NAFA 2023

Impact Report 2023

After an exceptionally successful year, the North Australian Festival of Arts is celebrating incredible milestones with outstanding figures for 2023 resulting in an economic boom for the Townsville region.

The figures from our recently released NAFA Impact Report has given insight into the event.

We were proud to welcome more than 52,000 people through our festival gates, resulting in an economic impact of $5.9m  for the Townsville region. Over 912 talented artists took to our stages in 471 performances across multiple genres including dance, music, visual arts, cabaret, circus and comedy. 

With community and culture at the heart of our festival, we were excited to present 63 free events, providing access and participation to a range of world class events. 

To read more about NAFA 2023 you can access the 2023 Impact Report below.

NAFA 2023 Impact Report