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75 year maritime mystery solved - SS Macumba shipwreck found

After lying hidden on the seabed for 75 years SS Macumba, sunk in WWII by a Japanese air attack has finally been located off the Northern Coast of Arnhem Land in the Arafura Sea by CSIRO’s RV Investigator as it transited from Sydney to Broome.

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Changing the face of Darwin CBD – Walls that Talk

To breathe life into the Darwin CBD, eight large-scale pieces of amazing street art will be painted permanently on prominent city buildings this month.

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Desert Mob smashes all records and looks to nudge $1M in sales

Desert Mob 2017 has recorded its highest sales records in its 27-year history, with more than $420,000 in exhibition sales achieved as of the end of September, and an estimated $500,000 worth of additional sales at the ever-popular Desert Mob MarketPlace during the opening weekend.

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Arts Trail Regional Stimulus Grants boosting our regional galleries

The Territory Labor Government’s vision to develop the NT as the world’s premier destination has taken a leap forward with 30 regional and remote organisations receiving an infrastructure boost under the Arts Trail Regional Stimulus grant program.

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Transforming the CBD: Live Darwin Arts Program Round 2

Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss, has today announced the opening of Live Darwin Arts Program Round 2.

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School Holiday Tourism and Culture Program Bonanza

The Department of Tourism and Culture is excited to offer a bonanza of exciting and fun-filled programs these school holidays.

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NT History Grants available for history buffs

Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss, has today announced the opening of the 2017 NT History grants for projects delivered next year.

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NTIS Officiating Development Program now available

The Department of Tourism and Culture’s NT Institute of Sport (NTIS) has launched the 2017/18 Officiating Development Program, with key funding available to the Peak Sporting Bodies to develop qualified sport officials across the Territory.

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Award winning architects appointed for Museum of the NT

Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss today announced the dynamic architecture partnership of troppo and ARM architects as the successful tenderer to lead the Territory Labor Government’s vision to establish a new Museum of the Northern Territory.

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Four Arts Fellowships headline Arts Grant Funding

For the first time, the Territory Labor Government is offering four Arts Fellowships valued at up to $50,000 each for leading established NT artists and arts workers for professional development. The Fellowships will be awarded to a Top End and Central Australian artist, with the remaining two Fellowships offered to a professional arts worker and an Aboriginal artist or arts worker.