In preparation for Donghai Airlines commencing direct flights from Shenzhen in China to Darwin, Tourism NT has launched its first dedicated tourism campaign within Shenzhen and Southern China.Minister for Tourism and Culture, Lauren Moss said the campaign promotes Darwin as the gateway to Australia, highlights the new 5 ½ hour direct flight from Shenzhen and showcases Darwin and the Top End as a must-see bucket-list destination for Chinese travellers.
Six Aboriginal rangers have been appointed as fisheries inspectors (class 1) to support the Department of Primary Industry and Resources with the monitoring and sustainable management and protection of the Northern Territory’s aquatic resources.
The renowned ‘Meet Darwin’ familiarisation event, an annual collaboration between the Department of Tourism and Culture’s NT Convention Bureau (NTCB) and Darwin Convention Centre designed to showcase Darwin as a leading business events destination will be held from 17-20 May 2018.
In preparation for Donghai Airlines commencing direct flights from Shenzhen in Southern China to Darwin this month, the NT Government has been working to ensure the tourism sector is ‘China Ready’.
The Northern Territory Government has developed a suite of programs and services to build a skilled workforce for the Territory, now and into the future.
Tourism NT is hosting Tourism marketing roadshow presentations in Darwin, Katherine and Alice Springs next week.
A new Bill has been introduced into the Legislative Assembly to ensure greater protection under the law for Territory animals.
Applications for the Geophysics and Collaborations program, under the $26 million Resourcing the Territory initiative, are open.
Mango growers, producers, consultants and agronomists in the horticulture sector are invited to attend the Mango Research and Development (R&D) Forums on Wednesday 9 May in Darwin and Thursday 10 May in Katherine.
Applications are now open for the 2018-19 Animal Welfare Fund grant program.