The Top End region is home to Darwin, Australia's only tropical capital city. Darwin is arguably one of Australia's most cosmopolitan cities with a population consisting of more than 60 nationalities. The greater Darwin area has a population of approximately 120,500 people.
The city's multicultural mix is highlighted by its many exciting cultural festivals and weekly food and craft markets. There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained, including the Deckchair Cinema, sailing, museums and shopping centres, as well as being nearby Litchfield National Park for great camping and swimming.
The region has a tropical climate with a distinctive dry and wet season.