Do the Red Centre -

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.



Sunday 9 September


PENTATONIC is a promenade concert across 5 heritage sites in Alice Springs; the Stuart Town Gaol, the Old Law Courts, Flynn Memorial Uniting Church, the Hartley St School room and the Residency. It brings a two-and-a-half-hour feast of masterworks to the diverse program of events that is- the 2018 Desert Song Festival. You'll devour; guitar, cello and vocal virtuosity, Fiddlesticks presenting "Heritage Fiddlers" and much more...

"What a Wonderful World!– Celebrating Global Heritage"

Singers, musicians and audiences will be united in this sixth annual celebration of cultural diversity and artistic brilliance in Central Australia. Over 10 glorious days (September 7-16) a myriad of concerts, workshops and masterclasses will present choirs, musicians, small vocal ensembles and solo performers, in a celebration of; the singer, the song, the instrument, the land and its people.

Ancient landscapes and iconic heritage venues in town, provide the staging. Through music and song, audiences will feel the 'connection to country' that the custodians of this land have as two major events, in the Tjoritja/ West MacDonnell Ranges, bookend the festival.

Venue: The Stuart Town Gaol, 8 Parsons Street, Alice Springs NT

Bokings are essential and can be made online here or, purchase tickets in person at the Alice Springs Visitor Information Centre, on the corner of Todd Street Mall & Parsons Street.

Check out the full 2018 Desert Song Festival program of events here

Event Days and Times

Sunday 9 September, 2pm to 4:45pm


Adult- $20
Child- $10
Concession- $10
Student- $10
Family- $40.00


Email: [email protected]

Phone: 1800 645 199 or 08 8952 5800


Categories: General Events

At The Stuart Town Gaol, 8 Parsons Street, Alice Springs NT

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