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Explore the Arts Trail

The Northern Territory is fast becoming known as the Australia’s premier destination for authentic art and culture.

A funding boost to our regional and remote art centres, art galleries, museums, libraries and keeping places is helping to drive visitation to key sites across the Northern Territory. To date 30 sites have received stimulus funding with highlights including:

  • NPY Women’s Council received funding for three projects including $99,600 for a new demountable artist studio Tjanpi Corner at Tjanpi Arts in Alice Springs, $10,000 to improve Telling Our Story signage at Tjanpi Desert Weavers, and $10,000 for a shade structure at Tjanpi Arts in Alice Springs
  • Hermannsburg Potters Aboriginal Corporation received $100,000 to improve access and interpretive signage at the Hermannsburg Potters studio and gallery
  • Mutitjulu Community Aboriginal Corporation received $95,000 towards infrastructure upgrades to the Walkatjara Art Gallery, located in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
  • Milingimbi Art Centre received $91,820 towards building upgrades to the Art Centre
  • Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre received $93,840 towards upgrading infrastructure to protect significant historic artwork in Yirrkala.

We invite you to enjoy the journey and visit our arts trail.

Check out things to do when planning your visit https://northernterritory.com/places-to-go

Our key sites that have received upgrades are listed below. Download the 2017 recipients map (8.5 mb) or the 2018 recipients map (1.4 mb) or check out our online interactive version

Darwin region 2017

  • 1. Munupi Arts & Crafts
  • 2. Jilamara Arts & Craft
  • 8. Palngun Wadeye Arts Centre

Darwin region 2018

  • 1. Old Convent Museum Project

Arnhem Land region 2017

  • 3. Djomi Museum
  • 4. Milingimbi Art Centre
  • 5. Gapuwiyak Culture and Arts
  • 6. Buku Larrnggay Mulka Keeping Place
  • 7. Bula’bula Arts

Katherine 2017

  • 9. Mataranka Library
  • 10. Ngukurr Arts
  • 11. Karungkarni art and Culture

Tennant Creek 2017

  • 12. Elliott Library
  • 13. Barkly Regional Art Inc
  • 14. Arlpwe Art and Culture Centre

Tennant Creek 2018

  • 2. Barkly Regional Arts Inc

Alice Springs 2017

  • 15.Artist Of Ampilatwatja
  • 16. Ti Tree Library
  • 17. Papunya Tjupi Art Centre
  • 18. Ngurratjuta Iltja Ntjarra Many Handa Art Centre
  • 19.Tangentyere Artists
  • 20. National Pioneers Women’s Hall of Fame
  • 21. Totem Theatre
  • 22. Tjanpi Desert Weavers (NPY Women’s Council)
  • 23. Watch This Space
  • 24. Bindi Art Studio
  • 25. Central Australian Art Society Inc
  • 26. Hermannsburg Historic Precinct Tourist Art Shop
  • 27. Hermansburg Potters aboriginal Corporation
  • 28. Tapatjaka Art and Craft

Alice Springs 2018

  • 3. Papunya Tjupi Art Centre
  • 4. Ngurratjuta lltja Ntjarra Many Hands Art Centre
  • 5. Tangentyere Artists
  • 6. Hermannsburg Potters Aboriginal Corporation

Uluru 2017

  • 29. Maruku Arts and Crafts
  • 30. Walkatjara Art

Download a copy of all our galleries. (2.6 mb)

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