Outback Events

Northern Territory

The outback’s last wild frontier. Visit outback Australia’s best know national parks, discover Aboriginal art, culture and traditions, or sink a coldie in an iconic Aussie pub. Wild….

Sun, 01 Apr 18 - Thu, 31 May 18

Alice Springs Turf Club XXXX Gold Cup Carnival

The Alice Springs Turf Club XXXX Gold Cup Carnival is on again.

Alice Springs

Fri, 08 Jun 18 - Sun, 10 Jun 18

Katherine Barunga Festival

Enjoys days full of entertainment, country music and art exhibitions. Dates TBC

Katherine Town Councils Community Liaison Officer PO Box 1071 Katherine, NT, 0851 Katherine

Sat, 09 Jun 18 - Mon, 11 Jun 18

Tattersalls Finke Desert Race

“Finke” as it is commonly known, is one of the biggest annual sporting events in the Northern Territory

PO Box 283 Alice Springs NT 0871 Alice Springs

Wed, 20 Jun 18

Brunette Downs Races

Horse racing, campdrafting, rodeo, gymkhana and more at Australia’s most remote racecourse.

Tennant Creek

Sat, 23 Jun 18 - Sun, 24 Jun 18

Darwin 4WD, Boating & Outback Camping Expo

An action packed two days for all your 4WD, boating and outback camping needs.

Address: Darwin Showgrounds Stuart Hwy Winnellie Darwin

Fri, 29 Jun 18 - Mon, 02 Jul 18

Alice Spring Beanie Festival

Artists and craftspeople from all over the world have taken up the challenge to raise beanie making into a distinctive art form.

Jo Nixon Alice Springs

Sat, 14 Jul 18

Alice Springs Camel Cup

Racing these “Ships of the Desert” can be a nightmare for riders but fantastic entertainment for the spectators

Blatherskite Park Alice Springs

Sun, 22 Jul 18

Darwin Beer Can Regatta

A boat made out of cans in a race where anything goes; flour bombs, water sprays and generally anything to sabotage the opposition.