Malak Marketplace

Open every Saturday evening from 29th April until 28th October Evening Market at Malak
From 4pm till 9pm at the Chambers Crescent car park behind the Malak shops.

The market provides an exciting venue for local arts and crafts with live entertainment and a multicultural range of delicious foods in a comfortable tropical setting.

April Community Dinner

community dinner flyer April 24 2017

Come and celebrate World Art Day 2017

Get a taste for ART
Enjoy dinner and a night of creative making led by local community artists, including Alison Dowell.
A magical night for you to join in.

Try origami, crazy pom pom critters, drawing, and sewing little juggling chooks, among other things.

6pm April 24th at DCA Chambers Crescent Theatre, Malak.


For Art's Sake!

For Art's Sake Conference on Community Arts and Cultural Development, Darwin, 22 April 2017, 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Corrugated Iron Youth Arts, Nightcliff. This is a project led by Corrugated Iron Youth Arts, with Darwin Community Arts as a partner. Please attend.

Notice of Annual General Meeting: 26 April 2017

The Annual General Meeting of Darwin Community Arts Inc. will be held at 6:00pm, Wednesday, 26 April 2017, at the DCA Office, Malak Shopping Centre, 16 Malak Crescent, Malak NT 0812.

The business will include:

  • Presentation of 2016 Annual Reports
  • Presentation of 2016 Audited Statement
  • Election of Board Members

For more information contact (08) 8945 7347



A National Youth Week Event;


6pm Saturday April 8th
Chambers Crescent Theatre

$5 per person, $10 per family
0439 855 264

Malak Rocks The Wet March 25

Another evening by local musicians.
Introduced by fun lovin' Rusty Rhubarb

Come and enjoy;
Scott Mccurry
Fat Intergalactic Pigeon
Charlie & Mel
Sev and The Explosions
malak jammers house band

Saturday 25th March
7.30 till Late..
DCA Chambers Crescent Theatre, Malak
$5 Entry Fee : Non Licenced : All Ages

Soft Drinks & Lite Snacks available to purchase.


Saturday, 25 March 2017 -
7:00pm to 11:00pm

Darwin Playback Theatre

Playback Theatre logo

Darwin Playback Theatre
Are you interested in exploring storytelling, creative performance and community building?
Darwin Playback is running public workshops!
These fun and playful introductory sessions will explore a range of creative skills:

CemeNTJam Theatre Workshops

free theatre workshops

Presented by Darwin Community Arts and CemeNTWorx

FREE workshops covering;
impro, acting and devising, script work- leading to performance opportunities.
8 sessions to kick off with.

Starting Tuesday February 21st at 6.30pm
Chambers Crescent Theatre , Malak Shopping Centre
To register contact Tania

FEASTIVAL Project Information Evening

multicultural  theatre

CemeNTworx Performing Arts program presents
CementMIX Multicultural Theatre Group;
FEASTIVAL Project Information Evening

Calling for interested people in creating a community based collaborative Multicultural Theatre Music performance.
Whether you are interested in acting, writing, spoken word, play an instrument,sing or dance or just want to be part of a diverse cultural arts project, please come to the evening where we will discuss all the details of the project. Working towards a performance for June 2017.


Image: Callum Elliot working at the Free Space Studio on his self-portrait, for the POP-UP-PORTRAIT PROJECT 2016, Callum is a student at Project 21, a project of the Downs Syndrome Association of the NT.

The Free Space Studio is an inclusive and supportive visual arts studio project focused on the development of studio skills for artists with disability. Since 2013 The Free Space Studio has been housed at the Darwin Community Arts; and in 2016 has also started running workshops at Project 21, a project of the Downs Syndrome Association NT.


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