2017

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Million Dollar Fish Hot Spots

Somewhere in slow-moving waters around the Northern Territory, there’s a giant, tagged barramundi blissfully unaware that it’s worth a cool million dollars.

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Live Darwin Arts Program set to excite again with Round 2!

Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss, today announced nine exciting programs have received funding of $131,150 in Round 2 of the Live Darwin Arts program.

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Business Events Attraction, China Flights part of Government’s 2018 Tourism Support Plan

The Territory Labor Government will launch a new Business Events Support Fund in 2018, which will allow the NT to more aggressively compete for lucrative business events that deliver significant benefits to the economy, Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss announced today.

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Boosting Female Sports Participation: New Committee Announced

Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss today congratulated the successful applicants for the Women in Sport Advisory Committee.

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NT Peak Sporting Bodies receive funding boost to support Officiating programs

Nine Northern Territory Peak Sporting Bodies will benefit from officiating development grants through the Department of Tourism and Culture’s, 2017/18 Officiating Development Program.

On Your Marks… Arafura Games Off To A Great Start

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On Your Marks… Arafura Games Off To A Great Start

The first two countries to say they will attend the Arafura Games are Vietnam and Indonesia. The Games, which were scrapped by the chaotic former CLP government in 2011, have been resurrected by the Territory Labor Government and will return to the NT sporting calendar in 2019.

Green Light on Production - Screen Territory 2017-18 Round 1 & 2 Grants

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Green Light on Production - Screen Territory 2017-18 Round 1 & 2 Grants

Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss congratulated today the 2017 Screen Territory funding recipients from two funding rounds throughout the year.

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TOURISM BOOST - POSITIVE SIGNS FOR DIRECT DARWIN-CHINA FLIGHTS

Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss said she was quietly optimistic about direct flights from China into Darwin starting in the first half of 2018.

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International Visitors Key Target For Territory Government

Attracting direct flights from China is among a range of initiatives underway to attract more international visitors to regions across the Territory.

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Darwin Local Dave Hooks on the Daly - the 12th Million Dollar Fish!

34 year old local Boilermaker Dave Povey has caught the 12th $10,000 barra of Million Dollar Fish Season 3 on the Daly River.