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Countdown is on for 2019 People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival

Northern Territory Major Events Company staff are gearing up to host the most successful People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival yet, with less than 24 hours to go until gates open to the sell-out event on Saturday, 18 May.

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New Home for Local Rugby League Open to the Community

Territorians will get their first look at the newly completed $25.3 million Territory Rugby League Stadium at Marrara on Sunday 19 May.

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2019 People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival Sold Out

This year’s People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival is now officially sold out.

Thousands of people from right across the Northern Territory and Australia have purchased tickets to this year’s festival, bringing the new venue at Mindil Beach to its capacity of 10,000.

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Darwin Becomes the Home Port for the Coral Adventurer

In a significant win for the Top End’s tourism industry, the Coral Expeditions’ expedition ship Coral Adventurer arrived in Darwin Harbour today, where it will be home porting year round before visiting destinations such as Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and Singapore.

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Turbocharged Territory Mountain Biking Making Its Mark

Two world-class mountain bikers have taken on the trails around Alice Springs and Darwin, showcasing them to a global audience of thousands of committed mountain bikers through Pinkbike.com.

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Meet your 2019 Creatives in Residence

Three NT creatives have been selected for the 2019 Creative in Residence program with each artist receiving $30,000 to take up residency at the Araluen Cultural Precinct, the Northern Territory Library and the Northern Territory Archives Service from July 2019.

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Spoil mum this Sunday at the Saltwater Craft Fair

Let mum pick her own gift this Sunday at the Tactile Arts Saltwater Craft Fair, from 9am to 2pm.

The lush green lawns of the Darwin Waterfront will be transformed into an arts and crafts paradise.

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NRL Star Visits New Home of Local Rugby League at Warren Park

Parramatta Eel Nathan Brown received a sneak peek tour of the new $25 million local Home of Rugby League at Warren Park with Minister for Tourism, Sport and Culture, Lauren Moss today.

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Darwin’s events calendar positions city as a ‘must-do’ destination for travellers

The tourism and events industry in the Territory’s capital is gearing up for a bumper Dry Season, with this year’s calendar of events bigger and better than ever before.

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Eyes of Australia on Darwin as Win a Top End Wedding competition winners say ‘I do’

Thousands of viewers across Australia had a front-row seat at the television wedding of the year this morning, when Nine Network’s Today Win a Top End Wedding competition winners Lauren and Steve said ‘I do’ at picturesque Pee Wee’s at the Point.