Darwin What’s On

The BCL Darwin What’s On pages have one events page per month. These pages have public holidays, school holidays and major events. Pages also include theatres, cinemas, festivals and other things to do.

See pages for each month: January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December | Find out more about posting your event here.

See also cinemas, theatres, galleries and exhibitions, museums and historic attractions, general attractions, live music venues or festivals around the Northern Territory.

Theatres in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Darwin Northern Territory Theatres Darwin Community Arts Darwin Theatre Company In addition to its professional program DTC offers a diverse program of performance, play readings, workshops and training courses for the community, giving them the opportunity to gain experience in all aspects of theatre work. See also Performing arts interest groups in Darwin More Links for… Read More

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General Attractions in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

General Attractions NT Alice Springs Desert Park Crocodyllus Park Darwin Turf Club Desert Wildlife Park Northern Territory Tourist Commission Darwin Entertainment Centre Northern Territory – Australia, Parks and World Heritage Sites Olive Pink Botanic Garden World Solar Challenge Known as the Brain-Sport of our time, the World Solar Challenge entrants will traverse more than 3,000km… Read More

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Museums and Historical Places To Go in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Northern Territory Historical Attractions Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Art Centre and Museum is located in Yirrkala, a small Aboriginal community near the mining town of Nhulunbuy in the Gove Peninsula. Darwin Cenotaph Northern Territory Government – See Visiting Heritage Properties for information about historical buildings and reserves in the NT… Read More

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Exhibitions and Galleries Darwin and Northern Territory

Exhibitions & Galleries Northern Territory Centre for Contemporary Art Aboriginal Art & Culture Centre Darwin Community Arts – Aims to advocate for multi-arts projects, empower artists and communities and provide opportunities and spaces. The Didgeridoo Hut and Art Gallery Framed – The Darwin Gallery Mason Aboriginal Art Gallery is art collected primarily from the Papunya… Read More

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January in Darwin NT

January 2018 Events in Darwin and the Northern Territory 1 January (Monday) 2018 – New Years Day – Public Holiday – it’s a long weekend! 26 January (Friday) 2018 – Australia Day – Public Holiday. School Year begins: Term 1 Urban Schools: Monday 29 January 2018 (Teachers resume Thursday 25 January) Remote Schools: Tuesday 30 January… Read More

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February in Darwin NT

February events in Darwin & The Northern Territory Chinese New Year (For Chinese New Year party and costume ideas see ThemesForParties: Oriental). 6 February (Tuesday) 2018 – New Zealand (Waitangi) Day Celebrations – Waitangi Day is New Zealand’s annual celebration of the signing of the Waitangi Treaty. 14 February (Wednesday) 2018 – Valentine’s Day –… Read More

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March in Darwin NT

March 2018 Events in Darwin and the Northern Territory 8 March (Thursday) 2018 – International Women’s Day 17 March (Saturday) 2018 – St Patrick’s Day – see Themes for Parties for St Patrick’s Day decorations and costumes. 24 March (Saturday) 2018 – Earth Hour – Switch off your lights from 8:30pm to 9:30pm to send… Read More

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April in Darwin NT

The Mindil Beach Sunset Markets The Mindil Beach Sunset Market run from the last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October. April Events in Darwin and Northern Territory Change Your Smoke Alarm Battery Day 1 April (Sunday) 2018 – Daylight saving ends in south-eastern states – No daylight saving in WA – See time… Read More

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May in Darwin NT

Visit the Mindil Beach Sunset Markets on Thursdays 5-10pm and Sundays 4-9 pm. The Mindil Beach Sunset Market run from the last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October. May 2018 Events in Darwin and The Northern Territory 7 May (Monday) 2018 – May Day Public Holiday first Monday in May.  (See AU… Read More

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June in Darwin NT

June is mid-winter and tourist season in Darwin. Visit the Mindil Beach Sunset Markets on Thursdays 5-10pm and Sundays 4-9 pm. The Mindil Beach Sunset Market run from the last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October. June 2018 Events in Darwin and the Northern Territory 5 June – World Environment Day –… Read More

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July in Darwin and the Northern Territory

Visit the Mindil Beach Sunset Markets on Thursdays 5-10pm and Sundays 4-9 pm. The Mindil Beach Sunset Market run from the last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October. July 2018 Events in Darwin and the Northern Territory 1 July (Sunday) 2018 – Territory Day – On the first of July each year… Read More

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August in Darwin NT

Visit the Mindil Beach Sunset Markets on Thursdays 5-10pm and Sundays 4-9 pm. The Mindil Beach Sunset Market run from the last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October. August 2018 Events in Darwin & The Northern Territory 6 August (Monday) 2018 – Picnic Day Public Holiday (see AU school and public holiday… Read More

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September in Darwin NT

Springtime, Father’s day and pirates! Visit the Mindil Beach Sunset Markets on Thursdays 5-10pm and Sundays 4-9 pm. The Mindil Beach Sunset Market run from the last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October. September 2018 Events in Darwin & Northern Territory 31 August to 2 September 2018 – Red CentreNATS at  Alice… Read More

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October in Darwin NT

Visit the Mindil Beach Sunset Markets on Thursdays 5-10pm and Sundays 4-9 pm. The Mindil Beach Sunset Market run from the last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October. October 2018 Events in Darwin and the Northern Territory National Organic Week Australia (NOW) is 10 days of activities designed to increase awareness of… Read More

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November in Darwin NT

November 2018 Events in Darwin and the Northern Territory 6 November (Tuesday) 2018 – Melbourne Cup Day For Cup Day costumes, outfits, and party ideas see ThemesForParties.com.au 11 November (Sunday) 2018 – Remembrance Day 11 to 18 November – The Spring 2018 Wild Pollinator Count The Wild Pollinator Count gives you an opportunity to contribute to… Read More

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December in Darwin NT

December 2018 Events in Darwin and the Northern Territory 3 December (Monday) 2018 – International Day of People with Disability – Aims to promote an understanding of people with a disability and encourage support for their dignity, rights and well-being. 5 December (Wednesday) 2018 – International Volunteer Day is celebrated on December 5th each year… Read More

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Live Music Venues in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Darwin Northern Live Music Venues Darwin Convention Centre – Stokes Hill Rd, Darwin Darwin Entertainment Centre – 93 Mitchell Street, Darwin. Happy Yess – 5 Bennett St, Darwin – Community run live original music and arts venue. Normally 18+, but they do hold regular all ages events. (As you can see we don’t know about… Read More

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Cinemas in Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Darwin Northern Territory Cinemas Accessibility.com.au survey of accessible seating, toilets, entries and hearing augmentation. CMax – Maluka St, Palmerston. Deckchair Cinema – In the Wharf Precinct. Greater Union Cinemas / Birch, Carroll & Coyle – Trower Rd, Casurina and Cnr Mitchell & Briggs St, Darwin. Katherine Cinema 3 – 20 First St, Katherine. yourmovies.com.au has… Read More

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Concerts and Festivals Darwin and Northern Territory Australia

Productions / Festivals / Special Events The Alice Springs Beanie Festival The Darwin Cup Carnival Darwin Entertainment Centre check the site for shows coming soon and ticket sales Darwin Festival a vibrant arts and cultural event, is held over 18 days in the last 2 and half weeks of August every year. One of the fastest… Read More

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