Free Beginners Tai ChiImmerse in the tranquil parklands of the Darwin Waterfront at 7am every Saturday morning with beginners Tai Chi on the lawns. Your fully qualified instructor will show you how to focus and connect each breath with every movement whilst practicing this Chinese martial art – consisting of slow, controlled movements and postures. Classes are free and designed to suit all ages and levels of fitness.
NT Variety Santa Fun RunBring the whole family and run, walk, skip, hop your way to the finish then enjoy the family activities on offer at the Darwin Waterfront Precinct. The 2 km Variety Santa Fun Run in Darwin will take place at the Darwin Waterfront Precinct with registrations from 7am with the run commencing at 8am. After the run enjoy the special family activities on offer at the Darwin Waterfront, enjoy a coffee and brunch or take a refreshing dip in the Wave Lagoon. So come and join the jolly sea of red and help raise much needed funds for sick, special needs and disadvantaged children. Your funds go towards providing practical equipment, services and experiences for kids that need your help most. Click here for poster.
Aqua Zumba Fitness ClassSunday 29 November - 9am
Aqua Zumba is perfect for all ages and all levels of fitness including pregnant women, young mums with children and seniors. Adults $12, children $8 (under 15yrs). Price includes all day Wave Lagoon entry until 6pm.
Mix 104.9 Storm Safety SundaySunday 6 December 2015, 9am to 12noon Mix 104.9 will host an outside broadcast and community event to promote cyclone safety. There will be a range of activities on the lawns, stall holders and fun for the kids. Just by being there you could win the ultimate survival kit worth over $3000 including generator and cyclone kit for your home.
Santa Visits the Wave PoolOn Sunday 13 December, Santa will be at the Darwin Waterfront between 11.00am and 2.00pm. Put on your togs and get ready to join the Santa Fest at Darwin’s Wave Lagoon from 11am to 2pm. Enjoy loads of fun including a disco party and dance competitions, Christmas craft, prizes up for grabs and Christmas treats from Santa! Santa will also make an appearance at precinct restaurants and cafes. Normal entry fees apply to the Wave Lagoon.
Santa Visits the Wave PoolOn Sunday 20 December, Santa will be at the Darwin Waterfront between 11.00am and 2.00pm. Put on your togs and get ready to join the Santa Fest at Darwin’s Wave Lagoon from 11am to 2pm. Enjoy loads of fun including a disco party and dance competitions, Christmas craft, prizes up for grabs and Christmas treats from Santa! Santa will also make an appearance at precinct restaurants and cafes. Normal entry fees apply to the Wave Lagoon.
Every night in December 2015 – Christmas display from 7pm to 10pmThe main entrance to the Darwin Waterfront (next to Palm Grove and the glass observation lifts) will be transformed into a Waterfront Christmas wonderland, with a lights and a snow machine display every night in December.
New Year’s Eve Aussie OutbackThursday 31 December 2015, 5pm to midnight This year’s Aussie Outback themed event New Year’s Eve will include;
- EMDEE and Howard & Sons will perform two ‘bang collective’ pyromusical fireworks displays at 9pm and midnight.
- Family fun from 5pm to 9pm including a Blinkly Bill show and meet & greet, local live music and face painting.
- The late show from 9pm to midnight will star Daryl Braithwaite in a free live concert, performing Aussie rock songs including; The Horses, One Summer, As the Days Go By, Rise and Sugar Train.
- The MC for the evening will be local actor and artist Kamahi Djordon King, followed by an appearance from Constantina Bush, for the late show.