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Creating jobs and boosting tourism: boutique cruise ships arrive in the Top End

The Top End’s stunning dry season weather is set to provide a warm welcome to two expedition cruise ships this week, with the arrival of L’Austral and the Coral Discoverer.

Aboriginal Contracting Framework - first phase of consultation complete

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Aboriginal Contracting Framework - first phase of consultation complete

The project team, including consultants GHD, have travelled across the Territory to hear the best and brightest ideas to inform the Aboriginal Contracting Framework.

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Boosting tourism and creating jobs: Parrtjima – A Festival in Light 2018 program revealed

The annual Parrtjima – A Festival in Light returns to Alice Springs this September for a third year.

Darwin Luxury Hotel approved by Development Consent Authority

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Darwin Luxury Hotel approved by Development Consent Authority

The newly approved Luxury Hotel set to create up to 500 jobs for Territorians in construction and a further 150 jobs ongoing in operation.

Creating jobs and boosting tourism: megafauna comes to life in Alice Springs CBD

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Creating jobs and boosting tourism: megafauna comes to life in Alice Springs CBD

A key part of the Northern Territory Government’s $20 million revitalisation of the Alice Springs CBD - Alcoota Megafauna Central - will officially be opened today, providing a boost to local jobs and the Central Australian tourism industry.

New regulations in place for jewfish

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New regulations in place for jewfish

A number of changes have today been made to the recreational fishing rules to protect vulnerable reef fish stocks, particularly Black Jewfish.

New citrus canker restricted area in Howard Springs

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New citrus canker restricted area in Howard Springs

A new detection of the citrus canker bacteria has been found on two potted plants at a property in Howard Springs.

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New grants to turbocharge visitor experiences

Territory tourism-related operations have been awarded more than $1.5 million in grants to provide a better experience for visitors and boost their business, through the Northern Territory Government’s record $103 million Turbocharging Tourism stimulus package.

Space and the ‘northern economy’

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Space and the ‘northern economy’

The Australian Government will establish the Australian Space Agency (ASA) on 1 July 2018. This is a significant and timely step for the Australian space sector and will bring a focus and coordination that will propel Australia’s involvement in space.

Prepare your pets for Territory Day

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Prepare your pets for Territory Day

Pet owners are reminded to consider the safety and comfort of their pets ahead of Territory Day celebrations this weekend.