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Parrtjima – A Festival in Light to illuminate Alice Springs tonight

The second annual Parrtjima – A Festival in Light is set to launch tonight, illuminating Alice Springs – home of the Arrernte – with extraordinary contemporary art by talented Aboriginal artists from around Central Australia over 10 nights.

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Meeting of Cultural Ministers held in Brisbane today

Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss, will present on the Northern Territory’s investment into arts and culture, at the Meeting of Cultural Ministers held in Brisbane today.

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Increase in Domestic and International Visitors to the Centre

More visitors from Australia and overseas are making their way to Central Australia, staying longer and spending more, according to latest Tourism Research Australia (TRA) results.

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Free Darwin Waterfront Shuttle Bus

A free Darwin Waterfront shuttle bus will commence operations today. The bus will operate at peak lunch and dinner times; from 11.30 am to 2 pm and 4 pm to 9 pm.

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Have your Say on Museums Master Plan for Darwin and Palmerston

Public consultation begins today for the 10-Year Museums Master Plan for Darwin and Palmerston.

The Museums Master Plan is part of the Territory Labor Government’s cultural investment program said Acting Minister for Tourism and Culture, Eva Lawler.

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Alice Springs Masters Games seeks Nominations for Advisory Committee

The Department of Tourism and Culture is calling for nominations for Advisory Committee positions for the Alice Springs Masters Games 2018 (ASMG).

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NTIS Officiating Workshop in Alice Springs

The Northern Territory Institute of Sport (NTIS), in collaboration with Tennis Australia, is hosting an Officiating Workshop for officials from all sports in Alice Springs next Thursday, 21 September.

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The Araluen Arts Centre presents a night of guitar and cello

The Araluen Arts Centre is pleased to present Boyd Meets Girl - an exciting guitar and cello duo performing Friday 22 September.

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Desert Mob Opening Weekend Success

More than 6000 people attended the launch and opening weekend exhibition of Desert Mob 2017 – a huge success that has ensured remote galleries gain national exposure and opportunities to sell their artwork – Minister for Tourism and Culture Lauren Moss said today.

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Red Centre Bird Festival in Full Flight

Celebrate the diverse birdlife of Central Australia at the Alice Springs Desert Park annual Red Centre Bird Festival, a five day festival that runs from next Wednesday 20 to Sunday 24 September.