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The 2023 Deadly Cup Carnival

It’s on you mob!

The 2023 Deadly Cup Carnival will be held at TRL Stadium on Larrakia Country in Darwin.

The Deadly Cup Carnival is a free NAIDOC event that celebrates Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and our culture, promotes health and well-being, and showcases the Rugby League talent from across the Northern Territory.

The carnival will feature Indigenous All Stars teams playing NT All Stars teams across both the juniors and seniors. The carnival is a family friendly, smoke, drug and alcohol-free event.

On the day there will be something for everyone including:

⁃ Cultural performances to watch

⁃ Cultural activities to participate in

⁃ Kids activities for the little ones

⁃ Cooking demonstrations

⁃ Health expo

You mob will have a chance to win cash money by competing in the Deadly Sprints at half times for U12s through to Seniors.

The 2023 Deadly Cup Carnival is brought to you by Deadly Enterprises, Deadly Vision Centre, Indigenous Allied Health Australia and NRL Northern Territory.

If you would like to be involved in what will be the NT’s biggest NAIDOC event, either as a sponsor or a volunteer, reach out to us through our Facebook page or contact us by email. See you mob there. Until then, Stay Deadly.

  • Information

    Sunday 2 July 2023

    Entry cost

    Free entry


    • Carpark
    • Coach Parking
    • Family Friendly
    • Kiosk
    • Non Smoking
    • Public Toilet


    Disabled access available, contact operator for details.

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