary River National Park. It’s home to the largest concentration of saltwater crocodiles in the world and a variety of birds and other animals.

Feel cooling waters as you float in idyllic waterholes in Litchfield National Park. There’s something timeless about this land which can be harsh, but so magnificent.

Click Here to Access The Northern Territory Things to see & do Official Page

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Region guide to Darwin & Surrounds

With a fascinating history blending European, Asian and Aboriginal influences, visiting Darwin is truly a must on any Australian holiday.

Are you keen to explore a modern cosmopolitan city, complete with shopping, bars and dining experiences? What about checking out the region’s diverse wildlife and adventure activities in nearby national parks like Litchfield and Kakadu? How about satisfying your tastebuds by sampling the best cuisine the Territory has to offer? Then Darwin is for you.

Darwin has a storied history and remains the best place to sample the laid-back Aussie lifestyle. Visitors to Darwin are pleasantly surprised by the friendly locals, picturesque scenery and cosmopolitan atmosphere of one of Australia’s most exciting tourist destinations.

Just a quick glance at a map of Darwin reveals that Australia’s northern-most capital city has plenty to offer – both in the city itself and outside of it.

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