Events

Upcoming events in and around Alice Springs.

Welcome to the Alice Springs Town Council's Community Calendar.

The calendar is a popular Council initiative designed to promote community events for the Alice Springs municipality.

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August 2015

Alice Springs Pride Carnivale is a celebration of gender and diversity across cultures in Central Australian regional and remote communities.

Date 
1 Aug
Time 
11:00am
Event location 
Snow Kenna Park
Type 
Community

Come and join us on Saturday August 1st at The Gillen club and help raise money for the Give me 5 4 kids family fun day,

all money raised goes directly to the Alice Springs Hospital

Date 
1 Aug
Time 
11:30am to 5:00pm
Event location 
The Gillen Club
Type 
Community

Flamboyant friends Zebra, Lion and Moose each think they know how to solve the Bear's crankiness but their shenanigans just make him even crankier!

Date 
4 Aug to 5 Aug
Time 
6:00pm to 1:00pm
Event location 
Araluen Art Centre
Type 
Community

In this session, we will discuss what makes a short story effective, and explore some examples.

Date 
5 Aug
Time 
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Event location 
Alice Springs Public Library Cnr Gregory and Leichhardt Tce Alice Springs
Type 
Library

Using watercolour art materials and special 'reveal' paper, children will explore 'colour reveal' art.

Date 
6 Aug
Time 
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Event location 
Alice Springs Public Library Cnr Gregory and Leichhardt Tces Alice Springs
Type 
Library

Are you SuperStream ready? The ATO, together with the Chamber of Commerce NT, is hosting a free information session on Thursday 6 August at the Chifley Alice Springs Resort from 5 – 6.30pm.

Date 
6 Aug
Time 
5:00pm to 6:30pm
Event location 
Chifley Alice Springs Resort 34 Stott Street
Type 
Community

The ancient tombs of the Pharaohs hide many secrets. Will Tamino the daring archaeologist find them? Will it be Papageno, the zany ornithologist?

Date 
6 Aug
Time 
7:30pm
Event location 
Araluen Art Centre
Type 
Community

desertSMART EcoFair is Central Australia’s premier science and sustainability event.

Date 
7 Aug to 9 Aug
Time 
9:00am to 3:00pm
Event location 
Olive Pink Botanic Garden, Tunk's Rd Alice Springs
Type 
Community

The Residency Arts Program is proud to present What We Have Always Been, an exhibition of mixed media works by Alice Springs artist Tamara Burlando, which highlights the important role of Aborigina

Date 
7 Aug to 7 Sep
Time 
6:00pm to 3:00pm
Event location 
The Residency (crn Hartley st and Parsons st - next to the Alice Springs Post Office)
Type 
Community

Make a silk scarf using earthy or bright vibrant colours, with dyes. A great workshop for having fun and taking away your own designer scarf or wrap, ready to wear.

Date 
8 Aug
Time 
10:30am to 12:30pm
Event location 
Alice Springs Public Library
Type 
Library

The very popular Old Timers Fete is held annually in August. A fun filled family day is assured for all with great bargins in craft, books, cakes, plants and sweets.

Date 
8 Aug
Time 
11:00am to 3:00pm
Event location 
Old Timers Village South Stuart Highway
Type 
Community

Fund raising event for the Drover Volunteer Service at Alice Springs Hospital.

Date 
8 Aug to 9 Aug
Time 
6:30pm to 12:15am
Event location 
Alice Springs Convention Centre
Type 
Major Event

Seniors social includes, Music with Nicola on piano and Peter on trumpet.
Military Two Step vintage music etc.

Date 
9 Aug
Time 
3:00pm to 6:00pm
Event location 
At the 50+ COMMUNITY CENTRE opposite Todd Tavern
Type 
Community

Kidney Kar Rally

Date 
11 Aug to 13 Aug
Time 
5:00pm to 8:00am
Event location 
Alice Springs
Type 
Community

Free. Bookings are required and can be made by calling the library on 8950 0555 or at the Library Information Desk.

Date 
12 Aug
Time 
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Event location 
Alice Springs Public Library Cnr Gregory and Leichhardt Tce Alice Springs
Type 
Library

A day of learning for anyone interested, however directed mainly toward the over 50's.
For those looking at retirement at some future stage and staying in town. Why move elsewhere?

Date 
13 Aug
Time 
10:00am
Event location 
Andy McNeil Room, Alice Springs Town Council
Type 
Community

Children will explore the dramatic effects of using pastels on black paper in this workshop.

Date 
13 Aug
Time 
3:30pm to 5:00pm
Event location 
Alice Springs Public Library Cnr Gregory and Leichhardt Tce Alice Springs
Type 
Library

An inspiring story of transformation and finding hope in spite of poverty.

Date 
13 Aug
Time 
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event location 
1 Crispe Street (Baptist Church)
Type 
Community

54th Annual Henley-On-Todd Regatta
“The Territory’s longest running iconic event!"

Date 
15 Aug
Time 
11:00am
Event location 
Todd River (near Anzac Park)
Type 
Major Event

Love to chat about books? Welcome to our Monthly Reading Group! No reservations required - come along for the books that interest you.

Date 
15 Aug
Time 
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event location 
Alice Springs Public Library
Type 
Library

• Raffles •Prizes •Fun •Quiz on the books!
with MC Cy Starkman

Date 
15 Aug
Time 
2:00pm to 5:30pm
Event location 
Alice Springs Public Library Cnr Gregory and Leichhardt Tce Alice Springs
Type 
Library

Want to go hiking but not sure where to start?

Interested in exploring your amazing backyard?

Date 
16 Aug
Time 
9:00am
Event location 
Trephina Gorge Nature Park
Type 
Community
Date 
16 Aug
Time 
10:00am to 3:00pm
Event location 
Central Craft, Araluen Cultural Precinct, 61 Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs
Type 
Community

Join a Ranger on this beginners guide to birdwatching, and discover another fun way to get out and about in nature.

Date 
16 Aug
Time 
10:00am
Event location 
Simpsons Gap - Tjoritja / West MacDonnell National Park
Type 
Community

The NT Writers’ Centre presents:

Off The Page

readings. music. open mic.

Date 
16 Aug
Time 
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event location 
Watertank Cafe
Type 
Community

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