Field of Light Uluru
Until December 31, 2020 - Ayers Rock Resort, NT
Against the iconic backdrop of Uluru, Bruce Munro’s breathtaking installation of 50,000 solar-powered lights – as featured in OUTBACK (issue 107) – is on display until the end 2020.
June 8–10, 2018 - Barunga, NT
Celebrating the best of remote Australian Indigenous music, sport and culture, this year’s festival is also commemorating 30 years since former Prime Minister Bob Hawke visited Barunga and was presented with the so-called Barunga Statement by Galarrwuy Yunupingu and Wenten Rubuntja, which inspired Yothu Yindi’s hit song Treaty.
(08) 8941 8066
June 21–24, 2018 - Brunette Downs, NT
Held at the ABC Amateur Race Club racetrack on Brunette Downs station, this four-day festival includes amateur horseracing, campdraft, rodeo, gymkhana, barrel racing and the famous battle of the Barkly.
0427 102 355
Alice Springs Show
July 6–7, 2018 - Alice Springs, NT
Competitions, displays, entertainment, farmyard, rides, showbags and more, including watching a chainsaw sculptor and a world-renowned sand sculptor.
(08) 8952 1651
Harts Range Bush Sports Weekend
August 3–5, 2018 - Harts Range, NT
Stockhorse races, rodeo, gymkhana, running and novelty races, and a ball on the Saturday night.
Secretary Jo Fogarty (08) 8956 6303