Wagait Beach

Natural Attractions

Wagait Beach is a secluded quiet beach community minutes from the Darwin CBD and a favourite weekender retreat with several accommodation options available, from basic camping to tropical hideaways or luxury beachfront villas. Visit to experience the unspoilt beaches, green forest walks, fishing and WWII heritage.

Dining can be at the Cox Country Club, coffee and breakfast at the local shop or have your own BBQ at the council provided electric BBQs at the sports and recreation ground.

Experience the Top End’s tropical coastal lifestyle, just a short ferry ride from Cullen Bay or an easy outback 2 hour wilderness drive along the Peninsula Way Tourist Route, just off the Stuart Highway south of Coolalinga.


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Nearby Things to Do

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1894 - Wesleyan Church and Parsonage, Mitchell Street.

George Brown Botanic Gardens


Sidney Nolan's Ned Kelly series - NGA touring exhibition

Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

The Gardens, Darwin


Mindil Beach Casino (formerly SKYCITY Darwin)


Darwin sightseeing at sunset

Darwin Horse and Carriage

East Point, Darwin

Lagoon Day Spa

Lagoon Day Spa


Gun Emplacement and associated infrastructure.

WWII Gun Emplacement Wagait Beach

Cox Peninsula

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