EVENTS

The Top End is host to a wide range of incredible, world-class, unique events. Laugh along with the locals at quirky events distinctive to the Top End, honour Aboriginal culture at indigenous celebrations in remote communities or revel in major sporting events such as the V8 Supercars. 

You will find all you need to know about Top Events in our Events Calendar.



  • Date: Friday 30th September - Wednesday 5th October, 2016 Location: 21 Albatross Street, Winnellie Description:   The NTBA Inc is pleased to be hosting the 2016 U15 National Titles – `The Val Nesbitt’ Trophy between the Friday 30th September ... more
    2016-09-30 11:54:00
    2016-10-05 13:54:00
  • Date: Friday Nights Last Friday in April to the last Friday in October Time: 5.00pm Location: Goyder Square Description: The Palmerston Markets are a family orientated non-profit organisation. Now in it's 29th year, the markets have really come of age with something for ... more
    2016-09-30 16:56:00
    2016-09-30 18:56:00
  • Date: Every Saturday Morning Time: 8.00am - 2.00pm Location: Parap Village Shopping Precinct Description:   Every Saturday morning the Parap Village Markets entice and delight with bustling colourful life. A treasured institution since 1982, the Para ... more
    2016-10-01 08:00:00
    2016-10-01 14:00:00
  • Date: From May - October, one Saturday a month Time: 7.00pm Location: Darwin Waterfront Description: Experience the magic of moonlight cinema at the Darwin Waterfront this Dry Season with our free monthly movies, returning Saturday 14 May. The first ... more
    2016-10-01 10:18:00
    2016-10-01 12:18:00
  • Date: Every Saturday Time: 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Chambers Crescent Car Park, Malak
    2016-10-01 15:04:00
    2016-10-01 17:04:00
  • Date: Saturday 1 October, 2016 - Tuesday 28 February, 2017 Time: 24/7 Location: Northern Territory Description: Registrations are now open for the season 2 competition to begin on October 1 when 101 Barramundi will be tagged and released at fishing locations acr ... more
    2016-10-01 15:15:00
    2017-02-28 17:15:00
  • Date: Saturday night from 16 April – 15 October, 2016 Time: Movie starts at 7.00pm Location: Goyder Square, Palmerston Description: Back for 2016 is our popular movie program, FlicNics, with some exciting new changes. This dry season, the City of Palmerston is transforming Goyder S ... more
    2016-10-01 16:33:00
    2016-10-01 18:33:00
  • Date: Saturday 1 - Sunday 9 October, 2016 Time: Various Times Location: Kakadu National Park Description:   Kakadu is home to more than a third of Australia’s bird species. Join Parks Australia and birding specialists to celebrate the Top End’s d ... more
    2016-10-01 16:36:00
    2016-10-09 18:36:00
  • Date: Last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October Time: Thursday 5.00pm - 10.00pm Sunday 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Mindil Beach Sunset Markets Description:   As the sun dips into the Arafura Sea every Thursday and Sunday evening, most of Darwin descends on Mindil Beach; tables, chairs, rugs and eski ... more
    2016-10-02 09:44:00
    2016-10-02 11:44:00
  • Date: 2016 Fish Feeding Timetable Time: Various Times Location: Doctors Gully Description: Since the early 1950s a unique and natural phenomena occurs on the high tide amongst the tranquil tropical waters of Darwin’s Doctors Gully. Hundre ... more
    2016-10-02 11:44:00
    2016-10-02 13:44:00
  • Date: Tuesday 4 – Saturday 8 October, 2016 Time: Shows each day at 11am and 6pm Location: Darwin Entertainment Centre Description:   Carnival of the Animals whisks you away on a thrilling circus escapade inspired by Camille Saint-Saëns delightful salute to feathers, fur and ... more
    2016-10-04 15:28:00
    2016-10-08 17:28:00
  • Date: Tuesday 4 - Friday 7 October, 2016 Time: From 10.00am Location: Darwin Waterfront Description:   Enjoy loads of free fun these school holidays at Darwin Waterfront. All activities are free and no bookings required. Click here for more inf ... more
    2016-10-04 16:58:00
    2016-10-07 18:58:00
  • Date: Last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October Time: Thursday 5.00pm - 10.00pm Sunday 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Mindil Beach Sunset Markets Description:   As the sun dips into the Arafura Sea every Thursday and Sunday evening, most of Darwin descends on Mindil Beach; tables, chairs, rugs and eski ... more
    2016-10-06 09:44:00
    2016-10-06 11:44:00
  • Date: Friday 7 October, 2016 Time: 7.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Leanyer Recreation Park Description: Click here for more information. ... more
    2016-10-07 13:42:00
    2016-10-07 15:42:00
  • Date: Friday Nights Last Friday in April to the last Friday in October Time: 5.00pm Location: Goyder Square Description: The Palmerston Markets are a family orientated non-profit organisation. Now in it's 29th year, the markets have really come of age with something for ... more
    2016-10-07 16:56:00
    2016-10-07 18:56:00
  • Date: Every Saturday Morning Time: 8.00am - 2.00pm Location: Parap Village Shopping Precinct Description:   Every Saturday morning the Parap Village Markets entice and delight with bustling colourful life. A treasured institution since 1982, the Para ... more
    2016-10-08 08:00:00
    2016-10-08 14:00:00
  • Date: Every Saturday Time: 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Chambers Crescent Car Park, Malak
    2016-10-08 15:04:00
    2016-10-08 17:04:00
  • Date: Saturday 8 October, 2016 Time: 7.00pm Location: Darwin Entertainment Centre Description:   Join us on an epic journey of dance through Irish landscape. Here you will travel treacherous seas to discover the magic of Giants, mischievou ... more
    2016-10-08 15:35:00
    2016-10-08 17:35:00
  • Date: Saturday Aug 6, 2016 Saturday Sep 3, 2016 Saturday Oct 8, 2016 Time: Gates Open 5.30pm Location: Noonamah Rodeo grounds Description: Click here for more information. ... more
    2016-10-08 16:30:00
    2016-10-08 18:30:00
  • Date: Saturday night from 16 April – 15 October, 2016 Time: Movie starts at 7.00pm Location: Goyder Square, Palmerston Description: Back for 2016 is our popular movie program, FlicNics, with some exciting new changes. This dry season, the City of Palmerston is transforming Goyder S ... more
    2016-10-08 16:33:00
    2016-10-08 18:33:00
  • Date: Last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October Time: Thursday 5.00pm - 10.00pm Sunday 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Mindil Beach Sunset Markets Description:   As the sun dips into the Arafura Sea every Thursday and Sunday evening, most of Darwin descends on Mindil Beach; tables, chairs, rugs and eski ... more
    2016-10-09 09:44:00
    2016-10-09 11:44:00
  • Date: 2016 Fish Feeding Timetable Time: Various Times Location: Doctors Gully Description: Since the early 1950s a unique and natural phenomena occurs on the high tide amongst the tranquil tropical waters of Darwin’s Doctors Gully. Hundre ... more
    2016-10-09 11:44:00
    2016-10-09 13:44:00
  • Date: Last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October Time: Thursday 5.00pm - 10.00pm Sunday 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Mindil Beach Sunset Markets Description:   As the sun dips into the Arafura Sea every Thursday and Sunday evening, most of Darwin descends on Mindil Beach; tables, chairs, rugs and eski ... more
    2016-10-13 09:44:00
    2016-10-13 11:44:00
  • Date: Friday Nights Last Friday in April to the last Friday in October Time: 5.00pm Location: Goyder Square Description: The Palmerston Markets are a family orientated non-profit organisation. Now in it's 29th year, the markets have really come of age with something for ... more
    2016-10-14 16:56:00
    2016-10-14 18:56:00
  • Date: Every Saturday Morning Time: 8.00am - 2.00pm Location: Parap Village Shopping Precinct Description:   Every Saturday morning the Parap Village Markets entice and delight with bustling colourful life. A treasured institution since 1982, the Para ... more
    2016-10-15 08:00:00
    2016-10-15 14:00:00
  • Date: Every Saturday Time: 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Chambers Crescent Car Park, Malak
    2016-10-15 15:04:00
    2016-10-15 17:04:00
  • Date: Saturday night from 16 April – 15 October, 2016 Time: Movie starts at 7.00pm Location: Goyder Square, Palmerston Description: Back for 2016 is our popular movie program, FlicNics, with some exciting new changes. This dry season, the City of Palmerston is transforming Goyder S ... more
    2016-10-15 16:33:00
    2016-10-15 18:33:00
  • Date: Last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October Time: Thursday 5.00pm - 10.00pm Sunday 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Mindil Beach Sunset Markets Description:   As the sun dips into the Arafura Sea every Thursday and Sunday evening, most of Darwin descends on Mindil Beach; tables, chairs, rugs and eski ... more
    2016-10-16 09:44:00
    2016-10-16 11:44:00
  • Date: 2016 Fish Feeding Timetable Time: Various Times Location: Doctors Gully Description: Since the early 1950s a unique and natural phenomena occurs on the high tide amongst the tranquil tropical waters of Darwin’s Doctors Gully. Hundre ... more
    2016-10-16 11:44:00
    2016-10-16 13:44:00
  • Date: Monday 17 - Monday 24 October, 2016 Time: Various Times Location: Darwin Convention Centre Description:   Coming to Darwin this October, the Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is a free travelling exhibition that tells the story of Australia's in ... more
    2016-10-17 15:43:00
    2016-10-24 17:43:00
  • Date: Last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October Time: Thursday 5.00pm - 10.00pm Sunday 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Mindil Beach Sunset Markets Description:   As the sun dips into the Arafura Sea every Thursday and Sunday evening, most of Darwin descends on Mindil Beach; tables, chairs, rugs and eski ... more
    2016-10-20 09:44:00
    2016-10-20 11:44:00
  • Date: Friday 21 October, 2016 Time: 7.00pm Location: Darwin Entertainment Center Description:   MISS BURLESQUE AUSTRALIA PRESENTS THE 2016 NATIONAL GRAND FINAL! Darwin didn’t quite know what had hit it last October when 15 of the natio ... more
    2016-10-21 16:24:00
    2016-10-21 18:24:00
  • Date: Friday 21 October, 2016 Time: 8.30pm Location: Darwin Entertainment Center Description:   Tropical Fiesta is the perfect party to prepare for the ever daunting wet season. As doors open at 8pm on Friday the 21st October, be prepared ... more
    2016-10-21 16:30:00
    2016-10-21 18:30:00
  • Date: Friday Nights Last Friday in April to the last Friday in October Time: 5.00pm Location: Goyder Square Description: The Palmerston Markets are a family orientated non-profit organisation. Now in it's 29th year, the markets have really come of age with something for ... more
    2016-10-21 16:56:00
    2016-10-21 18:56:00
  • Date: Every Saturday Morning Time: 8.00am - 2.00pm Location: Parap Village Shopping Precinct Description:   Every Saturday morning the Parap Village Markets entice and delight with bustling colourful life. A treasured institution since 1982, the Para ... more
    2016-10-22 08:00:00
    2016-10-22 14:00:00
  • Date: Every Saturday Time: 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Chambers Crescent Car Park, Malak
    2016-10-22 15:04:00
    2016-10-22 17:04:00
  • Date: Last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October Time: Thursday 5.00pm - 10.00pm Sunday 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Mindil Beach Sunset Markets Description:   As the sun dips into the Arafura Sea every Thursday and Sunday evening, most of Darwin descends on Mindil Beach; tables, chairs, rugs and eski ... more
    2016-10-23 09:44:00
    2016-10-23 11:44:00
  • Date: 2016 Fish Feeding Timetable Time: Various Times Location: Doctors Gully Description: Since the early 1950s a unique and natural phenomena occurs on the high tide amongst the tranquil tropical waters of Darwin’s Doctors Gully. Hundre ... more
    2016-10-23 11:44:00
    2016-10-23 13:44:00
  • Date: Various dates from April to November Time: 9.00am Location: Hidden Valley Raceway Description: Looking for something to do on a Sunday afternoon? Head down to Hidden Valley Raceway and watch TERRA (Top End Road Racing Association) for their 2016 ... more
    2016-10-23 11:48:00
    2016-10-23 13:48:00
  • Date: Wednesday 26 October, 2016 Time: 6.30pm Location: Deckchair Cinema Description:   The steepest, deepest, fastest action sport films from the Banff Mountain Film Festival will be screening at Deckchair Cinema in October. More ... more
    2016-10-26 16:39:00
    2016-10-26 18:39:00
  • Date: Last Thursday in April until the last Thursday in October Time: Thursday 5.00pm - 10.00pm Sunday 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Mindil Beach Sunset Markets Description:   As the sun dips into the Arafura Sea every Thursday and Sunday evening, most of Darwin descends on Mindil Beach; tables, chairs, rugs and eski ... more
    2016-10-27 09:44:00
    2016-10-27 11:44:00
  • Date: Friday 28 - Sunday 30 October, 2016 Time: Various Times Location: Darwin Trailer Boat Club Description: Click here for more information. ... more
    2016-10-28 15:59:00
    2016-10-30 17:59:00
  • Date: Friday Nights Last Friday in April to the last Friday in October Time: 5.00pm Location: Goyder Square Description: The Palmerston Markets are a family orientated non-profit organisation. Now in it's 29th year, the markets have really come of age with something for ... more
    2016-10-28 16:56:00
    2016-10-28 18:56:00
  • Date: Every Saturday Morning Time: 8.00am - 2.00pm Location: Parap Village Shopping Precinct Description:   Every Saturday morning the Parap Village Markets entice and delight with bustling colourful life. A treasured institution since 1982, the Para ... more
    2016-10-29 08:00:00
    2016-10-29 14:00:00
  • Date: Saturday 29 October, 2016 Time: 7.30pm - 9.30pm Location: Darwin Convention Centre Description:   Conductor: Matthew Wood Soloists: Veronique Serret (violin), Marshall McGuire (harp) Repertoire: Sarasate, Gounod, Bizet, Rodrigo, Rimsky-Ko ... more
    2016-10-29 12:19:00
    2016-10-29 14:19:00
  • Date: Every Saturday Time: 4.00pm - 9.00pm Location: Chambers Crescent Car Park, Malak
    2016-10-29 15:04:00
    2016-10-29 17:04:00
  • Date: Saturday 29 October, 2016 Time: 6.30pm - Midnight Location: SKYCITY Darwin Description: Click here to book your tickets. ... more
    2016-10-29 15:41:00
    2016-10-29 17:41:00
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