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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 
Due to the COVID-19 situation, a number of changes have occurred to our events and programs over the coming months. Please visit the individual events listed below for details or keep up to date with all Council updates at COVID-19 Update.

Some events return from June, when attending at all times please observe physical distancing and hygiene requirements as advised by the Chief medical Officer.

  • A minimum space of 1.5 metres between you and other people that you do not know.
  • 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. 
  • Stay home if unwell.
Palmy Music Project

Palmy Music Project

When: 12 February 2020, 6:30pm - 17 June 2020, 9:30pm
Location: Join our Facebook Group
Admission: FREE
Online UNDER 18 Hip Hop Recording Session followed by a 18+ Session.
GAME OVER Gaming

GAME OVER Gaming

When: 21 April 2020, 4:30pm - 29 June 2020, 5:15pm
Location: Virtual Meetup via Facebook Group and Zoom
Admission: FREE
Virtual Meetup with local gamers to discuss and review all forms of gaming, from PC and console to mobile and tabletop, we've got you covered...
Geek Squad Anime Meetup

Geek Squad Anime Meetup

When: 23 April 2020, 4:30pm - 25 June 2020, 5:15pm
Location: Virtual Meetup via Facebook Group and Zoom
Admission: FREE
Now being held online. Join the Facebook Group.
Freestyle Fridays

Freestyle Friday Dance Meetup

When: 24 April 2020, 7:00pm - 26 June 2020, 7:45pm
Location: Virtual Meetup via Facebook Group and Zoom
Admission: FREE
Now being held online. Join the Facebook Group.
FlicNics

FlicNics

When: 6 June 2020, 7:00pm - 12 September 2020, 7:00pm
Location: Goyder Square
Admission: FREE
Free movies under the stars at Goyder Square.
AEL Esports

Learn how to become a Esports Competitor

When: 11 June 2020, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Online
Admission: FREE
Interested in Esports? Interested in learning about the player side of competitive gaming? Join HeyKatie and Doctor as they talk about Esports and provide an insight...
Adventures in the Garden

Adventures in the Garden

When: 12 June 2020, 9:00am - 13 November 2020, 10:00am
Location: Harvest Corner Community Garden
Admission: FREE
Free nature play sessions for 0-6 years.
Live in the Lounge

Live in the Lounge

When: 13 June 2020, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location: Streamed online
Admission: FREE
Featuring local act Scott Murphy.
Sanctuary Sessions

Sanctuary Sessions

When: 13 June 2020, 4:00pm - 12 September 2020, 7:00pm
Location: Sanctuary Lakes, GUNN
Admission: FREE
Live music by local artists.
AEL Palmy Cup

AEL Palmy Cup

When: 17 June 2020, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Online
Admission: FREE
The inaugural 2020 Palmy Cup presented by the City of Palmerston is a free to participate online competition available to all residents of the NT...
Bilingual Storytime

Bilingual Storytime Online

When: 18 June 2020, 10:00am - 10:45am
Location: City of Palmerston Library Facebook page
Admission: FREE
Watch online from the Palmerston Library Facebook page.
Harvest Corner Weekend Workshop

Harvest Corner Weekend Workshop

When: 21 June 2020, 9:00am - 18 October 2020, 11:00am
Location: Harvest Corner Community Garden
Admission: FREE
Learn the basics of gardening with our free workshops.
AEL Palmy Cup

AEL Palmy Cup

When: 24 June 2020, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Online
Admission: FREE
The inaugural 2020 Palmy Cup presented by the City of Palmerston is a free to participate online competition available to all residents of the NT...
Live in the Lounge

Live in the Lounge

When: 27 June 2020, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: Streamed online
Admission: FREE
Featuring local act Phoebe and Kieren.
AEL Palmy Cup

AEL Palmy Cup

When: 1 July 2020, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Online
Admission: FREE
The inaugural 2020 Palmy Cup presented by the City of Palmerston is a free to participate online competition available to all residents of the NT...
AEL Palmy Cup

AEL Palmy Cup

When: 8 July 2020, 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Location: Online
Admission: FREE
The inaugural 2020 Palmy Cup presented by the City of Palmerston is a free to participate online competition available to all residents of the NT...
AEL Palmy Cup

AEL Palmy Cup

When: 11 July 2020, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Online
Admission: FREE
The inaugural 2020 Palmy Cup presented by the City of Palmerston is a free to participate online competition available to all residents of the NT...
AEL Palmy Cup

AEL Palmy Cup

When: 12 July 2020, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Online
Admission: FREE
The inaugural 2020 Palmy Cup presented by the City of Palmerston is a free to participate online competition available to all residents of the NT...