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Daly River  Northern Territory

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Daly River can be found about 222km south-west of Darwin by taking a turn-off from the Stuart highway. The township supports a population of 560 people and is a centre for tourism, agriculture and cattle.

Traditionally the Daly River crossing was a meeting place for Aboriginal people and by the close of the 1800s, European settlement had established farming, mining and a missionary community.

The Daly River itself has wildlife, crocodile and plentiful numbers of barrimundi. Fishing is one of the popular visitor attractions in the area - although swimming is not recommended.

Image: Barra Classic at Daly River - Australia's Outback Northern Territory

Festivals of note

  • Merrepen Arts Festival - in June/July

  • Things to do

  • Mango Farm - see commerical mango farms
  • Merrepen Fine Art Gallery - for locally made arts and crafts
  • Fishing - boat hire and guided fishing expeditions are available at Woolianna and Mango Farm

    Attractions in surrounding area

  • Discovery Trails - including the old copper mine, Surprise Creek Falls and the Giant Ant Hill
  • Historical site - remnants of the Daly River Jesuit Mission 1886 -1889


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