Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that this website might contain images of people who are deceased.

Trip Planner

Food and drink

Choice is delicious in East Arnhem Land! With a range of places to eat and drink on offer, you will find yourself on a stool in one of our cafes, on a bench seat in a bakery or winding down and relaxing with a drink in hand watching the sun go down.  


Alyangula Golf Club

Alyangula Golf Club is nestled amid a superb tropical island setting on the foreshore of Milner Bay within the Groote Eylandt archipelago. The course and clubhouse are situated on Alebuwa Road, centrally located within the township of Alyangula on the northwest site of Groote Eylandt. The course is 9 holes with 18 different tee blocks and a Par 65 (ACR 62), and is kept in excellent condition. Alyangula Golf Club offers fantastic facilities including a licensed bar, bistro and dining room, playg...

Read more

Gopu Community Store

Gopu Community Store is a Yolŋu managed general store located in the Gunyaŋara community, a 15 minute drive from Nhulunbuy. The Gopu Community Store sells groceries, fruit, hot lunch and great coffee! Made from locally produced timber from the Gumatj Corporation timber and saw mill the Gopu Community Store showcases amazing wooden furniture with items such as chopping boards, tables and chairs for sale. Opening Hours Monday to Friday: 7am – 3pm Saturday and Sunday: closed

Read more

Gove Boat Club

The Gove Boat Club is the sailor’s gateway to the Northern Territory. Located in Melville Bay just 12 kilometres from Nhulunbuy town centre, the club caters to local and visiting yachts as well as local boating enthusiasts. With the best ocean views in town, a mild breeze, and stunning sunsets, it is a favourite amongst locals and visitors alike. Facilities include The Waterfront Kitchen, a bar as well as outdoor and indoor play areas to entertain the kids. The Waterfront Kitchen serves an...

Read more

Gove Country Golf Club

Gove Country Golf Club, also known as Australia's Top Golf Course due its location as the most northerly course in Australia, is a picturesque course located just four kilometres from Nhulunbuy town centre and only 400 metres from Middle Beach.    The Gove Country Golf Club course is a 9 hole all grass course with alternate tee positions to make up a Par 72 (ACR 71) course of 6110 metres. The club was established in 1970 and its new premises were opened in December 2005...

Read more

Gove Peninsula Surf Lifesaving Club

The Gove Peninsula Surf Lifesaving Club was established in 1974 and you can often see club volunteers patrolling Gadalathami (Town Beach) on the weekends between the months of May and October. On Friday nights at the ‘Surfy’ you can purchase drinks from their licensed bar or enjoy a delicious burger from local volunteer clubs who take it in turns to cook up a storm on the outdoor kitchen. The clubhouse is located on grassy bluffs at the very southern end of the beach, where it offers spectacular...

Read more

Gove Pizza and Cafe

Gove Pizza and Cafe, located in Nhlulunbuy’s town centre, have you covered for all your pizza cravings! Offering an extensive pizza menu using homemade bases, you can dine in or takeaway. Gove Pizza and Cafe also offers a range of other menu items including delicious burgers, sweets and coffee. Opening hours Monday to Sunday: 4-9pm

Read more

Groote Eylandt Lodge

A unique cultural experience awaits you! Offering a relaxed and friendly, tropical atmosphere reflecting the lifestyle, hospitality and wishes of the Groote Eylandt traditional landowners. Groote Eylandt Lodge is a highly recommended destination for leisure breaks, fishing and cultural holidays. Groote Eylandt offers anglers a unique opportunity to experience the thrill of deep-sea fishing. One day can be spent targetting barramundi in the estuaries and the next you can experience the thrill of ...

Book onlineRead more

Kamayan Café

Kamayan Café, located in Nhulunbuy’s town centre, offers fresh and healthy food with a modern approach. You can opt for takeaway or dine in on their outdoor seated area.   Specialising in delicious Southeast Asian cuisine, Kamayan Café will tempt your tastebuds with something new. The café also offers a range of other cuisines from Vietnamese rice paper rolls, a fresh sandwich and salad bar to crispy fish and chips. Opening hours Monday to Saturday: 7am to 4pm Sunday: closed  ...

Read more

Latitude 12

Suitably named after Nhulunbuy’s geographical location, Latitude 12 Restaurant has great service and even better food. Nestled within the Walkabout Lodge, this classy dining experience remains comfortable and relaxing. With a regularly updated, eclectic menu, you can’t go wrong at Latitude 12 with a poolside meal in its outdoor dining area, or in the air conditioned comfort of the main dining area. Whether you’re in need of a celebratory night with your mates or a meal that the whole fami...

Read more

Munch and Crunch Café

Munch and Crunch Café is located in Endeavour Square, Nhulunbuy. Offering a dine in or takeaway experience, you can choose from a large range of cuisines including pizza, burgers, fried chicken and much more. Situated between Woolworths and Westpac bank, their location is a convenient place to stop for a bite to eat when in Nhulunbuy. Opening hours Monday to Thursday: 7am to 4pm Friday and Saturdays: 7am to 8pm Sundays: closed 

Read more

Peninsula Bakery and Café

The Peninsula Bakery and Café is a locally owned and run bakery based in Nhulunbuy offering dine in or take away options. They provide fresh, locally made bread, pies and pastries, great coffee, an extensive range of cold drinks plus a delicious breakfast and lunch menu. The Peninsula Bakery and Café also offers catering for functions, corporate events, training sessions or conferences. Opening hours Monday to Friday: 5:30am to 3pm Saturday and Sunday: closed

Read more

Propellerz Coffee and Cream

Propellerz Coffee & Cream is a mobile espresso café serving an amazing coffee experience and homemade treats in Nhulunbuy. Using coffee beans from local roaster, Arnhem Coffee Roasters, you can be guaranteed to have a quality coffee. Located at Malpi park, adjacent to the Gove Hospital from Tuesday to Friday mornings, Propellerz sells a delectable selection of cakes, slices, sandwiches and other warm foods. If you’re lucky enough to be in town when the Nhulunbuy Community Markets are on, ...

Read more

Roaming Flames Pizza

Roaming Flames Pizza is a mobile wood fired pizza truck servicing the pizza addicts of Nhulunbuy. You can often find them serving up pizzas on a Friday night at the Lions Park on Banyan Road in Nhulunbuy. Roaming Flames Pizza also frequents local community events such as the Nhulunbuy Community Markets and sporting events. Their delicious range of thin and crispy pizzas and the fantastic taste will have you coming back for more!

Read more

Seabreeze Restaurant, Bar, Lounge and Pool

Banubanu’s Seabreeze Restaurant is an elevated Pavilion overlooking the azure blue waters of our Western Cove. From here you will not want to leave our endless deck or pool enjoying a heavenly sunset before indulging in innovative high-quality cuisine prepared by our onsite chef. The deck is also the perfect place to sit, relax and soak up the atmosphere of Arnhem Land. Dine as part of your stay at Banubanu Beach Retreat or come across on a day tour. You also have the option of bringing your ow...

Read more

The Waterfront Kitchen

The Waterfront Kitchen is located at the Gove Boat Club on the Gove Peninsula, a short 15 minute drive from Nhulunbuy. The Waterfront Kitchen has one of the most extensive menus in Nhulunbuy, including a variety of local and international dishes. With quick and efficient service, it is certain to appeal to all tastes as there is something for everyone. The food is served bistro style, and the portion sizes are sure to appeal to the heartiest of diners! There are two casual outdoor dining areas,...

Read more

Walkabout Tavern

The Walkabout Tavern is situated in the centre of Nhulunbuy and features a sports bar, bistro, Thirsty Camel bottleshop and is the home of Nhulunbuy’s nightclub come the weekend. It is here you can enjoy a drink or two with a welcoming local vibe and great company. The Walkabout Tavern has two bars. The Nhulun Bar is the public bar and the Flinders Bar and Bistro is where you can enjoy a delicious classic pub meal. Both bars are connected to the comfortable shaded Beer Garden. The venue's ...

Read more

Yirrkala Community Store

The Yirrkala Community Store is located opposite the Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre in the beautiful community of Yirrkala, 18 kilometres south-east from Nhulunbuy. Their range includes fresh produce, grocery items, ice and bait, clothing, general hardware and a great selection for children. Yirrkala Community Store provides the local community access to affordable and healthy foods. Their daily selection of home cooked takeaway meals changes daily - from mouth-watering lamb shanks to amazing vegg...

Read more