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Wave Lagoon

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Great Fun.

We spentthe day here whilst waiting for our evening flight, great fun an well run place. We were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
Avoid the crocs and have a blast in the waves!

Great family day out spot in the heart of the Darwin waterfront Some shady spots with umbrellas... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Burns Beach, Australia
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One of the Waterfront's coolest attractions is the Wave Lagoon: a palm-fringed swimming pool that turns into a tube-riding, boogie-boarding bucket of fun when the waves roll in every 20 minutes. The fully patrolled Wave Lagoon is two metres at its...more
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Darwin Waterfront | Kitchener Drive, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 8 8941 7260
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All reviews boogie boards great fun life guards all ages body boards on duty cool off inflatable rings day pass few hours a lot of fun darwin waterfront kids and adults whole family spend an afternoon a great place to spend safe swimming
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spentthe day here whilst waiting for our evening flight, great fun an well run place. We were also able to shower and change before we left for the airport which was a bonus!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ngarata
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great family day out spot in the heart of the Darwin waterfront Some shady spots with umbrellas, lifeguards, kiosk with drinks etc The waves are super fun and the shallows suitable for younger kids

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 0chrissiep
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great afternoon out when the waves come it’s a bit like you imagine what it would be like in a washing machine. Great fun lovely warm water we all had a great time our age range was from 15 to 66.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank johnwD6176HM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ended our trip in Darwin here, it was a great way to end it! The pool is clean, the waves are fun and there are plenty of accessories available to suit various people. Great way to get some wave action without risking death by croc...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 85leeleew
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today , I must say for $7 entry this is fantastic value for money, had some time to fill, actually good fun would highly recommend to anyone especially families, thumbs up from me

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wave pool is awesome, a great place to chill for the day. DO IT! There are life savers on patrol and the waves are only intermittent so gives a nice break in between to float around.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Aimee C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was amazing. A huge swimming pool with waves. From a beach shore to 2 meters depth it looked like lots of fun for all ages

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rita7912016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We enjoy the wave lagoon usually every second weekend as a family. We love that it is a cheap family pass and that we can stay as long as we like. More shade would be amazing and toilets much closer are a must have. I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Queenserena1
Reviewed 5 November 2018

The Waterfront in Darwin provides tourists with restaurants,bars,WavePool,and convince store.The WavePool is lots of fun.There is also a very shallow area for very young children.Life savers are on patrol As he wave grow you get to experience a “fake “wave. This area is frequented often,especially...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank P3037SKsueh
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Loved it. Nice area & clean. Not into waves but there are times where the pool doesn't have waves and is nice and calm. There are a few areas where they need to fix up their tiling in the pool.

Date of experience: May 2018
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12 January 2018|
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Response from Kerrels | Reviewed this property |
Warm. Just like any water in Darwin.
5 October 2016|
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Response from johnt673 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely salt water.
20 August 2016|
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Response from Blackcatfriday13 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend parking in the waterfront car park and pay parking at the pay station when leaving. The wave lagoon is in the waterfront complex. We found this most convenient with our children.