The Darwin History and Wartime Experience


Date: Friday 29 July 2022
Various tour times: 10:00am, 11:30am, 1:00pm and 2:30pm
Cost: $50 per person for delegates and partners

Join us on a journey back through time in a genuine WW2 army truck to relive Darwin’s exciting and historic past. Discover, relive, learn and explore Darwin’s exciting and historic past!

See historic sights such as:

  • Government House
  • Fort hill Wharf & Harbour
  • Parliament House
  • Charles Darwin National Park
  • Ammunitions storage bunkers
  • East Point Gun Battery & Military precinct
  • Anti-aircraft gun emplacements
  • 1934 QANTAS hangar

Learn about:

  • Pre-war Darwin
  • The WW2 bombing of Darwin
  • The devastation of cyclone Tracy
  • The colourful characters of the past that made Darwin what it is today!

We have tours at 10:00am, 11:30am, 1:00pm and 2:30pm - Pick up/set down outside the Tourist Information Office, (top of Smith St Mall – Cnr Bennett and Smith St, Darwin), which is about a 300m - 400m walk from the Darwin Convention Centre at the waterfront.

This tour is run by Dr David Leck BSc(hons-Syd) BVsc (hons - Qld).

Please book this experience directly via - or call 0455 998 346.