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Trial implemented for fossicking consents

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Trial implemented for fossicking consents

Persons looking to fossick on reserved land will now be issued Northern Territory Government consents for up to two weeks at a time, as part of a trial to improve safety and foster stronger understanding between fossickers and pastoralists.

Boost for recreational fishing

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Boost for recreational fishing

Another four trial Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) have been deployed in Darwin waters to help boost recreational fishing.

Farming scholar to study timberland diversification

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Farming scholar to study timberland diversification

Frank Miller has received the 2019 Nuffield Farming Scholarship for the Northern Territory.

OBM supporting Territory businesses

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OBM supporting Territory businesses

The countdown to October Business Month (OBM) has begun, with more than 190 events, workshops and training options available for Territory businesses to grow their enterprises.

Northern Territory on track to eradicate browsing ant by mid-2021

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Northern Territory on track to eradicate browsing ant by mid-2021

Earlier this year, the National Biosecurity Management Group, which includes all State and Territory governments, agreed to a whole-of-life response plan and committed $4.68 million to continue eradicating the exotic pest.

Chinese travel agents tour Red Centre, Top End

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Chinese travel agents tour Red Centre, Top End

Twenty-four specialist Chinese travel agents will take part in tours of the Top End and the Red Centre this week after participating in one of Australia’s most prominent tourism conferences on the Gold Coast - Corroboree Asia.

Recreational fishing opportunities boosted

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Recreational fishing opportunities boosted

The first of five trial fish  attraction device (FADs) has been dropped into the ocean just off Dundee Beach  to help enhance and expand recreational fishing opportunities in the Territory.

Citrus canker response moves into next phase

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Citrus canker response moves into next phase

The citrus canker emergency response is set to move into its next phase, with removal of citrus plants due to commence in restricted areas over the coming weeks. Small scale removals will begin with priority residences within the Greater Darwin and Katherine regions.

Skills, Employment and Careers Expo 2018 - and it’s a wrap

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Skills, Employment and Careers Expo 2018 - and it’s a wrap

The final event of the Skills, Employment and Careers Expo (SEC) for 2018 was held at the Darwin Convention Centre on 24 to 25 August.

6th Annual Northern Australia Defence Summit

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6th Annual Northern Australia Defence Summit

Hosted by the Northern Territory Government, this policy-driven event will look at the opportunities for Australia's Defence industry in Northern Australia.