Northern Territory outback events.
Glen Helen Homestead Lodge is perfectly positioned to enjoy a range of local annual events.
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Date: 29 June to 2nd July 2018
The 2018 Alice Springs Beanie Festival will be held at the Araluen Arts Centre, Larapinta Drive, Alice Springs.
Book workshops including the Indigenous workshops with the Tjanpi Desert Weavers and special Indigenous jewllery, batik and dying workshops!
Local Aboriginal women give demonstrations of Indigenous methods of spinning and basketry each festival. These demonstrations are highly popular, as it is a time of sharing culture and skills.
Date: 14 July 2018
The 2018 Alice Springs Camel Cup will be held on the 14th of July, at the Blatherskite Park, Alice Springs.
More details will be posted on the Camel Cup website soon.
Dates: 17 to 20 August 2018
Run Larapinta is a 4 day, 4 stage trail running race along the most spectacular sections of the iconic Larapinta Trail in Australia's Northern Territory - a life changing experiece for anyone who gives it a go...! Long course and Short course options available.
Call us to discuss accommodation options. Lodge rooms, shared bunkhouse, powered an unpowered campsites. Tel: 08 8956 7489
Date: 18th August 2018
The Henley-on-Todd Regatta is an annual 'boat' race in the normally dry sandy bed of the Todd River, Alice Springs.
This is totall;y unique because it is 1500km’s from the nearest large body of water. The race features bottomless boats racing down the dry Todd river in the centre of Alice Springs. A sight not to be missed!
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