live original music in darwin, nt


The Venue is now open!


become a member

2018 Happy Yess Membership is only $10 and gives you:

  • discounted entry to selected gigs throughout the year
  • free entry to Happy Yess members events
  • a Happy Yess membership keyring or card to show off your support for local live music and weirdness

Pay your $10 at the AGM on the 15th of May but save some time by filling out the form here!

Name *
Are you interested in volunteering with Happy Yess?
Live music, DJ, Sound and Lighting, Visual Art, Comedy, Dance...others?


Happy Yess is a DIY music venue that exists to support local original Darwin music and art.

It is a not-for-profit arts organisation that only hosts original bands and runs on love from the dedicated crew of members, artists and volunteers. 

Created in 2006 to champion the underground, Happy Yess provides a place for bands and artists of all genres to grow and experiment. located in the beautiful brown's mart precinct, it's a great place to meet and enjoy live music in a friendly, drama-free environment.



FRI & SAT 9pm - 1am


12 Smith Street, Darwin
(inside Brown's Mart,
opposite the bus terminal)