Palmerston is the second largest city in the Northern Territory located an easy drive from Darwin and is a popular shopping precinct. This area is a rapidly growing city with a projected population of 40,000 by 2021. There are a good selection of restaurants & bars there and during the dry season, the Palmerston Markets are a must where you can enjoy many delicious foods from all over the world. There is also great local entertainment and crafts.
The Palmerston area is a local government area (LGA) in Northern Territory. This area is home to 18 locations and/or suburbs which you can explore in more detail by selecting from the list below. The Palmerston area is located approximately 16kms from the capital Darwin.
If you are planning a visit to this area we’ve put together some of the things you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one ofthe buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know the area and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.