Darwin, and the Palmerston Sprint History
Darwin is the capital city of the Northern Territory in Australia. It is situated on the Timor Sea, and is the largest city in the sparsely populated Northern Territory. Darwin is the most northerly of Australian capital cities, and was originally a pioneer outpost, and is the ancestral home of the Larrakia people. Darwin has a tropical climate, with a wet and dry season only, as it is consistently warm throughout the year. The city does experience cyclone activity during the wet season, as well as the heavy monsoon downpours and spectacular lightning shows.