The Long Way To The Top End tour brought Northern Territory bands from Darwin, Katherine and Alice Springs to Adelaide to showcase as part of the Adelaide Fringe and Fuse Music Festival.
The 2009 Long Way To The Top End tour featured The Aviators, Blastcorp, Country Town Collective, Greedy Stout, Kim Orchard, Jess Ribeiro & the Bone Collectors, Jigsaw Collective, Mark Hilton, Red Plum & Snow, The NEO, and Tracey Bunn (Toe-Sucking Cowgirls). The tour was supported by Top End Arts and the Northern Territory Government through Arts NT.
The 2011 Long Way tour featured The Bloody Marys, Colourfide, Cobble Stone, Coconut Groove, Country Town Collective, Jigsaw Collective, Katelnd, Kim Orchard, Minority Sun, The NEO, Roymackonkey, Seldom Party, and The Unknown Artists, with special guests Minority Tradition (SA) and Nothin’ Sus (SA). Long Way 2011 was supported by the Australia Council, the Northern Territory Government and Artback NT.