Social Events and Additional Activities


The afternoon of Tuesday, 14 May 2019 is a free afternoon for all delegates to experience Darwin. A large range of activities are available for you to participate in during your free afternoon (activities are at your own expense). To check out these activities and to see more of what Darwin has to offer please click here and select your preferred tour/activity to make a booking.  

casual dinner at crocosaurus cove

Date: Saturday 11 May
Time: 7.00pm - 10.00pm
Location: Crocosaurus Cove
Dress code: smart casual

Crocosaurus Cove, is located in the heart of Darwin city, allowing visitors a unique, up close and personal view of Australia’s iconic Saltwater Crocodiles. Bringing together some of the largest Saltwater Crocodiles in Australia and boasting the World’s largest display of Australian reptiles, Crocosaurus Cove is a must see attraction when visiting Darwin and the Top End.

Dinner at leisure at mindil markets

Date: Sunday 12 May
Time: 5.45pm - 8.45pm (sunset is at 6.30pm)
Location: Mindil Markets
Dress code: casual

Mindil Beach Sunset Market is a modern day market in the heart of the tropics. Located on the iconic strip overlooking Mindil Beach, the market features over 300 stalls.

jumping crocs group activity


Date: Monday 13 May
Time: 1.30pm - 5.15pm
Location: Adelaide River
Dress code: casual (make sure that you wear enclosed walking shoes, we recommend that you also bring sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, water bottle and a light jacket)

Cruise on the Adelaide River, home to over 1,600 crocodiles and view these prehistoric creatures up-close! Enjoy superb views across the floodplans viewing an amazing array of native birdlife as well as many a diverse range of reptiles, mammals and marsupials. 

dinner at pee wee's

Date: Monday 13 May
Time: 6.30pm - 10.30pm
Location: Pee Wee's
Dress code: smart casual

Originally the restaurant was built on a site called Pee Wee’s Camp which was established in 1911 when East Point was developed to protect Port Darwin against naval attacks. The site has been recognised as having significant heritage value and has been listed on the National Estate of the NT Heritage registers.

gala awards dinner

Date: Tuesday 14 May
Time: 6.20pm - 11.00pm (Group Photo 6.50pm)
Location: Darwin Aviation Museum
Dress code: M*A*S*H so get your best Hawkeye, Hot Lips or Klinger outfits ready! Don't forget you are only limited by your imagination.

The Darwin Aviation Museum is an accredited tourism attraction with award winning displays. With 19 aircraft, 21 engines, 38 major displays including relics of crashed aircraft it depicts the aviation history of the Northern Territory.

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