Festivals and events are a great way to immerse yourself in local culture, and with over 80 events throughout the year Territory wide, there is always something going on. Choose from Aboriginal cultural and music festivals in remote communities, sporting events in cities and towns and annual arts festivals that attract world class acts, plus lots more. There’s truly something for everyone.
A journey from Darwin and Kakadu in the Top End to Alice Springs and Uluru in the Red Centre offers unique and unforgettable experiences for backpackers. From fishing in tropical waters, canoeing or swimming through magnificent gorges to exploring desert terrain and trekking or driving through some of Australia’s most awesome landscapes, the experiences are endless.