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WWII Oil Storage Tunnels Tour - reactivated

The World War II Oil Storage Tunnels were built during the Second World War by the Civil Construction Corps.

This unique tourist attraction, located in the Darwin Waterfront Precinct on Kitchener Drive, remained secret to the public until they were opened as a tourist attraction in 1992 to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Bombing of Darwin.

This unique historical attraction has recently upgraded it's interpretation boards to allow for an easy, self guided experience. Come and see the Digger Man - fully constructed from WWII items and artifacts.

Be part of the 80th anniversary and 30 years of business by visiting the tunnels in 2021-22.We will celebrating this mile stone with the promotion "See The Light" at the end of the [email protected] tunnels. Commemorative coins ,sash bags, ,stubby coolers and more memorabilia will be on sale will be on sale to celebrate this 80th year since WW2.

Opening hours:
October - May: 9am - 1pm
June - September: 9am - 4pm
Closed December 7 - 27 and New Years Day.

Private and school groups welcome. Guided podcasts available