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Our Town’s bush celebrities debut in Qantas Entertainment Original

A selection of Central Australia’s most beloved ‘bush characters’ are set to help drive tourism to the region and increase awareness about the diversity of tourism product thanks to the launch of a new Qantas Entertainment Original pilot series; Our Town.

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Increasing support to our Territory Public Libraries

The NT Government has increased support for the Territory’s public library services through a new five-year Public Library Funding Agreement to continue the successful partnership with local government in the delivery of these services.

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Massive Boost for Arafura Games: China On Board

The Arafura Games continues to grow with China officially signing up to take part.

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Darwin Convention Centre Wins Gold at National Awards

Acting Minister for Tourism and Culture, Eva Lawler today congratulated the Darwin Convention Centre who was awarded winner of the Meeting Venue – 500 delegates or more category at the 2017 National Meetings& Events Australia (MEA) Industry Awards.

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Australia’s best-loved playwright presents one-woman show at the Araluen Arts Centre

The Department of Tourism and Culture’s Araluen Arts Centre presents the funny, and big-hearted Hello, Beautiful!, performed by one of Australia’s best-loved playwrights, Hannie Rayson.

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Mother's Day Saltwater Craft Fair - Sat 5 May

To mark our very first event for the dry season, the Mother’s Day Saltwater Craft Fair returns for another year on Saturday 5 May. An array of handmade and homemade wares will be available to peruse through the pop-up market style event on the lawns of the Darwin Waterfront.

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Millennials Out of Office in the NT

Brilliantly talented comedienne Tanya Hennessey, radio presenter Michael Beveridge, and Pedestrian.TV’s lifestyle editor Lucinda Price form part of Tourism NT’s latest arsenal in its Out of Office millennial tourism marketing campaign.

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One Year Out: It’s Time to Sign Up for the New-Look Arafura Games

Minister for the Arafura Games, Ken Vowles, is calling for volunteers to sign up as we mark one year until the return of the Games, which will run from 27 April to 4 May 2019.

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NTAS safeguards the Territory’s history for future growth

A co-funded project between the Department of Tourism and Culture’s Northern Territory Archives Services and the Department of Corporate Information Services, will bolster the archival record storage capacity for further expansion and safeguard collections into the future.

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Japanese travel agents tour Top End in readiness for charter flights to the NT

Sixteen front-line travel agents from JTB World Vacations, the largest Japanese travel wholesaler, have experienced some of the best Top End tourist sites and attractions in readiness for the forthcoming JTB Charter Flight program commencing in the NT later this year.