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Mindil Beach Sunset Market

Explore the stunning Mindil Beach Markets to a gorgeous backdrop of the sun setting over the Arafura Sea!


Open Thursday and Sunday
Free entry
Array of different stalls

What you need to know

For a relaxing way to spend your Thursday or Sunday Evening, the Mindil Beach Sunset Markets are the ultimate choice. Running from the last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October, these markets need to be added to your to do list if visiting within these months. Spend hours exploring all the interesting stalls, selling a range of different products including international foods, home wares and jewellery just to name a few!

For food lovers, this will be your idea of heaven. With the main attraction being the incredible range of different dishes available, you will be able to try Thai, Sri Lankan, Portuguese and so much more! There’s a delicious range of sweets and desserts waiting to be tasted also.

With talented performers, bands and buskers setting the mood for the palm lined boulevards, and a backdrop of the stunning Arafura Sea, the Mindil Beach Sunset Market are a must do. With free admission into the markets, you have the freedom to make your evening as expensive or cheap as you like. Located less than 3km from Darwin City Centre, getting to the markets is easily managed by taxi, car or foot. You’ll even get to enjoy one of the incredible sunsets Darwin is famous for!

More info


  • Open Thursday and Sunday evenings
  • Operates from last Thursday in April to the last Thursday in October
  • Free entry