Bruce Munro Tropical Light

Community engagement

Bruce Munro: Tropical Light is a new event for Darwin that runs for six months across the Tropical Summer (November –April). This creates an opportunity to create great new experiences for locals and visitors to enjoy. If you would like to be involved, you will find five key ways to begin engaging with the event. Have a look through for further information and to submit your interest.

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Latest News

21.10.2019 — Opening night
Join us on the 1st of November for the official opening night of Bruce Munro: Tropical Light.
15.10.2019 — Bruce Munro In Conversation
Tropical Light presents a one-night only event on Wednesday, 23 October, with Bruce Munro revealing the inspiration behind the world-first exhibition in Darwin, Bruce Munro: Tropical Light. Spots are limited, so register for your free ticket now.
26.09.2019 — Installation Begins in Darwin CBD
Darwin is one step closer to viewing the new world-class Bruce Munro: Tropical Light exhibition with the installation of the eight illuminated sculptures commencing across the CBD.
5.09.2019 — Local Businesses Develop New Tours
Local Darwin businesses have developed new Tropical Light tours ready for Bruce Munro’s Tropical Light city-wide exhibition which starts on 1 November 2019 and runs until 30 April 2020
27.08.2019 — Bruce Munro: Tropical Light Volunteers sought to help Territorians with Cancer
Two hundred Territorians have the opportunity to volunteer for Darwin’s world-class exhibition ‘Bruce Munro: Tropical Light’ and raise funds for Territory families dealing with cancer.
29.07.2019 — Local artists announced
The unique artworks of six local artists across various mediums will be showcased to thousands of national and international visitors from November as part of the Bruce Munro: Tropical Light exhibition in Darwin.
24.06.2019 — Tropical Light window display incentive
Activate Darwin is providing support for city retailers and hospitality venues with street frontage to dress their windows in a tropical theme for Bruce Munro: Tropical Light. A unique, compelling window display will differentiate you from your competitors and help to draw in passers-by. With extra foot traffic expected during the Tropical Light exhibition, now is the perfect time to try something new and exciting.
13.04.2019 — Local artist engagement special preview
Darwin photographer, Louise Denton has been commissioned to create a photographic series inspired by the ‘Tropical Light’ works by artist Bruce Munro.
13.04.2019 — Announcement of Tropical Light
At a media event on February 16th Minister Lauren Moss announced ‘Bruce Munro: Tropical Light’.