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Creating Jobs: Investing in Sport

Community sports and active recreation organisations are set to benefit over $700,000 in grant funding announced by Tourism and Culture Minister, Lauren Moss.

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Spirit of Christmas in the Red Centre!

Connect with nature and celebrate the true spirit of Christmas at the Alice Springs Desert Park from 15-24 December 2018.

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Alice Springs to Host Parramatta Eels Training Camp

NRL fans in the Red Centre will have the chance to meet and greet their biggest sporting heroes next year when Parramatta Eels host a Community Camp from 12-15 February.

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Waterfront Park results in first win for Northern Territory

Waterfront Park children’s playground has been announced as the first Northern Territory playground to take home gold at the Kidsafe National Playsafe Design Awards, recognising excellence and innovation in the provision of safe and creative playspaces.

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TURBOCHARGING TOURISM: 2019 People’s Choice BASSINTHEGRASS tickets now on sale

The Territory Labor Government is turbocharging one of the Territory’s favourite music events, with tickets now on sale for the biggest and best BASSINTHEGRASS Music Festival yet.

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Launch of the Centenary Year of the Great Air Race

Darwin is set to become the centre of global aviation history again, 100 years after Ross and Keith Smith, Wally Shiers and Jim Bennett made the first successful flight from London to Australia, touching down in Parap to claim first prize in the Great Air Race.

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Strong Cruise Ship Season Boosting Tourism

A strong season is forecast with 75 total cruise ship arrivals planned to visit Darwin, providing a huge tourism boost for Darwin City.

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21 days of free parking joy at the Waterfront this Christmas

Darwin Waterfront patrons will have a lot to smile about with 21 days of free parking on offer over the festive season.

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Northern Territory Major Events Company growing industry capability

The Territory’s events portfolio and industry capability has been given a welcome boost, with Northern Territory Major Events Company (NTMEC) hosting the first in a series of seminars addressing event risk management.

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China Ready Online Training Program Launch

The Territory Government has launched an online Chinese cultural and tourism training program for tourism operators aimed at preparing the industry for future Chinese arrivals.