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Walk in the Park with the Department of Tourism and Culture - Alice Springs

It’s time to go for a bushwalk! Lace up those boots, grab your hat and head on out as part of the Department of Tourism and Culture’s Walk in the Park program.

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CBD Location Preferred - National Aboriginal Art Gallery ‘Have Your Say’ Responses

A world class National Aboriginal Art Gallery is an election promise that will attract national and international tourists to Alice Springs, Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss, said today.

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CLP Continue to put the Territory Environment at Risk

Minister for the Environment Lauren Moss today slammed the CLP for suggesting Government should rush its response to the Independent Scientific Inquiry into Hydraulic Fracturing in the Northern Territory.

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Rugby League star takes out NT Sportsperson of the Year

From humble beginnings as a junior player in Nhulunbuy to representing Australia in the Rugby League World Cup, this year’s NT Sportsperson of the Year, Will Chambers, has shown exceptional skill and talent throughout his career.

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Varuna Residential Fellowship for NT Writers and Songwriters

Territorians have just one week left to apply for the Varuna Residential Fellowship for NT Writers and Songwriters.

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Bringing Back the Arafura Games: More Countries Sign Up

Minister for the Arafura Games, Ken Vowles, said Timor-Leste and the Philippines have joined Vietnam and Indonesia as the first countries to officially sign up for the Arafura Games more than 12 months out from the event.

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Darwin Businesses Resuming Trade

With the continuing clean-up effort across the Northern Territory’s Top End following Tropical Cyclone Marcus, Territory businesses have mobilised to resume normal trade as soon as possible and ensuring their properties, their homes, their staff and families are safe to do so.

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Works start on fresh mountain bike trails in Alice Springs

Work has started on the development and rejuvenation of almost 21 kilometres of mountain bike and shared-use trails in the Araluen area of Alice Springs.

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Northern Territory Literary Awards Open for 2018

The Department of Tourism and Culture has today announced the opening of the 2018 Northern Territory Literary Awards.

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First major win for Turbocharging Tourism - Alice Springs to Welcome New Virgin Airline Route

Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss welcomed the announcement today by Virgin Australia that it will commence a new route between Brisbane and Alice Springs from 19 June 2018.