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.

Run Larapinta

26 - 29 August


Run Larapinta is a 4 day, 4 stage trail running race along the most spectacular sections of the iconic Larapinta Trail in Australia’s Northern Territory. Boundless beauty, breathless exuberance, day-old friendships that will last for years and the unspoilt grandeur of a landscape that transcends time… this is an extraordinary run that should be on every bucket list. Two course distance options: The Malbunka (Long Course)*: 20km – 45km Stages Stage 1: 19.5km around Alice Springs to the Old Telegraph Station Stage 2: 41km from Simpson’s Gap to Standley Chasm Stage 3: 30.5km from Ochre Pits to Ormiston Gorge Stage 4: 45km from Redbank Gorge to Mt Sonder and Glen Helen The Namatjira (Short Course): 11km – 30km Stages Stage 1: 11km around Alice Springs to the Old Telegraph Station Stage 2: 20km from The Old Hamilton Downs Station to Standley Chasm Stage 3: 22km from Glen Helen to Ormiston Gorge via Ormiston Pound Stage 4: 30km from Redbank Gorge to and Glen Helen

Event Days and Times

26 - 29 August
6:00am to 5:30pm


Various Prices


Email: [email protected]

Phone: 5261 5511


Categories: Major Events

At Mercure, Alice Springs Mercure, Alice Springs

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What does COVID Clean cover? 

- Developing your own COVIDSafe Plan to protect your staff, your guests, and your business 
- Training your staff on infection control and hand and respiratory hygiene  
- Training your staff on new health and safety procedures specific to your operation 
- Creating cleaning policies, procedures and checklists tailored to your business 
- Creating a COVID19 Risk Register

Completing COVID Clean will provide you with: 

- A downloadable and editable plan and checklist for COVID19 Business Cleaning Policy and Procedures 
- A downloadable and editable COVID19 Risk Register  
- Use of the COVID Clean logo  

COVID Clean is tailored to the health directives specific to the individual states and territories. If your business has operations in multiple states and territories, contact the NT Program Manager
Steven Miles
08 8981 6027 | 0408 253 071 or [email protected]

COVID19 Business Recovery Plan: 

The COVID19 Business Recovery Plan is an additional free resource available through the QTF platform. It is designed as a self-led business development tool which supports businesses to undertake critical thinking on the current situation and recovery options during the various stages of restrictions being lifted. 

The Recovery Plan focuses on five key activities:
- Assess the current situation 
- Business continuity action plan 
- Staff management 
- Financial analysis 
- Operational recovery 
- Marketing and communications