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Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards

The Telstra National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA) is Australia’s longest running and most prestigious Indigenous art awards that captures the attention of the nation.

The Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT) with Telstra delivers this unique showcase of the best in Indigenous art from across the country.

Each year sees an increasing variety of art forms and media, demonstrating the richness and diversity of current contemporary Indigenous artistic practice.

The Awards Ceremony and Opening Night is an evening of incredible live performance. Pack a picnic, bring a rug and enjoy an evening on the picturesque MAGNT lawns.

36th Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award
Awards Ceremony and Opening Night: Friday, 9 August 2019
Exhibition Open: 10 August - 3 November 2019

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    Event date

    9 August – 3 November 2019

    Opening times

    Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, weekends and public holidays 10am to 5pm. Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Good Friday.

    Entry cost

    Free entry


    • Cafe
    • Carpark
    • Coach Parking
    • Family Friendly
    • Public Toilet
    • Shop


    Disabled access available, contact operator for details.


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