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Exploration grants awarded

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Exploration grants awarded

The Geophysics and Drilling Collaborations grants have been awarded as part of the $26 million Resourcing the Territory initiative.

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Turbocharged Litchfield National Park: stage 1 roadworks tender released

Visitors and locals will soon be able to enjoy new swimming holes, campgrounds and picnic areas at Litchfield National Park, with the tender for the first stage of the Litchfield Central Valley upgrades released.

First milestone for artificial reefs

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First milestone for artificial reefs

Territorians and visiting fishos are set for a boost of recreational fishing opportunities with work beginning on constructing four new engineered, artificial reefs to be placed in the Beagle Gulf off Darwin.

Northern Territory’s kaffir lime leaves return to interstate markets and restaurants

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Northern Territory’s kaffir lime leaves return to interstate markets and restaurants

Commercial kaffir lime leaf growers in the Northern Territory (NT) can sell their leaves interstate again, after procedures for the monitoring, treatment and packing of kaffir lime leaves were agreed by the Australian, state and territory governments.

Hemp Bill introduced into Parliament

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Hemp Bill introduced into Parliament

On 16 May 2019 the Hemp Industry Bill was introduced into Parliament.

Last chance to apply for animal welfare grants

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Last chance to apply for animal welfare grants

Animal welfare organisations are encouraged to jump online to submit their applications for the 2019-2020 Animal Welfare Fund grant program, with submissions closing this Friday 17 May.

Recreational Fishing Grants open

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Recreational Fishing Grants open

Applications will open on Wednesday 15 May for the $1 million NT Recreational Fishing Grants Scheme.

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Turbocharged Territory mountain biking making its mark

Two world-class mountain bikers have taken on the trails around Alice Springs and Darwin, showcasing them to a global audience of thousands of committed mountain bikers through Pinkbike.com.

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Eyes of Australia on Darwin as Win a Top End Wedding competition winners say ‘I do’

Thousands of viewers across Australia had a front-row seat at the television wedding of the year this morning, when Nine Network’s Today Win a Top End Wedding competition winners Lauren and Steve said ‘I do’ at picturesque Pee Wee’s at the Point.

Strengthening the Territory’s biosecurity preparedness

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Strengthening the Territory’s biosecurity preparedness

The Northern Territory’s (NT) capacity to respond to foot and mouth disease (FMD) has increased with Department of Primary Industry and Resources veterinarian, Megan Pickering, completing intensive FMD training in Nepal.