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Barunga Festival 2017

Skinnyfish Music and Barunga Community present

Barunga Festival 2017

10:00am, Fri 9 June, 2017 - 11:45pm, Sun 11 June, 2017
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Barunga Festival is a celebration and showcase of remote Australian Indigenous community life though music, sport and culture. You never know who you will see at Barunga Festival!

Barunga Festival, held annually (9-11 June, 2017) is now in its 32nd year, earning its place as one of the most important community festivals in regional Australia.

The Festival has a strong history of showcasing the Katherine region and supporting remote Indigenous communities to come together and celebrate the positive aspects of community life through football, basketball, softball, music (contemporary and traditional), traditional arts and culture. Visitors of all ages are encouraged to join in the festivities and enjoy this unique opportunity to engage with a remote Indigenous community.

In 2017, this much-loved Territory event promises to deliver an incredible program of music, sport, culture, art, dance, circus, kids activities, workshops, spear throwing, didj playing, healthy food and many more festive treats.