Set times released for NT's biggest music festival

Music fans can now start planning their day at BASSINTHEGRASS, with set times for the Territory’s much-loved music festival now confirmed.

Festivalgoers from across Australia will soon descend upon the Top End for BASSINTHEGRASS 2021 which will return to Darwin’s iconic Mindil Beach on Saturday, 15 May.

This year’s event features 21 artists who will perform across two stages dubbed the ‘Tropical Stage’ and the ‘Palm Stage’ at Mindil Beach on 15 May.

When planning their day, festivalgoers are also reminded to allow extra time for entering the event site, to account for bag checks, ticket scanning, wristband fitting and additional COVID-19 compliance measures.

For more information about this year’s BASSINTHEGRASS, go to



11:30AM: Gates open

11:55AM: Big T and S Evans

12:45PM: Casii Williams

1:35PM: Scrubfowl

2:15PM: Jack River

3:30PM: G Flip

4:55PM: The Rubens

6:10PM: Safia

7:25PM: Illy

8:30PM: Hayden James

9:45PM: Ocean Alley

11PM: Peking Duk



11:30AM: Gates open

12PM: DraftDay

1.05PM: Boo Seeka

2:20PM: Chillinit

3:35PM: Thelma Plum

4:45PM: Welcome to Country

4:50PM: Marlon featuring Rulla

5:45PM: Missy Higgins

6:55PM: DMA’S

8:10PM: Jungle Giants

9:30PM: Lime Cordiale

10:50PM: Violent Soho