The Show

 April to October | Katherine | Northern Territory

Welcome to Tom Curtain's Katherine Outback Experience, a 90 minute show that provides a unique window into the inner workings of life on a cattle station through real horse-training and working dog demonstrations, Australian Country Music and story telling.

A breaker getting used to a saddle - Credit Edwina Robertson

Be captivated as Tom breaks-in a wild horse and sometimes attempts to ride it for the first time (not always successfully)

Tom with the Riverboyne Working dogs

Watch and learn how the working dogs are trained to muster cattle and sheep for life on cattle stations

Legend picking up a hat - Credit Edwina Robertson

Meet the team of trick horses and see just how clever they are

Buffalo Bill having a bath during a Katherine Outback Experience Show

Get hands-on with some station characters commonly found in the Top End

Please cuddle me

Feed, pat and cuddle our two and four legged fury friends

Tom Curtain standing a top of a different kind of stage - our stallion Acres of Ra

Enjoy live Australian Country Music often performed from a different kind of stage

Buttercup and Daisy

Learn about the pastoral industry and its significance in the Top End

Annabel and Tom

Have a chat with the Katherine Outback Experience Team


Adults: $50 | Seniors: $45 | Students 6-17 years: $25 | Children 5 years & U: Free
Please contact us for group bookings and packages.

Opening Hours

April to end of October

Monday | Thursday | Friday | 4:30-6:00pm | Gates open 4:15pm

Selected Wednesdays | 5:00 -6:30pm | Gates open 4:45pm

Selected Saturdays | 4:30 - 6:00pm | Gates open 4:15pm

Please see the 'Buy Tickets' Page for available dates and times.
Please contact us on 0428 301 580 or by email about alternative times - you never know your luck!

Special Events

  • Fannie Bay Pony Club - 1 Oct 17

    KOE has teamed up with the Fannie Bay Pony Club for a family fun day and will be providing a 1 hour show on Sunday 1 October 2017. For further information contact the Fannie Bay Pony Club. 

  • Territory Time West Coast Tour - Nov 17

    To celebrate the release Tom Curtain's Territory Time Album, we will be touring regional WA from Nov - Mar. We will have the Katherine Outback Experience Team as well as the gorgeous Ellen Amy for some of the tour! More information to come soon!

  • Big Fig Bistro - Tuesday Nights

    Catch Tom Curtain at the Big Fig Bistro for an acoustic session most Tuesday nights over the Dry Season.

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