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It’s Show Time!

Posted: 3 July 2015

The Show has rolled into the Red Centre - today and tomorrow people can head down to the Alice Springs Show.Then next weekend it’s Tennant Creek’s turn to enjoy the rides, entertainment and fairy floss. While you are there, visit one of the NT Government Displays and have a chat to our friendly staff.

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Darwin Festival 2015 tickets on sale

Posted: 24 June 2015

The 2015 Darwin Festival is shaping up to be another cracker with an exciting mix of arts, culture and entertainment that will entice Territorians and visitors alike.

“The Territory Government is proud to support the Darwin Festival as its Principal Partner with an allocation of $1.32m this year,” Chief Minister Giles said.

“As well as supporting local artists, the Darwin Festival celebrates our connections with our Asian neighbours.”

The Darwin Festival is part of the Territory Government’s FestivalsNT program and calendar of cultural and sporting events.

This year the Festival has another venue to add with Darwin’s Railway Club becoming the Festival Lounge for some great music with jam sessions involving local and national musicians.

The Darwin Festival runs from 6 to 23 August. Tickets will be available from or at the Tatts Ticket Caravan in the Smith Street Mall.

Photo: Mark Marcelis, for Tracks Dance Company’s latest production Last Light

School holiday fun for everyone

Posted: 24 June 2015

Young Territorians will have no shortage of things to do during the June and July holiday period.

There are activities available through the Territory Parks Alive Program, Youth Vibes event calendar and at the Darwin Waterfront. Get involved and have a good time!