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2019 Portrait of a Senior Territorian Art Award open for entries

Northern Territory Peak Sporting Bodies will have the opportunity to hear about current sport integrity issues and how to apply strategies to combat them at the 2019 Territory Sport Integrity Symposium held on Wednesday 4 September 2019.

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Red Centre Bird Festival is back

The Northern Territory is home to some of Australia's – if not the world's - most incredible birdlife, and the Red Centre will be at the heart of the action in September during the Red Centre Bird Festival at Alice Springs Desert Park.

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Central Australia to host biggest Red CentreNATS yet

Alice Springs is gearing up for an action-packed weekend, with hundreds of cars converging on the Territory town for Red CentreNATS 05.

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Keeping communities safe: New Be Crocwise resources for teachers

Territorians live, work and play in crocodile country. The Territory Labor Government takes community safety seriously and today launched an updated Be Crocwise Teaching and Learning Resource Kit for Top End teachers to help them educate students about crocodile safety.

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Tropical Light ambassadors raising profile of Territory's capital

The final three ambassadors have been announced as part of the Bruce Munro: Tropical Light Community Engagement Program.

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Driving Visitation: BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown 2020 dates announced

One of the Territory's most popular events, the BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown will be held at Hidden Valley from 17 July to 19 July 2020, boasting a brand new program for motorsports fans of all ages.

Now in its 23rd year, the annual event attracts thousands of local residents and interstate visitors and next year will include the Northern Territory’s biggest drag race event ‘Nitro Up North’ on Saturday 18 July.

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Bruce Munro: Tropical Light Volunteers Sought to Help Territorians with Cancer

Two hundred Territorians have the opportunity to volunteer for Darwin's world-class exhibition 'Bruce Munro: Tropical Light' and raise funds for Territory families dealing with cancer.

The world-first ‘Bruce Munro: Tropical Light’ exhibition will feature eight illuminated sculptures across the Darwin CBD and Waterfront, transforming Darwin’s traditionally quieter period from November to April into a not-to-be-missed tropical wonderland and providing significant flow-on benefits for local business.

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NT Tourism Operators in Los Angeles

Tourism NT is supporting 10 Territory tourism operators take part in Australia Marketplace USA, a joint trade event taking place from today, Monday 26 to Thursday 29 August 2019 in Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles.

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National Aboriginal Art Gallery Business Case Released

The National Aboriginal Art Gallery in Mparntwe (Alice Springs) will bring an additional 53,000 visitors each year, deliver up to $64 million into the economy and generate up to 245 local jobs, according to an independent business case into the project released today.

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Attracting Visitors: Darwin Hosts Over 1000 Delegates for National Housing Conference

More than a thousand delegates will converge on Darwin for a three-day national housing conference, generating $2.5 million for the Territory economy.

Around 85 per cent of the 1100 delegates - the third highest numbers in the conference history - are business event visitors to Darwin.