Manton Dam, Darwin

3.2
#15 of 19 in Parks in Darwin
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  • Decent spot to go and have a look or ski if you have your boat with you. Not too far away from Darwin down the Stuart Highway  more »
  • Manton used to provide all the water for Darwin. The water pipes run into Darwin alongside the highway. The walk up to the dam wall is really interesing but remember there are crocs in all waters here...  more »
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  • Thoroughly enjoyed our day out on the dam. Wide easy access ramp for boat trailer. Remember your binoculars to enjoy abundant bird life. Picnics spots along water edge. Take a drive to the dam wall for some interesting historical background.
  • A great family adventure, easy access to both the dam and the wall (two different access points) make sure you check them both out. Picnic areas, clean facilities and boat ramp. A beautiful spot.
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