NORTHERN TERRITORY TRAVEL GUIDE

There’s something about the vastness, the ancient aboriginal culture, the natural wonders, the starry skies, and the wildlife of the Northern Territory that you’re unlikely to experience anywhere else down under.

We spent approximately two months exploring the NT as part of our 18-month road trip around Australia and it certainly captured our heart.

It’s an adventure to The Outback and the Red Centre that’s so uniquely Australian

NORTHERN TERRITORY HIGHLIGHTS

Sunset at Mindel Beach in Darwin, Northern Territory of Australia

34 Fun things to do in the NT, Australia

I remember an old television commercial about visiting the Northern Territory, and the tagline simply said, “If you never ever go, you’ll never ever know.” Well, we spent approximately two months exploring the NT as part of […]

Darwin sunset

Highlights of a Northern Territory Road Trip from Darwin

Darwin locals are so fortunate to be surrounded by some of the most spectacular national parks in Australia. If you’re exploring the Top End of the Northern Territory then a looped road trip from Darwin […]

I've been reading your blog/website for several months. My children aged 10 and 11 will be with us on holiday in Australia ,the NT outback.  We read so many books and articles about the places we going to visit, but we especially love your posts. Your family is beautiful we love looking at the pictures

Christine

SPIRITUAL + ANCIENT NT

The Northern Territory is a profoundly ancient and spiritual place that offers adventure, cultural experiences, stunning landscapes, unique flora and fauna and a bit of star-gazing.

If you want to experience the heart of Australia – spiritually, culturally and physically then spend a while exploring the Northern Territory.

Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory of Australia

How to Explore Kakadu National Park in the NT

I recently read a slightly negative view of Kakadu National Park and my heart sunk. The writer had visited on a group tour and raced in for a night after visiting Litchfield National Park (in […]

Cycling around the base of Uluru - Northern Territory of Australia

9 Ways to Experience the Magic of Uluru, Australia

Uluru, previously known as Ayers Rock in The Red Centre of Australia had escaped us for 40 years. It’s not that we’ve never wanted to visit, it’s always been at the top of our Aussie […]

My Dream Visit to Darwin and Arnhem Land

Today I caught a croc. I reached into the depths of its dark home, grabbed it under its neck and reefed it out wrestling with its thrashing tail on the way out. You can’t come […]

NT NATIONAL PARKS + NATURAL BEAUTY

Waterfalls, gorges, hidden swimming holes, striking desert landscapes and stunning sunsets with bats, the national parks in the Northern Territory will astound you.

Sunrise at Mt Sonder - West MacDonnel Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia

The West MacDonnell Ranges & Alice Springs

I’ve been preparing for our upcoming presentation at the Brisbane Caravan and Camping show this coming long weekend in June. In one section, we share […]

Kings Canyon Rim Walk, Northern Territory, Australia

Yes, You Can Do The Kings Canyon Rim Walk With Kids!

This Australian road trip has opened my eyes to the strength and resilience of my daughters. I’m sure if we were living a normal life; […]

Florence Falls, Litchfield National Park, Australia

5 Highlights of Litchfield National Park, Australia

Darwin locals are fortunate to be within relatively easy reach of some of my favourite National Parks in Australia. If you have at least a […]

Katherine Gorge - Northern Territory, Australia

Things to do in Katherine Gorge, Northern Territory

One of the highlights of our Northern Territory road trip and visiting the Top End of Australia was taking in the splendor of Katherine Gorge. […]

DARWIN

Darwin has a cool vibe: country outback mixed with chilled Asian influence and a dash of cosmopolitan.

It's a funky Australian city worth spending time in. The sunsets are outstanding.

Great Darwin Accommodation in Cullen Bay

Lovely Darwin Accommodation in Cullen Bay

Darwin quickly elevated itself to number three spot on our top Australian cities list after we spent two weeks there. As far as cities go […]

Mindil Beach Sunset - Darwin, Australia

Best Things to Do in Darwin (+places to eat & drink)

Are you looking for tips on things to do in Darwin, Australia? As part of our city guides series, we share with you our insider tips on […]

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ALL NORTHERN TERRITORY ARTICLES

Browse through all of our northern Territory content to see what amazing experiences are on offer. 

Sunset at Mindel Beach in Darwin, Northern Territory of Australia

34 Fun things to do in the NT, Australia

I remember an old television commercial about visiting the Northern Territory, and the tagline simply said, “If you never ever go, you’ll never ever know.” Well, we spent approximately two months exploring the NT as part of […]

Sunrise at Mt Sonder - West MacDonnel Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia

The West MacDonnell Ranges & Alice Springs

I’ve been preparing for our upcoming presentation at the Brisbane Caravan and Camping show this coming long weekend in June. In one section, we share our lessons learned on our road trip around Australia. One […]

Kings Canyon Rim Walk, Northern Territory, Australia

Yes, You Can Do The Kings Canyon Rim Walk With Kids!

This Australian road trip has opened my eyes to the strength and resilience of my daughters. I’m sure if we were living a normal life; we’d not have the opportunity, or be open to testing […]

Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory of Australia

How to Explore Kakadu National Park in the NT

I recently read a slightly negative view of Kakadu National Park and my heart sunk. The writer had visited on a group tour and raced in for a night after visiting Litchfield National Park (in […]

Cycling around the base of Uluru - Northern Territory of Australia

9 Ways to Experience the Magic of Uluru, Australia

Uluru, previously known as Ayers Rock in The Red Centre of Australia had escaped us for 40 years. It’s not that we’ve never wanted to visit, it’s always been at the top of our Aussie […]

Florence Falls, Litchfield National Park, Australia

5 Highlights of Litchfield National Park, Australia

Darwin locals are fortunate to be within relatively easy reach of some of my favourite National Parks in Australia. If you have at least a week and you’re exploring the Top End of the Northern […]

Katherine Gorge - Northern Territory, Australia

Things to do in Katherine Gorge, Northern Territory

One of the highlights of our Northern Territory road trip and visiting the Top End of Australia was taking in the splendor of Katherine Gorge. Located in Nitmiluk National Park, this is one of our […]

Mindil Beach Susnet - Darwin

Coming out of the Top End wilderness of Australia

It’s been four months. No rain, not even a hint of it with a single wisp of white cloud. Temperatures so hot you could happily strip naked and walk around town, or fry an egg […]

Great Darwin Accommodation in Cullen Bay

Lovely Darwin Accommodation in Cullen Bay

Darwin quickly elevated itself to number three spot on our top Australian cities list after we spent two weeks there. As far as cities go in Australia, it’s more like a big town with a […]

Darwin sunset

Highlights of a Northern Territory Road Trip from Darwin

Darwin locals are so fortunate to be surrounded by some of the most spectacular national parks in Australia. If you’re exploring the Top End of the Northern Territory then a looped road trip from Darwin […]

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