Darwin City Dragon Boat Festival 2023
City of Darwin invites you to express interest to participate in a Dragon Boat Race and Trade Show and keep informed with the key information leading to the event date.
About the Event
Darwin City Dragon Boat Festival is a two-day international event featuring sport, business and cultural exchange activities. These activities are designed to support, enhance and promote exchanges between Darwin and its Sister and Friendship Cities, and to showcase Darwin businesses and our diverse community.
Hosted by City of Darwin and funded by the National Foundation for Australia–China Relations, Australian Government, Darwin City Dragon Boat Festival will include a Dragon Boat Race and the Darwin International Trade Show. Events will be held across the Darwin Waterfront and the municipality.
Dragon Boat Racing is the ultimate high-spirited team sport that fosters a strong bond between members. Dragon Boat Racing has enjoyed healthy support since its first introduction in 1998 in Darwin.
The hybrid Darwin International Trade Show aims to provide an opportunity for businesses and organisations to promote their services and products to the Darwin community and worldwide.