Regional Roadshow Series

Regional Roadshow Darwin

4 & 5 September 2024

Registrations for the Darwin Roadshow at Novotel / Mercure Resort (Darwin Airport) are now open!

Wednesday 4 September

Join us from 3pm for an exclusive RAAA event at the RFDS Tourist Facility, followed by Welcome Function with sunset drinks. 

We’re excited to have full access to the RFDS facility, including their Theatre which shows 2 Hologram recounts by Reverend John Flynn and Rear Admiral Grant Etheridge, 3 Virtual Reality experiences, self-guided experience of their RFDS and Bombing of Darwin displays, the RFDS retail and souvenir store, and the opportunity to onboard ‘Papa’, their decommissioned Pilatus PC-12 that once flew over Central Australia.

Thursday 5 September

Full day conference session at the Novotel Darwin Airport with presentations on:

  • Industry updates and flying in the top end (CASA)
  • Pilot training and pilot bonds (Basair)
  • As well as local operator updates and more…

We’ll then wrap up Roadshow #1 (Series 3) with dinner and drinks by the newly refurbished pool.


We have secured discounts at the Novotel & Mercure Resorts so please use these links below. They have been pre-set for 3 nights so check your dates first and amend as needed.

Pre/Post Touring Options

If you’d like to extend your stay and take in some of the other amazing sites and activities in Darwin and/or surrounding areas then please visit Tourism Top End for more options.

Tourism Top End | Experience the Incredible Northern Territory

Darwin Sponsors 

We still have opportunities available to sponsor catering during the event:

  • Welcome Drinks – Available
  • Conference Day – Air BP
  • Wrap Up Drinks – Available

We appreciate all of our sponsors for helping to keep the ticket costs down for attendees!!

Thanks as always to our
Roadshow Series Sponsors!!

AMDA Foundation


Viva Energy Australia

World Fuel Services