Territory Art Trails Alice Springs, Barkly & surrounds
The central desert region is the heart of Australian Aboriginal art and is nationally and internationally acclaimed for producing some of the country’s biggest names and most renowned art.
Alice Springs and the surrounding regions is one of Australia’s most important cultural hubs where Aboriginal artists and artwork from the broader central desert regions are celebrated. A unique and contemporary range of art, displays and events can also be found throughout Central Australia.
Whether you’re interested in the famous Parrtjima – a Festival of Light, the town’s art galleries or the Araluen Cultural Precinct, you can see as much or as little as you like in Australia’s heartland of art and culture.
Alice Springs & Barkly Arts Trail events
Alice Springs Beanie Festival
Alice Springs & Surrounds | Festivals & events in Alice Springs25 – 28 June 2021
The Alice Springs Beanie Festival is a quirky and unique community event bringing together crafters across the country to Central Australia to celebrate the humble head-warmer.
Alice Springs & Surrounds | Festivals & events in Alice Springs11 September – 25 October 2020
Since its inception in 1991, Desert Mob has fostered and charted the incredible rise of Aboriginal art from the desert to its current eminent position as one of the most important art movements and forms of cultural expression in the world.