Enjoying The Nightlife In Darwin

Darwin is a popular holiday destination for all of the many things to see and do in and around the city, including beautiful nature parks, stunning vistas, and also a vibrant nightlife scene. You may be planning a trip to Darwin soon, and want to know where all of the best haunts are, here are a few of the best nightlife attractions that Darwin has to offer.

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Monsoons Darwin

Monsoons is a restaurant and party bar located in central Mitchell Street, which means that you are also close to some of the best accommodation Darwin city has to offer. Monsoons are open almost all year round, being closed for only two days of the year. They provide good quality food as well as a wide and varied assortment of drinks, and they host club nights and also have live entertainment. Relax indoors, or sit outside with a refreshing cold drink, you will soon see why this is one of the most vibrant venues in Darwin.

Opium Nightclub

Another occupant of Mitchell Street is Opium Nightclub, where they play all the latest music to the young and trendy followers that frequent this popular nightclub. They play a varied selection of genres of music, so there is almost certainly going to be some vibes that you like. The cost of drinks is not too expensive, and there is a relaxed but party atmosphere inside. Opium is an excellent place to go dance the night away and have an excellent time in the process.

The Deck Bar

Another popular destination along Mitchell Street is the Deck Bar, which classes itself as a premier outdoor party and dining venue. Whilst dining on some excellent food and necking back a few swift – cold ones – you can also listen to the guest DJs that frequent the establishment, as well as other live entertainment acts. The cost of the food and drink is about average for Darwin city center, but you may wish to go when they have one of their Happy Hours which start at 5:00 p.m.


When you take a look at articles for a load more popular destinations for tourists when visiting Darwin, you can check out this other occupant of Mitchell Street called Shenannigans, which is a popular Irish bar with a friendly and inviting atmosphere. If you are looking for a good steak or some tasty seafood, there is plenty on offer here, and they have specials every day of the week, so check out their website before visiting. Happy Hour starts at 4:00 p.m. on a Friday and they serve an all-day breakfast on Saturdays. They show all of the major sporting events, as well as have Karaoke and quiz nights. They also have live music on six nights of the week, so there is something for everyone when visiting Shenannigans.


These are just a few of the liveliest places that you find in Darwin, but there is a lot more to offer. With so much to see and do when visiting Darwin, one thing is for sure that you are going to need a rest when you get home!

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