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Arts grants available to support a creative Territory

The Department of Tourism, Sport and Culture is supporting Northern Territory artists, arts workers and arts organisations, to deliver projects and initiatives through grants funding that benefit the Territory community.

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Tourist Scores a Ripper Catch On Australia Day

The sixth prize fish of Season 4 of the Million Dollar Fish competition was landed at the Daly River Mango Farm by Queensland tourist Mark Iseppi on Australia Day netting him a cool $10,000 in the process.

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Traeger Park surface deemed unsuitable for BBL match

It’s very disappointing for local fans and players that due to the poor condition of the oval at Traegar Park, Cricket Australia have advised that the Big Bash League game in Alice Springs on February 9th can’t go ahead.

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Improving Visitor Experiences: Expressions Of Interest Open For Mobile Food Vans At Casuarina Coastal Reserve

The Territory Labor Government is calling for Expressions of Interest to operate mobile food vans at the Casuarina Coastal Reserve after community consultation was in favour of expanding dining options at the popular precinct.

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Turbocharging Tourism: War and Words – Australia’s Leading Military Authors in Darwin

The Northern Territory’s economy is set to receive a significant boost with the upcoming Territory Tribute International Military Writers’ Festival expected to attract large numbers of visitors to Darwin from 5-7 April 2019.

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Alice to Host Action-Packed Women’s Big Bash League Matches

Alice Springs’ Albrecht Oval and Traeger Park are set to host an action-packed weekend of cricket and family fun as part of the Rebel Women’s Big Bash League matches and activities from today until Sunday 13 January.

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Turbocharging Tourism: Strong Numbers Support Stimulus Efforts

Tourism visitor statistics released by Tourism Research Australia (TRA)* show that domestic and international visitation to the NT has stabilised in the September quarter of 2018.

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Home-Grown Talent to Showcase Skills on National Platform

NITV and Screen Territory have partnered in an exciting initiative for emerging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander screen practitioners based in the NT.

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Lucrative start to 2019 after Darwin fisho reels in $10k Barra

A Darwin fisho is celebrating a bit of late festive cheer after reeling in a tagged $10,000 Barra from the barrage at Shady Camp.

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New weekly ‘fun day’ extravaganzas not to be missed this January!

New to the School Holiday calendar are three separate fun day extravaganzas designed especially for children to enjoy an array of free activities, once a week from 9am to 12pm at Darwin Waterfront.