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Events and Activities

Palmerston has a rapidly growing reputation as a place where events and activities are recognised as a valuable part of our vibrant and diverse community.

Council delivers a number of annual events and activities that enables people living, working or visiting our city to experience and participate in.

COVID-19 information 
When attending events please observe physical distancing and hygiene requirements as advised by the Chief Medical Officer at all times.

  • Maintain social distancing of 1.5m 
  • 'Check in' using the NTG app or use the manual sign-in sheets 
  • If you are sick or not feeling well, please stay home for your safety and the safety of the community

The City of Palmerston encourages residents to continue to do the following for the safety of themselves and those around them;

  • Avoid touching your face and cough and sneeze into a tissue or into your elbow.
  • Hand washing with soap and water for 20 seconds or use hand sanitiser. 
Geek Squad

Geek Squad

When: 3 February 2022, 3:30pm - 16 December 2022, 4:30pm
Location: City of Palmerston Library
Admission: FREE
Meet other local Anime Fans to watch and discuss all things Anime.
art jam

Art Jam

When: 18 May 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Community Arts Centre
Admission: Free
Calling all of Palmerston's young creatives! City of Palmerston is offering a shared art space a the Durack Arts Centre for all emerging artists aged...
FlicNics

FlicNics

When: 21 May 2022, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston
Admission: Free
Enjoy a free movie night under the stars in Palmerston.
lates skates

Late Skates

When: 24 May 2022, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Palmerston Skate Park
Admission: Free
Come hang out, have a skate, learn some tricks, and eat some free pizza!
art jam

Art Jam

When: 25 May 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Community Arts Centre
Admission: Free
Calling all of Palmerston's young creatives! City of Palmerston is offering a shared art space a the Durack Arts Centre for all emerging artists aged...
positive pets palmerston

Paws, Parks and Ponds Walking Group

When: 25 May 2022, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Palmerston City
Admission: FREE
Join our friendly Rangers on a walk around Palmerston.  Council is conducting a fortnightly walking group which provides an opportunity for you to socialise and...
Palmerston pride

Palmerston Pride

When: 28 May 2022, 11:00am - 9:30pm
Location: Frances Drive, Palmerston
Admission: FREE
Join us in celebrating all things PRIDE! The day of activities and evening street party will celebrate diversity, social and self acceptance, achievements and more! Download...
lates skates

Late Skates

When: 31 May 2022, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Palmerston Skate Park
Admission: Free
Come hang out, have a skate, learn some tricks, and eat some free pizza!
art jam

Art Jam

When: 1 June 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Community Arts Centre
Admission: Free
Calling all of Palmerston's young creatives! City of Palmerston is offering a shared art space a the Durack Arts Centre for all emerging artists aged...
Geeksquad

Geek Squad - Cosplay and Costume Back to Basics

When: 2 June 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: City of Palmerston Library
Admission: Free
Come along to Geek Squad and meet up with Danielle from Zesty Productions and work on your costume for Geekfest Top End 2022! Back...
Live at the Lake

Live at the Lake

When: 4 June 2022, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Sanctuary Lakes, Gunn
Admission: Free
Live music by NT local artists.
FlicNics

FlicNics

When: 4 June 2022, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston
Admission: Free
Enjoy a free movie night under the stars in Palmerston.
lates skates

Late Skates

When: 7 June 2022, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Palmerston Skate Park
Admission: Free
Come hang out, have a skate, learn some tricks, and eat some free pizza!
art jam

Art Jam

When: 8 June 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Community Arts Centre
Admission: Free
Calling all of Palmerston's young creatives! City of Palmerston is offering a shared art space a the Durack Arts Centre for all emerging artists aged...
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Art Jam - Cosplay and Costume Back to Basics

When: 8 June 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Art Centre - 33 Packard Ave, Durack NT 0830
Admission: Free
Come along to Art Jam and meet up with Danielle from Zesty Productions and work on your costume for Geekfest Top End 2022! Back to...
Geeksquad

Geek Squad - Cosplay and Costume Back to Basics

When: 9 June 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: City of Palmerston Library
Admission: Free
Come along to Geek Squad and meet up with Danielle from Zesty Productions and work on your costume for Geekfest Top End 2022! Back...
lates skates

Late Skates

When: 14 June 2022, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Palmerston Skate Park
Admission: Free
Come hang out, have a skate, learn some tricks, and eat some free pizza!
art jam

Art Jam

When: 15 June 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Community Arts Centre
Admission: Free
Calling all of Palmerston's young creatives! City of Palmerston is offering a shared art space a the Durack Arts Centre for all emerging artists aged...
gfte

Art Jam - Cosplay and Costume Back to Basics

When: 15 June 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Art Centre - 33 Packard Ave, Durack NT 0830
Admission: Free
Come along to Art Jam and meet up with Danielle from Zesty Productions and work on your costume for Geekfest Top End 2022! Back to...
positive pets palmerston

Paws, Parks and Ponds Walking Group

When: 15 June 2022, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Palmerston City
Admission: FREE
Join our friendly Rangers on a walk around Palmerston.  Council is conducting a fortnightly walking group which provides an opportunity for you to socialise and...
Geeksquad

Geek Squad - Cosplay and Costume Back to Basics

When: 16 June 2022, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: City of Palmerston Library
Admission: Free
Come along to Geek Squad and meet up with Danielle from Zesty Productions and work on your costume for Geekfest Top End 2022! Back...
FlicNics

FlicNics

When: 18 June 2022, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston
Admission: Free
Enjoy a free movie night under the stars in Palmerston.
lates skates

Late Skates

When: 21 June 2022, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Palmerston Skate Park
Admission: Free
Come hang out, have a skate, learn some tricks, and eat some free pizza!
art jam

Art Jam

When: 22 June 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Community Arts Centre
Admission: Free
Calling all of Palmerston's young creatives! City of Palmerston is offering a shared art space a the Durack Arts Centre for all emerging artists aged...
gfte

Art Jam - Cosplay and Costume Back to Basics

When: 22 June 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Art Centre - 33 Packard Ave, Durack NT 0830
Admission: Free
Come along to Art Jam and meet up with Danielle from Zesty Productions and work on your costume for Geekfest Top End 2022! Back to...
brekkie in the park

Brekkie in the Park

When: 26 June 2022, 8:00am - 10:00am
Location: City of Palmerston
Admission: FREE
Our Brekkie in the Park event offers families the chance to connect with their local parks and helps the community live healthy and active lifestyles...
lates skates

Late Skates

When: 28 June 2022, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Palmerston Skate Park
Admission: Free
Come hang out, have a skate, learn some tricks, and eat some free pizza!
art jam

Art Jam

When: 29 June 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Community Arts Centre
Admission: Free
Calling all of Palmerston's young creatives! City of Palmerston is offering a shared art space a the Durack Arts Centre for all emerging artists aged...
positive pets palmerston

Paws, Parks and Ponds Walking Group

When: 29 June 2022, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Palmerston City
Admission: FREE
Join our friendly Rangers on a walk around Palmerston.  Council is conducting a fortnightly walking group which provides an opportunity for you to socialise and...
Live at the Lake

Live at the Lake

When: 2 July 2022, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Sanctuary Lakes, Gunn
Admission: Free
Live music by NT local artists.
FlicNics

FlicNics

When: 2 July 2022, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston
Admission: Free
Enjoy a free movie night under the stars in Palmerston.
art jam

Art Jam

When: 6 July 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Community Arts Centre
Admission: Free
Calling all of Palmerston's young creatives! City of Palmerston is offering a shared art space a the Durack Arts Centre for all emerging artists aged...
art jam

Art Jam

When: 13 July 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Community Arts Centre
Admission: Free
Calling all of Palmerston's young creatives! City of Palmerston is offering a shared art space a the Durack Arts Centre for all emerging artists aged...
positive pets palmerston

Paws, Parks and Ponds Walking Group

When: 13 July 2022, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Palmerston City
Admission: FREE
Join our friendly Rangers on a walk around Palmerston.  Council is conducting a fortnightly walking group which provides an opportunity for you to socialise and...
FlicNics

FlicNics

When: 16 July 2022, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston
Admission: Free
Enjoy a free movie night under the stars in Palmerston.
art jam

Art Jam

When: 20 July 2022, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Durack Community Arts Centre
Admission: Free
Calling all of Palmerston's young creatives! City of Palmerston is offering a shared art space a the Durack Arts Centre for all emerging artists aged...
positive pets palmerston

Paws, Parks and Ponds Walking Group

When: 27 July 2022, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Palmerston City
Admission: FREE
Join our friendly Rangers on a walk around Palmerston.  Council is conducting a fortnightly walking group which provides an opportunity for you to socialise and...
FlicNics

FlicNics

When: 30 July 2022, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston
Admission: Free
Enjoy a free movie night under the stars in Palmerston.
Live at the Lake

Live at the Lake

When: 6 August 2022, 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Sanctuary Lakes, Gunn
Admission: Free
Live music by NT local artists.
RBL

Reboot your Loot

When: 13 August 2022, 8:00am - 11:00am
Location: Civic Plaza Car Park, 1 Chung Wah Tce, Palmerston
Admission: FREE
Find a bargain or make some extra cash at our car park sale.