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Festivals & events around Darwin

Live it up with Darwin's relaxed vibes, tropical weather and seemingly never-ending art and culture events, sporting festivals, and buzzing outdoor markets. Top it off with a Mindil Beach sunset.

The NT’s capital city turns it on when the rest of Australia is in the grip of winter. The Dry Season (May –October) signals the start of world class festivals and events all served up in exceptional weather. Mix Darwin’s relaxed tropical vibe during the day and inject a dose of whatever takes your fancy, from seemingly never-ending art and culture events such as the Darwin Festival, sporting festivals like the Noonamah Rodeo and the unique Beer Can Regatta and buzzing outdoor markets.

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