Darwin Attractions

Here’s what’s on in and around our hotels at the moment! 

  • Live Music with Chris Holliday

    For three shows only during the Darwin Festival Chris Holliday will be playing poolside at the Mercure Darwin Airport!  

    Prepare to sing along with Chris's range of 'old favourites' and inspired versions of new and upcoming tunes. Take in the relaxing atmosphere by the pool bar or while enjoying a meal at Essence Bar and Grill. 

    Join us 5:30pm– 8:30pm Wednesday 1st  August, Friday 3rd August and Sunday  5th August.

  • Lastest Special Essence Bar and Grill

    For a limited time only grab a Essence Burger and schooner of Furphy for only $25 at Essence Bar and Grill!

    Located 200m away from Darwin International Airport it's the perfect meal between flights! 

  • Parap Village Markets

    When: Every Saturday 8am-2pm

    Where: Parap Rd, Parap (5 minutes from Darwin CBD)

    Website: http://parapvillagemarkets.com.au/index.php/markets

  • Darwin Cup

    Darwin Cup Racing Weekend

    Where:  Darwin Turf Club, Fannie Bay, Darwin

    Come along to join the finery and glamour of the premier racing event in Darwin.

    Hosted at the Darwin Turf Club in Fannie Bay, the Darwin Cup Racing Weekend starts on Saturday 7th July with the running of  the Darwin Guineas Race Day, and culiminates with the Darwin Cup Race Day on Monday 6th August 2018.

    Tickets and more details of race events are available on the Darwin Turf Club website:  http://darwinturfclub.org.au/

  • Beer Can Regatta

    Beer Can Regatta

    Where:   Mindil Beach, Darwin, Northern Territory

    When:    Sunday 22 July 2018

    Come along and enjoy a unique Darwin experience watching the spectacle of vessels made from beer cans floating (or not!) along Mindil Beach.

    More details at:  http://northernterritory.com/darwin-and-surrounds/events/darwin-lions-beer-can-regatta?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIyNyW6I_g1AIVUoC9Ch18QwFvEAAYASAAEgITmPD_BwE