10am

SWAP @ THE TOP PARTY 

Civic Park

Love the pre-loved? Weave and breathe new life into  wearable art using recycled fashion and objects. Bring along your swapables, jewellery, fashionable accessories and trinkets, books and music. 

rsvp

 

trashion workshop

civic park

Create your own unique wearable art using recycled fashion, objects and even household goods! Bring along your fave old tee, jewellery, household trash such as drink cans, or just bring along a little inspiration! Our resident designers will share their creative techniques to bring new life to your old clothes and odds and ends.

sign me up

 

ACOUSTIC SESH

Civic Park Stage

The LAUNCH Festival gets laid back on Sunday as we serve up a series of acoustic acts interjected with impromptu musical jams and an open mic sign-up on the day.

rsvp

10am

IMG-2730.JPG

MOVE IT Dance Workshop

Brown's mart theatre

DANCE!! A fun opportunity to express yourself and your feelings through dance!! Come along and dance with other young people of similar ages and you will find that the range of music and exercises can be a good way of understanding your body and emotions through movement. You will get the chance to dance as an individual and with the whole group!
RSVP

11am

Skhetchy Shoes

brown's mart courtyard

Got an old pair of Connie rip offs that could do with a new look? Bring your canvas shoes down and plan and execute a shoe masterpiece with Skhetchy Designs. Bring your shoes, art supplies provided.

register

3pm

shiane HAWKe

Civic Park Stage

You might remember Shiane Hawke as that shy teenager with a powerful voice on X-Factor. Shane was a Top 5 finalist in 2012 at the age of 14. Shiane is currently completing year 12 at Darwin High and is a member of the NT School of Music Choir.

RSVP

 

top end comedy workshop

Brown's Mart Theatre

Think you're funny and want to explore stand up comedy? See if you can have the last laugh in these fun workshops brought to you by Top End Comedy. Dare to see you take the stage for your stand up debut!

SIGN UP TO WORKSHOP

 

LAUNCH X SEDA SPORTS TASTERS

civic park

The cool cats from SEDA will be running sporting activities every afternoon of LAUNCH in the park to get you moving and laughing. Expect a variety of fun games such as Capture the Flag, Ultimate Frisbee, Bull Rush and even a water slide!

SIGN UP

4pm

funk jungle

civic park stage

Armed with an extensive playlist, a pile of tropical leaves and a whole lot of leopard print, Funk Jungle descends upon LAUNCH Festival to bring you an eclectic mix of soul, funk, rockabilly, exotica and afro-beats. 

dance with us

 

TRACKS DANCE 

civic park stage

Tracks enlivens Darwin's spaces with dance in a range of choreographic styles such as contemporary, hip hop and funk. 

be there

5.15pm

closing ceremony

civic park stage

It's time to crown the glorious winners of #LAUNCHQUEST. After three days of hard fought selfie taking and festival roaming the weary teams will assemble to find out who is awesome, and who is still pretty good but not the winner.

5.30pm

frankensteined monologues reading

civic park stage

Wind down from the festival with a very silly ceremonial procession of the Glorious Nonsense - sing, chant, pay homage to the Script(ure) as we parade to the reading place in fabulous paper hats. Then join us as we form a circle and read together the monster we all helped to build.

be there

6pm

TOP END COMEDY SHOWCASE

brown's mart theatre

Come support those brave souls who have workshopped their raw comedic skills to present a series of debuts stand up routines. Sprinkled with seasoned performances from the delightfully funny souls at Top End Comedy.

RSVP EXPRESS ENTRY TO SHOWCASE