Father’s Day in Darwin: Things to do and dining options for 2021
From private chefs and barbeques to scenic flights and cruises, we’ve got Father’s Day in Darwin sorted.
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With so many dining and experience options in and around Darwin, it's no easy task organising the perfect day to spoil your dad. So to save you from searching for hours on end, we've put together a list of our top spots and things to do that are sure to have dad impressed this Father's Day.
If you are heading out this Father's Day, be sure to practise social distancing and good hygiene to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
Our top picks for Father's Day lunch and dinner in Darwin
Private Three Course Dining Experience from RedBalloon
Turn your home into a multi-star restaurant for an evening, with a private dinner for Dad’s special day.
Sailing at Sunset with BBQ Dinner and Drinks from RedBalloon
Set sail onto the horizon this Father’s Day on the catamaran. You’ll be greeted with a selection of appetisers as well as a full BBQ as the sun sets for the night.
This beloved coffee shop and cafe does some great plates of food.
This is the perfect spot for that laid-back, mid-morning breakfast that could easily become an early lunch.
Address: 27 Smith Street, Darwin
Website: The Pearl
Boatshed Coffee House
There is nothing like a dinner with a view, and the Boatshed Coffee House has one of the best around.
This and a lively menu make it the perfect spot to treat your dad.
Address: 56 Marina Boulevard, Larrakeyah
Website: Boatshed Coffee House
Laneway Specialty Coffee
Another superb cafe cranking out fantastic coffee and even better breakfasts is Laneway Specialty Coffee.
If you’re looking for somewhere with the right blend of quality and quantity, you’ll find it here.
Address: 4/1 Vickers Street, Parap
Website: Laneway Specialty Coffee
Howard Springs Tavern
This local pub has everything to keep dad happy this Father’s Day. A menu packed with bistro classics, a beer garden and loads of sport on plenty of TVs. Perfect.
Address: 280 Whitewood Road, Howard Springs
Website: Howard Springs Tavern
Nestled inside the Darwin Hilton Hotel, this upmarket bistro has a classic and well-thought-out menu.
It isn’t the most authentic dining experience you’ll have, but it's a nice treat.
Address: 32 Mitchell Street, Darwin
Website: Mitchell’s Grill
If you have dietary requirements, including a gluten-free or vegan diet, be sure to contact the restaurant or cafe in advance to check they can cater to your dietary needs.
Take to the skies over Darwin
Get that adrenaline rush with V8 water laps
Get up close and personal with the wildlife
Watch the sunset in style
See Litchfield National Park from the skies
Enjoy a dinner cruise
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