Events for August 2017: Northern Territory


Here's what Northern Territory has prepared for you this August.

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DESERT HARMONY FESTIVAL - ANYINGINYI MANU

Aug 3-7

Location: Tennant Creek

Enjoy and partake in a line-up of artistic and cultural events celebrating the region’s unique Indigenous and multicultural community with music, stories, theatre, film, and parades.

Website: www.desertharmonyfestival.com

GARMA FESTIVAL

Aug 4-7

Location: Gulkula

Tickets: $1650 adult, $960 students, $1850 corporate pass for 10 people

Contact details: admin@garmafestival.com.au

Embrace and learn the ways of the Yolngu community, with visual arts, ancient storytelling, dance, governance and education.

Website: www.garma.com.au

DARWIN ABORIGINAL ART FAIR

Aug 11-13

Location: Darwin

Time: Friday 10am - 4pm, Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 10am - 4pm

Tickets: FREE entry

Buy art from emerging and established artists from Arnhem Land, Kimberley and the Torres Strait Islands. Attend workshops and enjoy traditional dance performances.

Website: www.darwinaboriginalartfair.com.au

HENLEY-ON-TODD REGATTA

Aug 19

Location: Alice Springs

Tickets: $110 VIP, $20 general admission, $45 family, $5 children between 12-16

This boat race takes place in the dry, sandy bed of the Todd River, providing great entertainment as individuals and teams race through the sand in bottomless vessels. 

Website: www.henleyontodd.com.au