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Biosecurity alert: African Swine Fever

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Biosecurity alert: African Swine Fever

African swine fever (ASF) is geographically closer to the Northern Territory (NT) than anywhere else in Australia, following the recent confirmation in Timor-Leste. However, Australia remains free from ASF and it is crucial the disease is kept out.

Artificial reefs deployed

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Artificial reefs deployed

As part of the Northern Territory Government’s commitment to increase long term fisheries production, enhance the sustainability of key fishery resources and enhance recreational fishing infrastructure, the deployment of artificial reef modules commenced earlier this week – ahead of schedule.

Rum Jungle repairs and maintenance to commence soon

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Rum Jungle repairs and maintenance to commence soon

Repairs and maintenance work will soon commence on the cover system at the waste rock dump at Rum Jungle Creek South.

Agribusiness Day

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Agribusiness Day

Join industry experts on Thursday 10 October 2019 at the first Agribusiness Day, part of October Business Month, and learn about new opportunities from industry experts and real business examples.

Forum ambassador connecting local Aboriginal businesses

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Forum ambassador connecting local Aboriginal businesses

Technology expert and businessperson Jeremy Boucher is delighted to have been chosen as an ambassador for this year’s Abo­riginal Economic Develop­ment Forum.

Last chance to have your say

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Last chance to have your say

Those interested in keeping up with the department’s news and activities have until 5:00pm Monday 30 September to provide feedback on how the department communicates with regional audiences.

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Funding for our Regional Tourism Organisations

The Territory’s key Regional Tourism Organisations, Tourism Top End and Tourism Central Australia will each receive $150,000 in funding from 1 November 2019 to 30 June 2021.

New interactive tool to help you do business in remote Territory towns

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New interactive tool to help you do business in remote Territory towns

An interactive dashboard has been developed to give you access to detailed information on jobs, training, business numbers and population information across 28 remote towns in the Northern Territory.

Territory’s best trainees, trainers and employers honoured at the 2019 NT Training Awards

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Territory’s best trainees, trainers and employers honoured at the 2019 NT Training Awards

The best and brightest of Territory’s vocational education and training sector have been celebrated at the NT Training Awards, held last night at the Darwin Convention Centre.

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Top End Stars in 2019 Cotton On Body Swimwear Campaign

Some of the Northern Territory’s most picturesque landscapes including Nitmiluk, Elsey and Litchfield National Parks will feature in Cotton On Body’s 2019 summer swimwear launch as part of a collaboration with the Australian retailer and Tourism NT.