Darwin’s swimming lagoons on the Waterfront are a great family friendly place to swim safely in Darwin. The Wave Lagoon is suitable for kids of all ages including toddlers with its shallow splash areas to deeper water for boogie boarders and confident swimmers. There are waves every ten minutes of different sizes up to 1.2 m tall. The lagoon is stinger and crocodile free. The water in the Recreation Lagoon is pumped in from the ocean and protected with stinger nets and mesh screens however some stingers and fish may get through.