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Alice Springs Beanie Festival


Alice Springs Beanie Festival 2022

The world's biggest and best Beanie Festival. 6800 handmade beanies from around the world arrive in Alice Springs for four days of textile workshops, Indigenous culture, live entertainment and fabulous food. A feast of the senses full of colour warmth and a truly unique experience.

Join us as a beanie maker and send us your best beanie creations or a visitor or volunteer and submerge yourself in a fabulous, quirky experience. The official Beanie Festival program will launch in March. 

Check out the website for more information:  

Alice Springs Beanie Festival Gala Opening:

24 June 6pm - 9pm

Araluen Arts Centre - free event

Beanie Central

Friday 24 June to Monday 27 June, 10am - 5pm

Witchetty's, Araluen Arts Centre - entry via gold coin donation

Stitching Hearts Exhibition and National Beanie Competition

Friday 24 June to 15 July open daily 10am - 4pm

Araluen Arts Centre Galleries - free for NT residents, $8 for interstate residents

Public Service Announcements:

  • The Araluen Arts Centre is a cash free environment. We accept VISA, Mastercard and EFTPOS as payment. We thank you for your cooperation. 



24 June 2022 - 27 June 2022


Entry into Beanie Central is by gold coin donation.






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