See you at the next Darwin Festival

10 - 27 August 2017


Artistic Director Andrew Ross has announced his departure from Darwin Festival. Andrew was appointed to the role in 2014 and leaves behind a rich legacy.


Mr Ross said, “I am announcing my departure from Darwin Festival for personal reasons. I’ve immensely enjoyed...

The 2016 Darwin Festival has drawn to a close following 18 fun-filled tropical days and nights. This year’s bold and diverse program ran from 4-21 August and featured over 500 performers in 150 events that saw more than 70,000 people attend venues across the city and Palmerston.


Darwin Festival Artistic Director Andrew Ross said, “Once again Darwin Festival has delivered an exciting, provocative