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Record support to this year’s Darwin Festival

The Territory Labor Government is supporting the NT’s Darwin Festival with a record investment of $1.74 million in 2018.

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Brisbane Travel Trade on Red Centre Tour

Following commencement of the new Virgin Australia Brisbane to Alice Springs twice-weekly service, select Queensland based travel agents are undertaking a familiarisation tour of the Red Centre.

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More Tourists, More Jobs: Virgin Australia Turbocharges into Alice

Chief Minister Michael Gunner today welcomed Virgin Australia’s inaugural flight between Brisbane and Alice Springs, increasing competition and connectivity between the two regions and bringing more tourists into Central Australia.

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Megafauna Central Nearing Completion

The $4.26 million Alcoota Megafauna display, part of the Territory Labor Government’s revitalisation of the Alice Springs CBD, is nearing completion, with the finishing touches being installed in the next fortnight.

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‘Territory’ Eels delight fans at Darwin Waterfront ahead of weekend clash

The Darwin Waterfront turned into a sea of blue and gold as the Territory’s Parramatta Eels held their official signing session on Thursday ahead of this weekend’s Round 14 Telstra Premiership clash at TIO Stadium.

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Live Alice Mparntwe Arts Local Knowledge

The free walking tours throughout June visit the Local Knowledge sites in conversation with project artists Kelly Lee Hickey and Betty Sweetlove.

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Chinese media and trade delegates to find out what the NT has to offer

Following the commencement of direct flights from China with Donghai Airlines, and to maximise current marketing of the NT in Shenzhen, Chinese media and trade delegates will arrive today to start familiarisation tours of the Top End to find out what the NT has to offer Chinese travellers.

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Celebrating the NT’s 40th anniversary of Self-Government

Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss today announced the Territory Day 40th anniversary Signature events.

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Game, Set and Match for new Tennis Centre at Marrara

Work on the job-creating $16.7 million Tennis Centre at Marrara is nearly complete with the international-standard facility due to be officially opened next month.

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Mikelangelo returns to Alice Springs with a tribute to Cave, Waits and Cohen

The Department of Tourism and Culture’s Araluen Arts Centre is pleased to welcome Mikelangelo, of the Black Sea Gentleman fame, back to Alice Springs to celebrate three of the great poets of popular music.