Darwin, a unique destination with its own special appeal – a tropical paradise with a backdrop of unsurpassed beauty. Whether you smile at a crocodile, shake hands with a local or wander through the markets, there’s sure to be something for everyone! Join us and over 16,000 enthusiasts on our 21st visit to escape the winter chill and enjoy 2 great days of Top End Racing!
29th July, 2021
Arrive in Darwin. Stay 5 nights at Palms City Resort Darwin, including breakfast daily. Perhaps this evening attend the famous Mindil Beach markets.
Friday 30th July, 2021
Free day to explore Darwin. The Hop On, Hop Off bus (cost approx. $40pp) lets you discover the city. Or visit the Royal Flying Doctor Tourist Facility on Stokes Hill Wharf which brings to life two iconic Australian stories – The Royal Flying Doctor Service and the bombing of Darwin. This evening enjoy our Welcome Cocktail Party on the Harbour.
Saturday 31st July, 2021
A great days racing, which features the Palmerston Sprint, with DTC Members entry included for your comfort.
Optional: Qantas Darwin Turf Club Gala Ball. This is the highlight on the Darwin social calendar, attracting over 1000 attendees, venue TBA. Ask us if you require further info.
Sunday 1st August, 2021
For those interested… the big Cup Calcutta is run from 12pm (TBC) this afternoon at the popular Silks at Fannie Bay. Participate or perhaps relax with a beverage and enjoy the spectacular sunset with new found friends.
Optional: Litchfield Dreams Day Tour – Cruise along the Adelaide River teaming with bird life and saltwater crocodiles on our way to explore Litchfield’s fantastic waterfalls, breathtaking sights and sounds. Includes a picnic lunch.
Optional: Outback Floatplane Adventure – Experience the ‘Ultimate Tour’ with spectacular floatplane flight, aquatic landing, cruise on pristine Sweet’s Lagoon, enjoy an airboat tour over wetlands and through monsoonal rainforest, plus BBQ breakfast and loads more. A once in a lifetime experience. Optional helicopter flight over Finniss floodplains available at an additional cost.
Monday 2nd August, 2021
The Big One – another great day of racing, featuring the Darwin Cup, with over 16,000 fellow enthusiasts. Again we have exclusive entry to the DTC Sid Parker Members stand. Happy punting!
Tuesday 3rd August, 2021
Check out of our hotel. Tour arrangements now end.
Optional: Extend your stay to relax around the pool or shop for any last minute bargains. Perhaps ask us about other possible tour options.
Note: The popular Darwin Festival commences 5th August. Visit www.darwinfestival.org.au for more details.
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