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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.

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The Territory on display at Darwin Showcase

A group of Australian business event planners from the corporate, association and incentive markets are in the Top End to take part in the Darwin Showcase. The familiarisation, which runs from 2-5 May, is being hosted by the NT Convention Bureau and its industry partners.

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Territory tourism investment opportunities on display

A Northern Territory Tourism Investment Forum is taking place at the Darwin Convention Centre today as part of the Arafura Games 2019 Business Engagement Program.

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Turbocharging Tourism: Red Centre Adventure Ride design tender awarded

The Northern Territory Government has awarded the design tender for the West Macs Red Centre Adventure Ride to Coffey Services Australia Pty Ltd.

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Budget 2019: TURBO2 - enhancing visitor experiences and attracting business events

Territory tourism businesses will be supported to enhance their visitor offerings, with the Visitor Experience Enhancement Program (VEEP) to be extended for another two years as part of the Northern Territory Government’s $62.8 million TURBO2 investment announced earlier this week.

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Budget 2019: TURBO2 - supporting festivals and events

Major events and festivals will get a $20 million boost under the Northern Territory Government’s TURBO2 investment aimed at attracting more visitors and injecting more money into the economy.

Amy takes weight off mums-to-be

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Amy takes weight off mums-to-be

Mother-of-two Amy Page knows all about the joy - and discomfort - of being pregnant.

Barra fingerlings released into Palmerston lakes

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Barra fingerlings released into Palmerston lakes

The Northern Territory Government is continuing to support recreational fishers, with more than 800 barramundi fingerlings released into the Palmerston lakes.