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Marksie's Stockman's Camp Tucker Night

363 Gorge Road | grounds of Top Didj, Katherine, Northern Territory 0852, Australia
+61 427 112 806
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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363 Gorge Road | grounds of Top Didj, Katherine, Northern Territory 0852, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wow Wow Wow What an amazing night the food was absolutely delicious It was such a fun night having a meal amongst the stars with the wild life coming in for a pat & some sweet potato. Definitely would go again

Thank geojun
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely loved this night out in Katherine! Marksie was a brilliant host and was so knowledgeable about the area and the local bush tucker. Marksie spends the day preparing and cooking the food and the outcome was delicious! Each dish (3 courses) was bursting with...More

Thank Brett L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Marksie was the perfect host and his partner and helpers were fantastic. The food was great and it was interesting to hear Marksie's story we really enjoyed our night and would recommend it to anyone travelling to Katherine.

Thank JanetO1949
Marksies, Owner at Marksie's Stockman's Camp Tucker Night, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Janet, really wonderful you joined us, and thank you for taking the time to review us. We all have lots of fun bringing you a great night, so glad you enjoyed it all. Hope to catch you again one day. Cheers.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us joined sixteen others for an Outback Experience at Marksies. We had a very enjoyable night eating food prepared in outback ovens that had added a mixture of native and more usual spices for a very taste treat. The whole time we were...More

Thank Colin C
Marksies, Owner at Marksie's Stockman's Camp Tucker Night, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks guys for the excellent review, you 4 sure had a great time and your laughter set the night. Thanks a heap for that. Our guests always make the night, and I so love my job seeing you all enjoy the food and my stories....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When traveling NT don't miss booking an evening meal with Marksies camp tucker. You will be treated with an experience of story telling, the 2 cultures and a understanding of the herbs & spices used by Marksie from the bush. How he started learning these...More

Thank Barry Elaine F
Marksies, Owner at Marksie's Stockman's Camp Tucker Night, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks heaps for your fantastic review. Really appreciate your taking the time to do this. Glad you had a great night, we enjoyed your company too. I have been blessed with working with a great group of Aboriginal people to help me with learning about...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an unmissable experience. We have been to a few ‘camp’ evenings over the years and this is by far the best. A great setting under the big NT sky, authentic campfire and gear. The food is a wonderful blend of good local ingredients...More

Thank Roger D
Marksies, Owner at Marksie's Stockman's Camp Tucker Night, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks guys...great to meet you, and really happy you guys enjoyed your night. Thanks a heap for your fantastic review...no we didn't pay them! :) Look forward to seeing you both again soon...better make sure I have different stories for you. Cheers.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to this camp tucker night and we just loved it. Marksie is entertaining and the food was wonderful, well presented and cooked beautifully. We all had an awesome night and would thoroughly recommend this camp tucker night.More

Thank nzaustraveller
Marksies, Owner at Marksie's Stockman's Camp Tucker Night, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you guys, glad you had a great night, and thanks a heap, for the awesome review. Very much appreciated you taking the time. Its my guests, that make the night special and I thank you for the fantastic night. Safe travels, see you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great night. Marksie is a great story teller, a passionate Aussie and a great cook. He has a love of bush Tucker and a great respect for aboriginal culture, and is doing all he can to promote the traditional herbs, spices and flavours...More

Thank Meagan Graeme P
Marksies, Owner at Marksie's Stockman's Camp Tucker Night, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you guys, for a fantastic review. Glad you enjoyed your Night with us, you were great company and we had a fun night. Even turned on the weather for you...every night! :) I have heaps more stories, so come back again someday. Cheers.

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We had a great time here! Wonderful food with great flavours that were completely new to us! The crocodile and beef sausage rolls and the baramundi were definitely my favourite! The staff was wonderful! Gave us great tips for our onward travels and showed us...More

Thank liesbethelbers
Marksies, Owner at Marksie's Stockman's Camp Tucker Night, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful review, and you guys were fantastic company. Hope you got the recipes for the bush spices and have fun trying them out. Our crocodile sausage rolls are so popular, we make thousands each week, when the season is...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

We had a fantastic evening at Marksies. The food, the yarns, the service and his knowledge was well worth it. He explained where all the ingredients came from and how he mixed them into what he was presenting for us. He explained how difficult it...More

Thank Grahame V
Marksies, Owner at Marksie's Stockman's Camp Tucker Night, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Hi guys, thanks for taking the time out to give us this awesome review...will have to put it on our website. It is a privilege to pass on the tips the group of very special Indigenous Ladies showed me, and to showcase our native bush...More

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Denise B
27 May 2018|
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Response from Marksies | Property representative |
Hello D....Availability july 8....send me an email and i will send you details...cheers...marksie
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NT_Drive
16 February 2018|
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Response from Marksies | Property representative |
Hi....We are open every Monday in June...please send me an email with proposed date and I can give you availability on your preferred Monday. Many thanks
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jpktrk
24 January 2018|
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Response from Marksies | Property representative |
I am so sorry jpktrk, but we can't really start till the ground dries out and we can get access to the site. Hopefully by April, as we have to then set up and collect firewood etc. The camp oven all need cooking up to season... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 363 Gorge Road | grounds of Top Didj, Katherine, Northern Territory 0852, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Katherine
  • Phone Number: +61 427 112 806
  • E-mail
Description
Dine under the stars in the tranquil surroundings of TOP DIDJ GROUNDS Watch the wallabies and hear the local wildlife in the surroundings reminiscent of an outback stockman's camp. In this wonderful atmosphere,enjoy your award winning camp oven meal (set menu) by the camp fire, with Aborigine bush tucker flavours. New Product- Go back 100years to a traditional Stockmans Camp for a Traditional Stew and Flash Damper and Billy Tea. Earlier start, and cheaper night. Be entertained by great Aussie humour, true and not so true yarns, the good, the bad & some a little bawdy. Billy spinning competition for little and the grown up kids. We cook to bookings so phone first.
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