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Nightcliff Seabreeze Festival is held each year along four kilometres of Darwin's famous Nightcliff Foreshore and surrounds.


Take the Darwinbus!

Leave the car at home and catch a Darwinbus for free from anywhere in Greater Darwin!  Tell your bus driver you are heading to Seabreeze and show our printed program or map.


All public buses from all locations will be free to all patrons travelling to and from Nightcliff Seabreeze Festival during the festival hours.


Ride your bike!

Ride your bike to Seabreeze and use our complimentary Bicycle Parking marked on the Map.


As part of our healthy living and environmental sustainability initiatives, Bicycle Parking will be available along the Foreshore in three main locations on Friday 10th, Saturday 11th, Sunday Mothers Day 12th May.

Park your bike at our Bicycle Parking areas and enjoy the day hands free.

Putu and our Bike Valet Parking down the Banyan Tree Stage end of the festival 2018.jpg

Free Tour Tub shuttle buses?

So you're a Nightcliff local? Why not walk or take one of our free Tour Tub shuttle buses? 


Free Shuttle rides are available with Tour Tub & Nightcliff Sports Club will be running most of the day to help you make the most of your exploration of the Stages and Spaces along the foreshore at the event.


With stops at:

  • Nightcliff Village Carpark on Progress Drive

  • Nightcliff Sports Club on Camphor Street (front entrance steps of the Sports Club)

  • the main Darwinbus Stop at Aralia Street Shops on Aralia Street



3 x stops along the Nightcliff Foreshore at the:

  • Banyan Music Stage (Chapman Rd end of the festival near Aralia Street roundabout)

  • Foreshore Cafe Stage Carpark (across from Nightcliff Rd in side the Cafe carpark, centre of the festival)

  • Nightcliff Jetty Carpark (at the end of the carpark closest to the Zen Rooftop Dance Stage)


You can get where you need to go, from one end of the festival to the other.

But I really need to take my car...

To ensure everyone's safety and wellbeing, traffic detours and restricted access to some roads will be in place.  Be safe and thoughtful where you park.  A stroll and a walk is good for brain function!


In addition to our usual traffic abatement measures along the Nightcliff foreshore, northbound traffic travelling down Progress Drive into Banksia Street will be DIVERTED into Aralia Street at the roundabout.  Casuarina Drive becomes ONE-WAY with the lane closest to the sea reserved as a BIKE LANE.  Parking access to this section of road will be restricted to residents vehicles, Tour Tub and Seabreeze performer drop offs only. Please note that for the safety of all festival patrons, the recommended speed along Casuarina Drive during the event over the 3-days will be 20 kilometres.  Festival event times are:

  • Friday 10th | 5pm onwards

  • Saturday 11th | 2pm onwards

  • Sunday 12th | 2pm onwards

What to bring...

Nightcliff Seabreeze Festival is a #WasteWise event and plastic-free! So bring your own cup for benefits and discounts!

Picnic rugs, plates, bowls, cutlery, refillable water-bottles and hats never go astray also!

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