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Events and Activities

Palmerston has a rapidly growing reputation as a place where events and activities are recognised as a valuable part of our vibrant and diverse community.

Council delivers a number of annual events and activities that enables people living, working or visiting our city to experience and participate in.

COVID-19 information 
When attending events please observe physical distancing and hygiene requirements as advised by the Chief Medical Officer at all times.

  • A minimum space of 1.5 metres between you and other people that you do not know.
  • Avoid touching your face and cough and sneeze into a tissue or into your elbow.
  • Hand washing with soap and water for 20 seconds or use hand sanitiser. 
  • Stay home if unwell.
Geek Squad

Geek Squad

When: 30 July 2020, 3:30pm - 11 December 2020, 4:30pm
Location: City of Palmerston Library
Admission: FREE
Meet other local Anime Fans to watch and discuss all things Anime.
Block Printing

Workshop: Block Printing

When: 13 October 2020, 5:30pm - 3 November 2020, 8:30pm
Location: Durack Heights Community Centre: 33 Packard Avenue, Durack, Palmerston
Admission: $100.00
4 week course - with Janie Andrews Tuesdays 5.30pm - 8.30pm  (13 OCT - 3 NOV) Back by popular demand, and with a longer duration...
Clay Tiles & Mosaics

Workshop: Handmade Clay Tiles & Mosaics

When: 14 October 2020, 5:30pm - 2 December 2020, 8:30pm
Location: Durack Heights Community Centre: 33 Packard Avenue, Durack, Palmerston
Admission: $180
 6 week course - with Janie Andrews Wednesdays 5.30pm - 8.30pm (14 OCT - 2 DEC) In this six week course, participants will spend two...
Ghostly Gathering

Ghostly Gathering

When: 31 October 2020, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Event Cinemas, Gateway
Admission: FREE
Dust off your broom stick and fly into City of Palmerston's Ghostly Gatherings at Gateway this Halloween.
Urban Jams

Urban Jams

When: 6 November 2020, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston Recreation Centre
Admission: FREE
A new series of FREE events for Palmerston Youth.
Adventures in the Garden

Adventures in the Garden

When: 13 November 2020, 9:00am - 10:00am
Location: Harvest Corner Community Garden
Admission: FREE
Free nature play sessions for 0-6 years.
Urban Jams

Urban Jams

When: 4 December 2020, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston Recreation Centre
Admission: FREE
A new series of FREE events for Palmerston Youth.
Urban Jams

Urban Jams

When: 15 January 2021, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston Recreation Centre
Admission: FREE
A new series of FREE events for Palmerston Youth.
Urban Jams

Urban Jams

When: 12 February 2021, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston Recreation Centre
Admission: FREE
A new series of FREE events for Palmerston Youth.
Urban Jams

Urban Jams

When: 12 March 2021, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: Palmerston Recreation Centre
Admission: FREE
A new series of FREE events for Palmerston Youth.
Palmerston Youth Festival

Palmerston Youth Festival 2021

When: 10 July 2021, 4:00pm - 16 July 2021, 10:00pm
Location: Palmerston City Centre
Admission: FREE
Set to be the biggest event on the 2021 calendar, the Palmerston Youth Festival returns to Palmerston next year.