Darwin Lions’ Beer Can Regatta
22 July Mindil Beach, Darwin beercanregatta.org.au
It’s recycling or perhaps upcycling, depending on your perspective: watch competitors turn empty cans and milk bottles into an armada of seagoing vessels, with varying degrees of success.
Darwin Turf Club Gala Ball
4 August Little Mindil Beach, Darwin darwinturfclub.org.au
Gather under the stars on the lawn at Little Mindil Beach and toast the lead-up to the 2018 Darwin Cup, with plenty of food, wine and stellar entertainment, including a performance by Darwin-born Jessica Mauboy, fresh from her dazzling turn at the Eurovision Song Contest.