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Working with the Tourism Sector to Turbocharge Tourism Strategy

Growing and developing the lucrative Territory tourism industry will be the focus of two major strategic projects about to get underway as part of the Territory Labor Government’s record $103 million Turbocharging Tourism initiative.

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It’s non-stop fun at the Waterfront these school holidays

The Darwin Waterfront will kick off an exciting 3 week program of free school holiday activities from Monday 2 July through to Friday 20 July

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Hockey Pitch Upgrade Completed at Traeger Avenue

Upgrades to the Traeger Avenue Hockey pitch have been completed ahead of the Alice Springs Masters Games to be held in October this year.

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New Grants to Turbocharge Visitor Experiences

Territory tourism-related operations have been awarded more than $1.5 million in grants to provide a better experience for visitors and boost their business, through the Territory Labor Government’s record $103 million Turbocharging Tourism stimulus package.

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Our Culture, Our Country

The Department of Tourism and Culture’s Alice Springs Desert Park is celebrating the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people throughout the Month of July as part of NAIDOC Week.

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Get ready to rock on at Red CentreNATS 2018

The Ultimate Festival of Wheels is set to return to Alice Springs on Father’s Day weekend 2018 and will be bringing some of Australia’s favourite artists to headline the Rock N Rumble and Podium Party concerts.

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Velodrome Boost on Track for Cyclists and Jobs

Darwin’s cycling community will be able to enjoy track cycling again, with the Territory Labor Government providing an additional $1 million to upgrade the ageing velodrome facility at Bagot Oval.

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The First Long-Term Business Events Strategy Developed for the NT

The Department of Tourism and Culture has appointed KPMG to deliver the first long-term strategic plan for the business events sector in the NT.

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Shortlist announced for the Chief Minister’s Northern Territory History Book Award 2018

Senior Director Northern Territory Library and Archives, Mr Patrick Gregory, today announced the shortlist for the 2018 Chief Minister’s Northern Territory History Book Award.

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Record support to this year’s Darwin Festival

The Territory Labor Government is supporting the NT’s Darwin Festival with a record investment of $1.74 million in 2018.