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NT bringing home the gold at the Australian Tourism Awards

Kakadu National Park has taken out the top prize in the Major Tourist Attractions category at the 2017 Australian Tourism Awards held in Perth on Friday evening. Offering visitors the chance to experience one of the world’s most outstanding natural and cultural attractions, Kakadu National Park covers nearly 20,000 square kilometres of exceptional natural beauty and unique biodiversity.

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Turbocharging Tourism: Celebrating Tennant Creek’s Gold Rush and Mining History

Tennant Creek will receive a $5.5 million investment into tourism infrastructure to revitalise and improve the visitor experience as part of the Territory Labor Government's record $103 million Turbocharging Tourism stimulus package.

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Turbocharging Tourism: $3M Boost for Hermannsburg Historical Precinct in Central Australia

The Territory Labor Government is investing a $3 million into the Hermannsburg Historical Precinct, the third major infrastructure project to be announced as part of $103 million Turbocharging Tourism stimulus package.

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Chief Minister’s Northern Territory History Book Awards submissions open for 2018

The Department of Tourism and Culture’s Northern Territory Library’s Chief Minister’s Northern Territory History Book Award is open for submissions.

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NT Convention Bureau takes AIME at business tourism event

A group of 18 industry partners from across the Territory have joined the Department of Tourism and Culture’s Northern Territory Convention Bureau (NTCB) at the 2018 Asia-Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo (AIME), to promote the Territory’s exceptional business events products and services.

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Recreation Lagoon reopened to swimmers

The Darwin Waterfront Recreation Lagoon and beach area has reopened for swimming.

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The Number Thirteen’s A Charm in The Million Dollar Fish Comp!

It seems the number thirteen is lucky for some with the 13th prized fish of the Million Dollar Fish competition jumping onto a fishing line of a lucky local fisho around 5am this morning, netting him a cool $10,000 in the process.

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Screen Territory 2017-18 Round 3 Grants Open

The Department of Tourism and Culture invites applications for Screen Territory’s 2017-18 Grants Round 3 opening today, Monday 19 February and closing Monday 19 March 2018.

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Bangarra Dance Theatre returns to Alice Springs on triumphant regional tour

The Department of Tourism and Culture’s Araluen Arts Centre is thrilled to present the opening performance of its 2018 Season: Bangarra Dance Theatre’s OUR land people stories.

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Turbocharging Tourism - Cementing the NT as a Military History Destination

Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss today said the $1.9 million boost to make Darwin and the NT the pilgrimage destination for Australian military history will result in more tourists.