Community Partnerships

Darwin Airport invests in the cultural vitality of the Top End by partnering with local arts organisations. We're a proud supporter of iconic theatre venues, of festivals large and small, and companies with community at their heart. Learn more about the non-profit groups with whom we regularly work.


Browns Mart



Brown’s Mart

In early 2015, Brown’s Mart launched the Darwin International Airport BUILD UP Program, which offers residencies to Top End theatre makers. The seeding and development program provides NT-based theatre and artistic teams a month in the Brown’s Mart Studio to investigate, explore and develop new ideas for live performance that will form the basis of future seasons of theatre. Brown’s Mart has supported local artists for over 40 years, and it's estimated more than 23,000 people will vi