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Parrtjima 2021 lighting the way for Parrtjima 2022

Parrtjima – A Festival in Light has wrapped up in the Red Centre after 10 nights filled with light, music, talks, workshops and film. The festival recorded 23,220 attendances – up from 17,000 last year. Images of Parrtjima spread across the nation and overseas, and sets a solid base for the success of Parrtjima 2022, which will take place ...

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Last chance to experience the light of Parrtjima 2021

Parrtjima – A Festival in Light has delighted visitors for six nights, with just four nights left to experience the magic. The spectacular event has recorded more than 12,000 attendances so far with visitors given the chance to meet the artists, cook with bushfoods, work with textiles, paint with experts, learn about wood carving, listen to live music, and ...

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Josh Addo-Carr kicking goals at Parrtjima

NRL star Josh Addo-Carr is on the line-up at tonight’s Parrtjima – A Festival in Light in Alice Springs, and is eager to meet some of the region’s rising rugby league stars tomorrow. While at Parrtjima, the Melbourne Storm player will also film some footage with Fox Sports, to promote the NRL’s indigenous round. Parrtjima is a 10-night light ...

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Parrtjima: a life-changing experience in the heart of Australia

Parrtjima – A Festival in Light is set to bring a welcome glow to the Red Centre tomorrow, with Opening Night promising an abundance of Aboriginal art, culture and entertainment in the heart of the desert. As night falls, Alice Springs Desert Park and Todd Mall will burst into life with large-scale light installations enticing visitors from across Australia ...

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NRL Legend joins Parrtjima program

Melbourne Storm player Josh Addo-Carr has joined the list of speakers at Parrtjima – A Festival in Light. Addo-Carr, from the Gunggandji, Birrbay and Wiradjuri people of New South Wales, is a fascinating addition to the talks program in the Red Centre. He will join Parrtjima Curator Rhoda Roberts to delve into his sporting career, and the expectations and ...

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