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Nui Dat hill

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Nui Dat (Núi Đất) is a former 1st Australian Task Force (1 ATF) base now part of Ba Ria city in Ba Ria–Vung Tau province, Vietnam. It is not the name of an official ward, it just means "dirt hill"
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National Route 2, Ba Ria 790000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

was very moving seeing where the Australian base was had a local guide he was very informed and supplied flowers to a lot over grown but he had pictures from that period and had nothing but respect for the ozzies saw the school the built...More

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ASIATRAVELHOLIDAY, General Manager at Nui Dat hill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Robert Thank you very much for your kind comment after your trip to visit there. It is still the most expected destination for most Australians and families. Indeed, the Vietnam war has ended so long ago, but these trips will help both sides, countries...More

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

This is Autralian Camp in the past. However, our driver lost the way. We can not see much as advertised. Until we catched and followed the other car with tour guide everything was much better.More

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ASIATRAVELHOLIDAY, Manager at Nui Dat hill, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you. Should book the tour with local travel agent or local tour guide to have a better trip. With their knodge about this area, guest will see more history and the phtos that involve in the old battle field. Thank you very much Do...More

Reviewed 28 January 2018

One of my sons and his family and I met up in Vietnam for a tour of the country, which they had not been to before. We covered more than 2,000 km, from Hanoi, to Hue, Danang, Hoi An, Nha Trang and Saigon. They kept...More

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ASIATRAVELHOLIDAY, Director of Sales at Nui Dat hill, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Dear Mr. David I knew that your son and his family had a meaningful trip to Nui Dat - The old base of Australian during the year of 1961 - 1971 The history of the mountain base has receded more than 50 years (half a...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

As a military history junkie, to stand on the site of 1ATF and try and conjure up images and activity is one of those moments in life you savour. Looking up at SAS Hill and wondering... Imagine 17/18 August 1966 the prelude to and day...More

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ASIATRAVELHOLIDAY, Người quản lý at Nui Dat hill, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2017

Thank you for visiting Nui Dat in Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province. We’d be grateful if you would review us on TripAdvisor. It’s the world’s largest travel site, helping millions of visitors every month plan the perfect trip. Our guests often tell us how helpful it...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017

Former AUS Task Force base at Nui Dat and for those who know their history, the Nui Dat hill really stands out on the approach. Suggest you go online and obtain maps and 1960-70's photos so you can compare the lay of the land, so...More

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ASIATRAVELHOLIDAY, Giám đốc quan hệ khách hàng at Nui Dat hill, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Thank you for visiting this site. Do hope that you had a meaningful trip to visit this historical site. For tourists when visit this site, we always have maps, photos and documentary with many detail help you image this site. Even if it is the...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

As Australians growing up with the Vietnam war, this is very interesting, but is basically just jungle/farmland now

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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

We came here as my father in law was here with 85 transport company. It was quite a solemn experience for my husband although there is not much to see here imagining what these soilders went through was truly moving. Highly recommend this for families...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2016

Whilst not a lot left to see, to see and understand the hot and awful conditions experienced by the Australian troops stationed here in the war is very emotional.

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Reviewed 19 March 2016

It is a blast from the past for veterans who were stationed here during the war years. There are no real remnants left these days, been picked up by locals and a NZ guy who runs a small self funded museum called "Diggers Rest" not...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2016

Nui Dat, an insignificant spot on the map of Phuoc Tuy-Vung Tau Province, Vietnam, was from 1966 until 1972 the "tent-city" home to thousands of Australians who fought (and more than 500 of them died) in the Vietnam War. Increasingly Australian Vietnam veterans and/or their...More

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