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Darwin, Australia
Bombing of Darwin WWII Heritage Tours
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icon4 hours  (approx.)
Pickup from select hotels
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English

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8:30 AM
We pick up from all CBD locations in Darwin
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travellers
  • OPERATED BY Bombing of Darwin World War II Heritage Tour
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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star-5
A nice day for flying
Murray_R
, Jun. 2022
The commentary and story telling on this trip by Gary was supurb. We were taken back in time and given insights into events that have been largely covered up or unpublished. Recommended for every Australian and history buff.
star-5
Awesome Tour
Julie_L
, Jun. 2022
The 4 of us loved the tour. So many great untold stories from a great tour guide. Highly recommend you book this tour!
star-5
Everything about this...
BROOKE_B
, May 2022
Everything about this tour was well organized, pick up/drop off on time, and very informative. But the best part of the tour was our driver & tour guide Garry, who not only has a wealth of knowledge on the area and its history, but had all the stories that you don’t find in the history books. He made this is an experience to remember, and I highly recommend this tour.
star-5
What about Darwin?
Rowena_T
, May 2022
Guides explanation completed the puzzle of the history and timeline for this significant event. Humour was an added bonus!
star-5
Great experience.
Allan_R
, May 2022
Great experience. The tour was excellent with a great deal of detail of what happened in Darwin and surrounds during World War 2. Very informative would highly recommend to any one visiting Darwin.
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Thanks Alan
star-5
Great morning
Steve_W
, May 2022
Garry is a fantastic and knowledgeable character, a perfect person for the job with lots of stories and photos to match, well worth the time and money for your stay in Darwin, thanks mate.
star-5
Excellent tour
ROBYN_H
, May 2022
This tour is small and personal. Our driver and tour leader gave a passionate delivery of excellent information. I Highly recommend this tour.
star-5
WW2 bombing of Darwin tour
Antonella_B
, Apr. 2022
Excellent tour. Garry was very knowledgeable. Very informative and photos were sensational. Will highly recommend this.
star-5
A must do tour
jennyheiser
, Mar. 2022
This tour was fantastic, Gary is so knowledgeable and tells a great story. So much information and history we did not know. The tour took us around all the sights of Darwin. Thank you Gary for a great day. Highly recommend.
star-5
Interesting from start to finish!
Stu_E
, Mar. 2022
Garry was fun & friendly! Learnt lots on the tour. Gave us a completely different perspective of Darwin. Highly recommend if you’re into history or learning more about Darwin.
star-5
Fantastic tour - Garry was engaging and very knowledgeable
AmandaJ
, Feb. 2022
Fantastic tour - would go again and recommend to friends. Garry was an excellent guide, full of stories (about the bombing & other bits). He made every effort to engage with the group and made sure we were all involved in the conversation. He knew his stuff - loads of facts shared, always kept it interesting and made sure it was 'fun'. Learnt loads and had an amazing time. Thanks Garry - you were awesome
star-5
History on our doorstep
Michelle_L
, Jan. 2022
This is one of the best tours in Darwin. Gary was fabulous his knowledge and passion for Australian history was more than i think most aussies know! Highly recommend this tour.
star-5
Fabulous and funny
Frank_D
, Aug. 2021
The whole morning. Garry’s knowledge and enthusiasm about the subject was both educational and entertaining
1 traveller found this review helpful
star-5
A great morning around Darwin.
Rod_C
, Jun. 2021
Garry provided accurate, interesting and entertaining commentary, and the tour gave a good understanding of the history. It was much more than just a history though. Well worth doing.
star-5
Well worthwhile
Dianne_J
, Jun. 2021
A very enjoyable and interesting morning. Gary provided info we'd never heard before in an easy humorous way. Very worthwhile
star-5
Enlightening and entertaining
Stephen_J
, May 2021
Gary was very entertaining with many stories to share; some true and some speculative. His knowledge of the bombing was quite extensive and he told us facts that we were not aware of. i.e. the sunken Japanese submarine in the harbor, the Brisbane Adelaide line. I won't say anymore as it would spoil his narrative. Gary wrote a book which is available for purchase and I can't wait to give it a read. I would not think that many people know the full story of the bombings but I think Gary's knowledge comes pretty close. He shares his theories around the submarine, the sinking of the Sydney and Harold Holt. Lots of laughs and he is what I would call a true blue aussie. I think a lot of school age children and adults alike could learn a lot from this man. Definitely worth taking this tour.
1 traveller found this review helpful
star-4
Don’t miss tour
Chris_D
, Mar. 2021
Excellent stories and knowledge. An enjoyable morning with great company. The highlight of our vacation.
1 traveller found this review helpful
star-5
Awesome
Robert_M
, Mar. 2021
Gary was awesome. His knowledge was very informative. Highly recommend this tour you won’t be disappointed.
star-5
Excellent tour guide on grear half day trip.
Dianne_C
, Jan. 2021
Gary's enthusiasm for the topic is infectious; he is very well informed and tells a great story. The aviation museum was also very interesting especially the B52. I thoroughly recommend the trip, especially for anyone who can't walk very far in the heat.
star-5
Fascinating War Time Tour
Keith_H
, Dec. 2020
The aviation museum. But it was all good. Our guide Garry was first rate and very knowledgeable. Tells a great story. Give it a go folks.

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