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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.

Wide Open Space Festival

Friday 28th April - Sunday 30th April


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 year the festival attracts people from all over Australia to experience the wonder of desert with 1500 new friends! With 2 Stages, a Lounge, Licensed Bar, Kids Space, Fully-stocked Marketplace, Workshops and even a Pool Party, the event has something for everyone. Musically expect everything from roots and folk, to local Indigenous reggae bands, live hip hop to some late night dance music. Plus a full program of performance, circus, late-night cabaret, and an amazing Indigenous cultural program.

Set at the incredible Ross River Resort, the festival is nestled into one of Central Australia's best kept secrets. With full facilities including hot showers, cabins, camping and plenty of shady trees, it is a festival-goers dream venue.

See you in the WIDE OPEN!

Contact details

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Event Days and Times

Friday 28th April - Sunday 30th April
12:00 - 11:00pm


- Adult FESTIVAL Pass: $180 (18+ years, 3 days including camping)

- Adult DAY Pass: $100 (Use For Friday, Saturday or Sunday including overnight camping)

- Youth FESTIVAL Pass: $50 (Youth Ticket - 15-17 yrs. All youth must be accompanied at all time



Phone: 0414 606 710

Categories: General Events

Tags: Ross River

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