Darwin Festival 40th anniversary project

Take a trip down memory lane...

Think back to our early days as the Bougainvillea Festival.

Did you take part in a Grand Parade?

Were you the Bougainvillea Queen of Quests?

Do you have some photos of the Bougainvillea Festival from the early years tucked away or framed on your wall?

To celebrate our 40th anniversary, we want to hear from you with your memories and stories about Australia’s most northern and only tropical arts festival, established 40 years ago in 1979.

Upload your high-res photos through the link below and share your favourite memory of Darwin Festivals’ colourful past. Then come along to Festival Park this August to celebrate our 40th anniversary and see these memories reimagined on screen.

Submissions close 13 June, so don’t waste any time!

Submit your photos

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