Musicians from all over the Barkly travel into Tennant Creek for the biggest Barkly music night of the year, the Barkly Area Music Festival.

The Barkly Area Music Festival is an event that showcases the latest talents from across the Barkly, plus some special Territory and interstate artists. Bands, solo musicians, duo's and collaborations all happen on this night, so get ready to be on your feet rocking out the whole time.


BAMFest is an event hosted by Barkly Regional Arts' Winanjjikari Music Centre (WMC). This event has been running for 9 years. To learn about the history of WMC, watch this doco.

This is the Barkly area's main event for Barkly musicians from very remote communities to have a showcase platform.

Buy Tickets online (July 1st) by clicking the button


come into Barkly Regional Arts

(65 Staunton St) 


Adult                        $10.00

Youth (Under 18)   $5.00

Concession             $7.00

Group (10+)            $80.00

Tickets will go off sale in the hours before the performance. Tickets can be purchased at the venue box office (subject to availability).


Friday Aug 2nd 

Time: 7:30pm - 10pm



Jurnkkulu Arena - Show Grounds


Variety of food and non-alcoholic drinks available to purchase


Please be advised this event will be filmed and photographed


Call the bus to pick you up and drop you home. Or hire a bike.

65 Staunton St, Tennant Ck, NT
08 8962 2799
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