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Events in and around Central Australia

Central Australia is a vast region in the Northern Territory of Australia, boasting breathtaking landscapes, rich cultural heritage and a wide range of fun-filled seasonal events throughout the year. Here are some of the most exciting events you can look forward to in the Central Australian region:

Summer (December-February)

Alice Springs New Year's Eve fireworks: Ring in the New Year with a spectacular fireworks display at Anzac Hill in Alice Springs. Enjoy live music, food stalls and family-friendly activities before the countdown to midnight.

Desert Song Festival: Celebrate the diversity of Central Australian musical talent with the Desert Song Festival. This festival presents a program of concerts, workshops and events showcasing local, national and international musicians.

Red Centre NATS: Get revved up for the ultimate motor sports event at the Red Centre NATS. This high-octane festival showcases drag racing, burnouts, street cruising and more as car enthusiasts from across the country converge on Alice Springs.

Autumn (March-May)

Parrtjima Festival: Immerse yourself in the ancient and contemporary Aboriginal art at the illuminated Parrtjima Festival. This festival features spectacular light installations, interactive art experiences, live music and storytelling.

Alice Springs Telegraph Station Market: Discover unique crafts, fresh produce and tasty food at the Alice Springs Telegraph Station Market. Held on the fourth Sunday of every month, this market is a popular destination for locals and visitors alike.

Chasing the Sun MTB Festival: Grab your bike and join the Chasing the Sun MTB Festival, a three-day mountain biking extravaganza that includes races, guided rides, skills sessions and more.

Winter (June-August)

Alice Springs Beanie Festival: Stay warm and stylish with a handmade beanie from the Alice Springs Beanie Festival. This quirky festival showcases more than 7,000 knitted and crocheted beanies from around the world, as well as workshops, fashion parades and more.

Henley on Todd Regatta: Experience the wackiest boat race in Australia at the Henley on Todd Regatta. This event replaces water with sand and pits teams against each other in a hilarious battle of boats, paddles and costumes.

Red Centre Bird Festival: Delight in the diversity of birdlife in Central Australia at the Red Centre Bird Festival. This festival presents a packed program of guided birdwatching tours, expert talks, photo competitions and community events.

Spring (September-November)

Alice Springs Masters Games: Get active and competitive at the Alice Springs Masters Games. This multi-sport event brings together participants from around the globe to compete in a range of sports including athletics, basketball, golf, softball and more.

Desert Festival: Celebrate the creative talents of Central Australia at the Desert Festival. This festival presents a range of performing arts, visual arts, music and film events that showcase local and national talent.

National Road Transport Hall of Fame Reunion: Discover the rich history of Australia's transport industry at the National Road Transport Hall of Fame Reunion. This event includes historical rallies, vehicle displays, trucking displays and more.

No matter what season you visit Central Australia, there's always something fun and exciting happening. So why not plan your next trip to the Red Centre and join in on the festivities?

Contact details for some of the events mentioned above:

Alice Springs New Year's Eve fireworks: 08 8950 0500

Desert Song Festival: info@desertsong.com.au

Red Centre NATS: 08 8945 2955

Parrtjima Festival: info@parrtjimaaustralia.com.au

Alice Springs Telegraph Station Market: info@ntmajorevents.com.au

Chasing the Sun MTB Festival: info@chasingthesunmtb.com

Alice Springs Beanie Festival: info@beaniefest.org

Henley on Todd Regatta: info@henleyontodd.com.au

Red Centre Bird Festival: birdfest@westnet.com.au

Alice Springs Masters Games: info@alicespringsmastersgames.com.au

Desert Festival: 08 8952 2392

National Road Transport Hall of Fame Reunion: 08 8952 7161