Northern Territory art galleries and their APRIL 2024 exhibition schedules are listed below, grouped by region. For listings in other Australian states please use the What’s On menu above.


Charles Darwin University Art Gallery
Ground Floor, Chancellery, Orange Building 12, University Drive South, Casuarina Campus, Brinkin 0810.
(08) 8946-6621.
Gallery closed to the public for renovations, re-opening at the Danala campus of Charles Darwin University, in Darwin’s CBD, in 2024. For updates, visit website.

Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT)
19 Conacher Street, The Gardens, Darwin 0820.
(08) 8999-8264.
Instagram: @mag_nt
Free entry.
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
Visit the website for visitor information and full exhibition program.
On now, Gumurr’manydji Manapanmirr Djäma (Making successful business together) – a photographic exhibition from the Arnhem Land Progress Aboriginal Corporation (ALPA) celebrating 50 years of Yolŋu economic independence, enterprise, self-determination, culture and ingenuity. Gumurr’manydji Manapanmirr Djäma is proudly produced by an all-Indigenous Community Curatorial team from Galiwin’ku, Gapuwiyak, Ramingining, Milingimbi and Minjilang – where ALPA operates today.

Weaving our people and culture together, Milingimbi/Ramingining. Courtesy Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

Young retailers looking at a new thing called television, Galiwin’ku Training Centre, early 1970. Courtesy Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

To June 2, 52 ACTIONS – this touring exhibition brings together 52 Australian artists from across the country to present the diversity, complexity, and dynamism of contemporary Australian art now. Curated by Artspace, Sydney.

Chun Yin Rainbow Chan, 魚文,鳥文 Fish Song, Bird Song (still, detail), 2020, single-channel video, 02:12 minutes. Courtesy the artist, Artspace, Sydney and Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT)

Northern Centre for Contemporary Art (NCCA)
3 Vimy Lane, Parap 0820.
(08) 8981-5368.
Free entry.
Wed–Fri 10.00 to 4.00, Sat 8.00 to 2.00.
The Northern Centre for Contemporary Art delivers leading local, national and international contemporary art to Darwin.
Visit website for full exhibition program.

Outstation Gallery
8 Parap Place, Parap, Darwin 0820.
(08) 8981-4822.
Instagram: @outstation_gallery
Tues 10.00 to 1.00, Wed–Fri 10.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00. Closed Sun-Mon.
Outstation Gallery works directly with Aboriginal art centres in the presentation and promotion of art from the Tiwi Islands, Arnhem Land, the Western Desert, the Kimberley, and Central and South Australia.
To April 13 Betty Campbell – in association with Mimili Maku.
Also, Sandra Richards – in association with Maningrida Arts and Culture.
April 27 to May 18 Lorraine Kabbindi White – solo exhibition.

Tactile Arts
19 Conacher Street, The Gardens, Darwin 0810.
(08) 8981-6616.
Gallery: Tues–Sat 10.00 to 2.00. Closed public hols and during exhibition changeover.
Tactile Arts is a member-based, not-for-profit organisation showcasing and promoting makers of contemporary art and craft in the top end of the Northern Territory since 1973.

Alice Springs

Araluen Arts Centre
61 Larapinta Drive, Mparntwe/Alice Springs 0870.
(08) 8951–1122.
Daily 10.00 to 4.00.
See our website for latest information.
To May 12 The Alice Prize is an acquisitive national contemporary prize that celebrates artists working in any medium or theme from across the nation. Coordinated by the Alice Springs Art Foundation.

Adrian Jangala Robertson, Family in Yalpirakinu, 2021, acrylic on canvas, 61 × 122cm. The Alice Prize 2022 winner. Araluen Art Collection. Courtesy the artist and Araluen Arts Centre

Artback NT
67 Bath Street, Alice Springs 0871.
(08) 8953-5941.
Connecting people and place through arts development and touring.
Artback NT works with Northern Territory artists to develop, produce, curate and present ambitious, professional and energetic work to and from some of Australia’s most remote locations.
Additional offices in Darwin NT 0801 and Borroloola NT 0854.

Watch This Space
8 Gap Road, Alice Springs 0870.
(08) 8952-1949.
Instagram: @watchthisspace_ari
Wed–Fri 12.00 to 5.00, Sat 10.00 to 2.00, during exhibitions.
As an artist-run initiative in Central Australia, Watch This Space provides a constructive and supportive environment for artists to develop, collaborate and experiment through exhibitions, residencies, performances, offsite projects, and an onsite studio community.
April 25 to 27 Zine Fest.
Sat April 27, 10am–2pm Zine Fair.


Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts & Culture Centre
Lot 3238, Stuart Highway, Katherine East 0850.
(08) 8972-3751.
Facebook + Instagram: @gyracc
Mon–Fri 9.00 to 5.00.
Visit website for weekend and public hols hours.
Visit website for full exhibition program
To April 13 K Space: Bábbarra Texta – an exhibition of colour pen works from Bábbarra Women’s Centre.
April 19 to June 1 Minbala Mami Kantri | Our Mother’s Country by Rhonda Duncan and Margaret Duncan.

Mimi Aboriginal Art & Craft
34 Katherine Terrace, Katherine 0850.
Mon–Fri 8.30 to 4.30, or by appt.

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