Soak up tropical night air, aromas of foods from all over the world eaten on the beach beneath a magical sunset, and browse the stalls.

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Enjoy the tropical night air at Darwin's Mindil Beach Sunset Markets every Thursday and Sunday evening between April and October. The markets have a multitude of stalls offering international cuisine, arts, crafts and entertainment. Their unique combination of great food and an electric atmosphere make a visit a must do.

The market boasts up to 60 food stalls on a Thursday, featuring cuisine from Turkey, Greece, Sri Lanka, South America, North Africa, India and all over South East Asia. Enjoy a picnic dinner on the beach whilst experiencing a spectacular tropical sunset. Afterwards, take time to look around the collection of stalls which include masseurs, tarot readers, leatherworkers, indigenous artists, tailors and jewellers. While browsing, listen to the free live street theatre, magicians and an array of local and international buskers. Come and experience the atmosphere and flavours of the famous Mindil Beach Sunset Markets.

Opening times:
Open on Thu from 16:00 to 21:00

Open on Sun from 16:00 to 21:00
Entry cost:
Free entry
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