Events

21 Sep

Splashfest Family Fun Day – Celebrating Water Safety Week

Splashfest Family Fun Day – Celebrating Water Safety Week Sunday 21 September 2014

 To celebrate Water Safety Week come along to enjoy a free family friendly event, on Sunday 21 September from 10am to 2pm.
There will be free entertainment for the whole family with bouncy castles, waterslides, waterproof temporary tattoos, craft workshops and much more.
There will also be information available on water safety and demonstrations by the Lifeguards.
Splashfest is a free community event as part of Water Safety Week 2014. Water Safety Week, a Territory Government initiative, is the Territory’s wettest week in September focused on creating awareness about keeping ourselves and others safe in, around and on the water.

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21 Sep

Aqua Zumba Fitness Class

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.

26 Sep

Free event – Salty in September

Friday 26 September 2014 – Salty in September, 6pm to 8.30pm

Join the fight against depression at the Waterfront on Friday 26 September!

Tommy Franklin (aka Salty Rain) from Australia’s Got Talent will perform on the  Darwin Waterfront lawns, encouraging people to let go and engage with dance and fight against depression.

Drug and alcohol free event.

27 Sep

Free Beginners Tai Chi – Every Saturday at 7am

Immerse in the tranquil parklands of the Darwin Waterfront at 7am each 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.
Bring your own waterbottle, towel and sun protection.

28 Sep

Aqua Zumba Fitness Class

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.

29 Sep

Free School Holiday Fun – Waterslide

Another exciting School holiday program is set to begin  with loads of family fun at the Darwin Waterfront commencing 29 September to 4 October 2014.

Free Waterslide on the lawns on Monday 29 September, 10 am – 2pm

Kids of all ages can cool off on the slip and slide located on the Waterfront Lawns. Picnics and other outdoor play equipment are also welcome.

30 Sep

Free School Holiday Fun – Fridge Festival workshops

 Fridge Festival workshops: Thursday 2 October  from 10 am to 1 pm.

Darwin Fridge Festival Graffiti workshop
Spray a fridge. Re-design an old fridge by using a graffiti technique. An artist with wide experience in graffiti and public art will run this workshop. All materials supplied. This workshop is suitable for anyone over five years old.

Darwin Fridge Festival Painting workshop
Paint and decorate fridges. Bring your own fridge and paint it! Too heavy? We’ll have fridges available, so join us for some painting, decorating and drawing action. All materials supplied. This workshop is suitable for all ages.

01 Oct

Free School Holiday Fun – Water Tag

Wednesday 1 October, 10am-2pm (Ages 4-12 yrs)

Water Tag is an organised game using water guns and plastic vests. Players fill up their opponent’s vest by blasting them with water. Over time, a small cork rises to the top to indicate score. Of course, for most players it’s about getting their opponents wet.

All activities are free and no bookings required.

02 Oct

Free School Holiday Fun – Circus tricks workshop

Circus Fun: Thursday 2 October  from 10 am to 12 pm.

Children can challenge themselves with Hyper the Clown’s circus collection in the parklands. Under the guidance of an expert this workshop will ensure children have loads of fun whilst learning special circus tricks.

03 Oct

Free School Holiday Fun – Tennis workshop

MLC Tennis Hot Shots:Friday 3 october 2014, 10am – 2pm
Kids can join in the fun by participating in free tennis on the lawns from 10am – 2pm. Using the MLC Tennis Hot Shots modified equipment provided; everyone will be able to participate.
 

04 Oct

Movie Under the Stars – Frozen (PG)

Saturday 4 October 2014 , 7pm, FREE

Frozen is a comedy adventure with great songs, great characters and great heart. Two sisters, Princess Anna and Princess Elsa live in the Nordic kingdom of Arendelle.

Bring along a picnic rug and relax on the Waterfront lawn under the stars with family and friends. There are dinner specials available from local businesses or bringing along a homemade picnic.
Movie goers are encouraged to arrive at 6.30pm to secure a spot on the lawns.

No alcohol or glass

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