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East Point Reserve

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“military museum”(30 reviews)
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Alex Fong Lim Drive | East Point, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
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All reviews lake alexander military museum fannie bay bike ride pee wees point road great spot darwin city man made lake gun emplacements watch the sunset lots of photo opportunities sun sets mindil beach fish picnic wallabies
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This area is easily accessible from Fannie Bay. Take a walk or a bike ride around to see the wallabies, WW2 military buildings and the military museum. The kids loved the big gun emplacement and getting a close look at all the buildings. On the...More

Thank Roamingfambam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Often go to East Point for picnics or for morning tea with clients, it's great to see the wallabies and the horses, peaceful place.

1  Thank Lyn D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

East Point is a little slice of paradise. You have an abundance of wildlife, wallabies, snakes, birds and horses. The walk is about 6km and a slight incline. The views are stunning and the sea breeze is refreshing.

Thank Kayla C
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

While visiting family in the Darwin area I always look forward to our early morning cycle rides around East Point Reserve. No matter how many times you ride here there is always something different to see albeit the wildlife the changing tides or just a...More

1  Thank _glynndav9
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Must visit for every tourist. East Point Reserve is a rather large area, so any one review is unlikely to cover all it's points.

1  Thank ravir685
Reviewed 29 August 2018

East Point Reserve is a rather large area, so any one review is unlikely to cover all it's points. It includes Lake Alexander, a shallow man-made shallow saltwater lake that has both a swimming area, and an area set asside for canoes, windsurfers and the...More

2  Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Going to East point is a must for every tourist. My husband and I goes there regular as we are locals. The walk, drive or ride down East Point Road is a memorable one. With stylish houses on the right and stunning seascapes on the...More

2  Thank Joy M
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Nice park like setting close to CBD. Military museum. Lots of WW2 history. Old WW2 buildings and gun emplacements. Good place for a picnic. Great scenery and good views of the city.

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 23 August 2018

To see how Australia was involved in the War was incredible. The restoration work and displays fantastic.

Thank camree89
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Nice to walk around and enjoy the views and the peaceful ambience. If you want to view this lovely place - must do

Thank Lynnie / Alan T
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Leonie B
24 February 2018|
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Response from oldaussieiady | Reviewed this property |
The East Head reserve is free access. With lots of army buildings or relics of them. It is a long walk from anywhere. I dont know if there is a bus. We found buses a bit hit and miss and never went where we wanted. Taxis... More