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ATEC Inbound Tourism Travel Trade event kicks off in Darwin

More than 410 delegates have converged on Darwin for one of Australia’s leading inbound tourism conferences, the 2018 Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC) Meeting Place.

Artificially intelligent fish identification tool recognised at TNRM Awards

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Artificially intelligent fish identification tool recognised at TNRM Awards

Congratulation to Dr Shane Penny, Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR) Fisheries Research Scientist, who received the Research in Natural Resource Management Award at the Territory Natural Resource Management (TNRM) Awards on Wednesday 14 November.

The Territory’s space industry: where tradition meets innovation

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The Territory’s space industry: where tradition meets innovation

The Territory recently hosted Boeing, CSIRO, Nova Group, the Australian Space Agency, and Equatorial Launch Australia as part of twin space forums in Darwin and Nhulunbuy.

Fisheries move to Darwin Corporate Park

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Fisheries move to Darwin Corporate Park

From Monday 12 November, all Fisheries staff will be relocated from Berrimah Farm to the department’s new fisheries office – located within the Darwin Corporate Park at 33 Vaughan Street, Berrimah.

Welcome to the Territory incentives

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Welcome to the Territory incentives

Territory businesses with hard to fill positions can now receive support under the Welcome to the Territory Incentives program to recruit workers from interstate.

How and why did two mud crabs travel 200 kilometres?

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How and why did two mud crabs travel 200 kilometres?

Fisheries, aquaculture and oceanography enthusiasts are invited to a free event on Thursday 15 November to hear a range of presentations from local and interstate scientists.

Strengthening Animal Welfare and Protection

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Strengthening Animal Welfare and Protection

Animal welfare and protection measures in the Northern Territory have been strengthened with the creation of the new Animal Protection Act (‘the Act’)

New citrus canker restricted area in Nakara

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New citrus canker restricted area in Nakara

The Northern Territory has confirmed another case of citrus canker following a report from a member of the Darwin community.

New partnership in training development for fisheries compliance

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New partnership in training development for fisheries compliance

The Department of Primary Industry and Resources is working with the North Australian Indigenous Land and Sea Management Alliance Ltd (NAILSMA) to boost Aboriginal focused training and assessment resources.

Alcohol Secure Grants program

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Alcohol Secure Grants program

If you operate a licensed premises in the Northern Territory, you may be able to get funding to help protect your alcohol stock from theft and damage.