Thursday. 19 February, 1942.
World War II reaches mainland Australia and the northern city of Darwin is bombed.
Move forward to today and it's Thursday, when your guide will take you back to that WWII era on a 2-hour walk through the historic quarter of the city. Hear your guide speak the stories of that fateful day as you meander past the historic buildings of the time, and have been re-built to provide lasting memories of life in the north during the War.
This tour departs on a Thursday only, in memory of that fateful day in 1942. Our Darwin Heritage Walk gives more of an overview of Darwin, past and present.
Notes: ~ A level of fitness is required on this tour as there are not many places where you can stop, sit and rest. ~ Minimum of 2 guests is required for this tour to operate. When placing a booking, 'Request' indicates the minimum number is not yet reached. You will automatically receive a confirmation email as soon as another booking occurs.
Raintree Park under the John McDouall Stuart statue, corner of Smith Street Mall and Knuckey Street. Look for the person in the bright orange shirt.
Our group size is 15. This tour requires a minimum of 2 paying guests to operate.