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From art and cultural experiences, unique events distinctive to Central Australia, music, dance, theatre and sporting events the Red Centre hosts many world class events. You are sure to find an event that attracts your interest so take a look and see what’s going on in the region.

  • Date: Friday 1 April 2016 - Saturday 31 March 2018 Location: Uluru, Petermann, NT Description: Bruce Munro's monumental art installation, Field of Light, is a global phenomenon. The British artist conceived the idea at Uluru in 1992 after eight ... more
    2016-04-01 17:00:00
    2018-03-31 22:00:00
  • Date: Every Day Time: Check with your accommodation reception, at Ayers Rock Resort, for up-to-date activities information. Location: Ayers Rock Resort Description: We are delighted to offer you a range of free activities during your stay at Ayers Rock Resort, including; - Guided and self-guided walks through the ... more
    2016-10-24 22:00:00
    2018-12-31 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 21 April 2017 - Sunday 30 April 2017 Location: Herbert Heritage Drive Description: The Australian Heritage Festival is Australia's biggest annual community-driven heritage festival. Join the National Trust in celebrating Australia's ... more
    2017-04-21 09:00:00
    2017-04-30 18:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 22 April 2017 - Tuesday 25 April 2017 Location: Ayers Rock Resort - Town Square Lawns Description: A celebration of the best of Australian Indigenous culture, Tjungu Festival, pronounced tjoo-ngoo (meaning "meeting together" in local Anangu Pitjantj ... more
    2017-04-22 22:00:00
    2017-04-25 22:00:00
  • Date: Monday 24 April 2017 - Saturday 29 April 2017 Location: Ayers Rock Resort Description: Realise your full potential by connecting to the power of nature through yoga, dance, and meditation, held in the revitalising surrounds of Ayers Rock ... more
    2017-04-24 09:00:00
    2017-04-29 21:00:00
  • Date: Friday 28 April 2017 - Sunday 30 April 2017 Location: Ross River Resort Description: Australia's most "out there" festival, Wide Open Space lights up the East MacDonnell Ranges for 3 days of music, art and desert culture. In it's 9th ... more
    2017-04-28 12:00:00
    2017-04-30 23:00:00
  • Date: Friday 28 April 2017 - Sunday 30 April 2017 Location: Daly Waters Description: A true Aussie outback experience. The Daly Waters Campdraft, Rodeo and Gymkhana is held in the historic township of Daly Waters, 600 kilometres south ... more
    2017-04-28 12:00:00
    2017-04-30 15:00:00
  • Date: Friday 28 April 2017 Location: Pioneer Park Racecourse Description: The XXXX GOLD Cup Carnival showcases the best that #OutbackRacing racing has to offer. Over a full month, we can guarantee you 5 days of spectacu ... more
    2017-04-28 13:00:00
    2017-04-28 21:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 29 April 2017 Location: Pioneer Park Racecourse Description: The XXXX GOLD Cup Carnival showcases the best that #OutbackRacing racing has to offer. Over a full month, we can guarantee you 5 days of spectacu ... more
    2017-04-29 13:00:00
    2017-04-29 21:00:00
  • Date: Monday 1 May 2017 Location: Pioneer Park Racecourse Description: The XXXX GOLD Cup Carnival showcases the best that #OutbackRacing racing has to offer. Over a full month, we can guarantee you 5 days of spectacu ... more
    2017-05-01 13:00:00
    2017-05-01 21:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 13 May 2017 - Sunday 14 May 2017 Location: Old Andado Station Description: Molly’s Bash is a major fundraiser for the Old Andado Homestead and a truly unique outback experience. Originally the bash was held to help raise mo ... more
    2017-05-13 16:00:00
    2017-05-14 12:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 13 May 2017 Location: Jubilee Park Description: Experience the excitement and buzz of thoroughbred racing with a race program featuring the running of the St Patrick's Cup and Tennant Creek Cup. Fin ... more
    2017-05-13 22:00:00
    2017-05-13 22:00:00
  • Date: Thursday 18 May 2017 - Sunday 21 May 2017 Location: Olive Pink Botanic Gardens Description: NT Writers’ Festival – Alice Springs 18-21 May 2017 www.ntwriters.com.au In 2017 storytellers, songwomen and writers from central Australia join w ... more
    2017-05-18 10:00:00
    2017-05-21 21:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 20 May 2017 Location: Mataranka Never Never Festival Description: The Mataranka Never Never Festival is a magical weekend filled with a variety of activities for everyone. Friday's activities includes the Cancer Coun ... more
    2017-05-20 22:00:00
    2017-05-20 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 26 May 2017 - Saturday 27 May 2017 Location: Ayers Rock Resort, Uluru Camel Farm Description: WINNER- 2016 BROLGA NT TOURISM AWARD: FESTIVALS & EVENTS Join locals at this fun filled weekend of activities and experience a true Aussie outbac ... more
    2017-05-26 18:00:00
    2017-05-27 23:50:00
  • Date: Saturday 27 May 2017 Location: TIO Traeger Park Description: Round 10 in the AFL Premiership Season, also Indigenous Round, sees the Melbourne Demons play the Gold Coast Suns at TIO Traeger Park in Alice Spring ... more
    2017-05-27 22:00:00
    2017-05-27 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 9 June 2017 - Tuesday 13 June 2017 Location: Finke Desert Race Head Office Description: The iconic Finke Desert Race is an off-road, multi terrain two day race for bikes, cars, buggies and quads through desert country from Alice Springs t ... more
    2017-06-09 22:00:00
    2017-06-13 22:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 10 June 2017 - Sunday 11 June 2017 Location: Skydive Alice Springs Description: Join us for skydive on the 10th or 11th of June 2017. The crew from Skydive Uluru are coming to Alice Springs to share the thrill of tandem skydiving ... more
    2017-06-10 22:00:00
    2017-06-11 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 16 June 2017 - Sunday 18 June 2017 Location: Brunette Downs Description: One of Australia's best kept outback horse racing secret. The races are held in June every year, on Brunette Downs, situated on the Barkly Tablelands ... more
    2017-06-16 22:00:00
    2017-06-18 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 23 June 2017 - Monday 26 June 2017 Location: Araluen Arts Centre Description: There are hats and then there are HATS- these beanies stretch the definitions like never before. The Alice Springs Beanie Festival is a unique event ... more
    2017-06-23 22:00:00
    2017-06-26 22:00:00
  • Date: Tuesday 4 July 2017 Location: Ali Curung Description: The festival will start with a "Welcome to Country" by an elder from the community of Ali Curung, and then the Hon. Gerry McCarthy MLA, the member for ... more
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  • Date: Friday 7 July 2017 - Saturday 8 July 2017 Location: Len Kittle Drive Description: Join in the fun and excitement of a large rural show. The Alice Springs Show is a traditional rural show with a very close association with the regio ... more
    2017-07-07 22:00:00
    2017-07-08 22:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 15 July 2017 Location: Blatherskite Park Description: The quirky, annual Apex Camel Cup attracts visitors to Alice Springs from all over the world. While camels may have a reputation as dedicated 'ships ... more
    2017-07-15 10:30:00
    2017-07-15 17:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 22 July 2017 - Sunday 23 July 2017 Location: 7829 Ross Highway Description: The world's best cross-country navigators will use their navigation skills, endurance and teamwork to plot their way between checkpoints with the aid ... more
    2017-07-22 22:00:00
    2017-07-23 22:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 29 July 2017 Location: Ayers Rock Resort Description: Now in its 8th year and one of the most unique Australian running events on the running calendar. Ayers Rock Resort once again plays host to the Austr ... more
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  • Date: Thursday 3 August 2017 - Monday 7 August 2017 Location: Tennant Creek Description: The Desert Harmony Festival is hosted by Barkly Regional Arts in Tennant Creek, Northern Territory. On Warumungu lands (Tennant Creek) our predominate ... more
    2017-08-03 22:00:00
    2017-08-07 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 11 August 2017 - Sunday 13 August 2017 Location: Alice Springs Desert Park, Olive Pink Botanic Garden & more Description: desertSMART EcoFair is in its eighth year and is organised by the Arid Lands Environment Centre, as part of National Science Week. desertSMART EcoFa ... more
    2017-08-11 22:00:00
    2017-08-13 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 11 August 2017 - Monday 14 August 2017 Location: Larapinta Trail Description: Join us for a 4-day, 4-stage trail running race along the most spectacular sections of the Larapinta Trail and experience the awe of the outback. You ... more
    2017-08-11 22:00:00
    2017-08-14 22:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 12 August 2017 Location: Old Timers Village Description: Rummage through bric-a-brac at Alice Springs’ largest fete. The largest annual fete in Alice Springs, the Old Timers Fete, is a fun filled day with ... more
    2017-08-12 22:00:00
    2017-08-12 22:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 19 August 2017 Location: Todd River Bed Description: Talk about quirky?? - It's A boat race with a unique difference - on the dry sands of the Todd River. The Henley-On-Todd Regatta is the most iconic e ... more
    2017-08-19 22:00:00
    2017-08-19 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 25 August 2017 - Wednesday 30 August 2017 Location: Ross River Resort Description: Join us in the magnificent East Macdonnell Ranges - 80km east of Alice Springs for an epic 5 night Women's camping event. With an exciting program ... more
    2017-08-25 22:00:00
    2017-08-30 22:00:00
  • Date: Sunday 27 August 2017 - Tuesday 29 August 2017 Location: Alice Springs Telegraph Station Description: Bush Bands Bash is a foot stomping musical celebration under the starry desert sky. Played to an audience of thousands the concert is the biggest ann ... more
    2017-08-27 22:00:00
    2017-08-29 22:00:00
  • Date: Monday 28 August 2017 - Sunday 3 September 2017 Location: Alice Springs Description: Presented by Red Hot Arts Central Australia, the Alice Desert Festival is a fabulous Arts experience that speaks of contemporary Alice Springs. Creati ... more
    2017-08-28 22:00:00
    2017-09-03 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 1 September 2017 - Sunday 3 September 2017 Location: Blatherskite Park Description: All the action will be back for the Ultimate Festival of Wheels, including burnouts, drag racing, show n shine, motorkhana, grass driving and the very ... more
    2017-09-01 15:00:00
    2017-09-03 23:50:00
  • Date: Thursday 7 September 2017 - Sunday 22 October 2017 Location: Araluen Arts Centre Description: Desert Mob is unlike anything else and is one of the most anticipated and important Aboriginal art and cultural events in the nation. Bringing togethe ... more
    2017-09-07 22:00:00
    2017-10-22 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 8 September 2017 - Tuesday 17 October 2017 Location: The Residency Description: Over 10 days each September, singers, musicians and audiences from Alice Springs and Central Australia and visitors to the region experience something ... more
    2017-09-08 22:00:00
    2017-10-17 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 8 September 2017 Location: Araluen Arts Centre Description: The Desert Mob Symposium is a day of presentations by artists, art centres and special guests. Through images, film, animation and performance, artist ... more
    2017-09-08 22:00:00
    2017-09-08 22:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 9 September 2017 Location: Araluen Cultural Precinct Description: Desert Mob MarketPlace is presented in association with the annual Desert Mob Exhibition, which is held in Alice Springs in September every year and a ... more
    2017-09-09 22:00:00
    2017-09-09 22:00:00
  • Date: Wednesday 20 September 2017 - Sunday 24 September 2017 Location: Alice Springs Desert Park Description: Filled with diverse habitats, the Red Centre is a haven for birds. They hide in spinifex, dance around waterholes and soar over rocky ranges. There's ... more
    2017-09-20 22:00:00
    2017-09-24 22:00:00
  • Date: Friday 20 October 2017 - Sunday 22 October 2017 Location: Ayers Rock Resort Description: Astronomy enthusiasts of all ages can discover the spectacular Australian outback sky at this popular event. Now in its fourth year, the weekend is ru ... more
    2017-10-20 22:00:00
    2017-10-22 22:00:00
  • Date: Every Thursday Time: 11:30am to 12:30pm Location: Alice Springs Visitor Information Centre (Crnr of Todd St Mall & Parsons St) Description: The Animal Encounters at the Alice Springs Visitor Information Centre give visitors and locals a unique opportunity to get up close and personal with ... more
    2017-10-26 11:30:00
    2017-10-26 12:30:00
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