Palmerston is a satellite city located only 20km from Darwin and is the second largest city in the Northern Territory. Approximately 36,000 people call the Palmerston city area home. Many young families, defence personnel and local businesses are located in Palmerston and the rural region. The surrounding rural area appeals to those looking for a quieter lifestyle, but with close access to all the modern amenities Palmerston has to offer. You can experience night markets, community events and a variety of cultural activities. Towns in this region include Berry Springs, Howard Springs, Humpty Doo, Batchelor, Jabiru and Adelaide River.
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