Our unique military history
Mile Pegs NT
WW2 in the Northern Territory
Miles Peg NT, is a website that aims to gather together stories, photos, recollections and maps of World War 2 sites along the Stuart Highway in the Northern Territory, Australia. The purpose of which is to present and thus preserve a picture of what life was like for the Allied Servicemen and women that served at these sites following the bombing of Darwin on the 19th of February 1942. As such, this site will be dependent on contributions from people willing to share such information to be displayed on the site and will therefore be a continual work in progress.
The Facebook page is to advertise the website.
Australia in WWII. Enemy missions, Allied military operations and the civilian contribution in the Northern Territory and other parts of Australia.
Explore historic military sites on line and tours available on the trip and on arrival in Darwin
A map to the Military Sites in the Top End can be downloaded here:
Our Top Ten to uncover Darwin's rich military history:
Darwin Aviation Museum
Bombing of Darwin tour, with Sea Darwin
Royal Flying Doctor Service Darwin Tourist Facility
Bombing of Darwin WWII Heritage Tours
Darwin History and Wartime Experience tour
Battle of Australia tour, with Darwin Tours
WWII Oil Storage Tunnels
Walk Darwin tours
Darwin Military Museum & Defense of Darwin Experience