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26
Nov
2014

Top End commemorates 40th Anniversary of Cyclone Tracy

As part of the 40th Anniversary of Cyclone Tracy, the NT Government has invested $100,000 into a new-look Cyclone Tracy exhibition at the Museum and Art Gallery of the NT.

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25
Nov
2014

Crime crackdown delivers results

The Territory Government’s tough approach to law and order has slashed property crime by 18% and has seen home break-ins drop by a staggering 30% Territory-wide over the past two years. Commercial break-ins and property damage are also down 21% in September 2014 compared to the same time two years...

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24
Nov
2014

New ownership for TIO

The Territory Insurance Office (TIO) will have new ownership but will remain a stand-alone brand in a deal worth $424 million. Under the new arrangements, Allianz will take ownership of TIO insurance, while the banking services will transition to People's Choice Credit Union.

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23
Nov
2014

More land released for Palmerston

The Territory Government is continuing to release land for development that will revitalise our urban centres, provide affordable housing for Territorians and drive down the cost of living.

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22
Nov
2014

Alcohol consumption and supply down across Territory

New alcohol figures show the Territory Government’s alcohol policies are working, driving down both consumption and supply over 2013. The latest figures for the 2013 calendar year show estimated per capita alcohol consumption is at its lowest level since at least 2001.

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21
Nov
2014

Driving Economic Growth in East Arnhem

A new entity, ‘Developing East Arnhem’ has been officially launched by the NT Government, Rio Tinto Gove Operations and the newly appointed Chairman. The new body is a joint $4 million commitment by the Territory Government and Rio Tinto to drive industry and business growth across the region and...

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20
Nov
2014

New fleet of Police boats to protect the Top End coast

A $2.7 million fleet of new Police boats are on their way to communities across the Top End. The Territory Government is committed to giving Police the tools they need to keep the community safe. The boats will allow faster, more reliable responses in emergencies, as well as safer transport for our...

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20
Nov
2014

First of new bush clinics open at Ntaria

The first of seven new remote health centres has officially opened at Hermannsburg (Ntaria). The $5.5 million facility is the first project completed as part of a $50.29 million project to upgrade or completely replace 11 remote health centres across the Territory.

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19
Nov
2014

Virgin Australia to launch new route and lounge in Alice

The Territory Government has welcomed Virgin Australia’s decision to introduce a new route linking Darwin, Alice Springs and Adelaide from March next year, along with the opening of a new lounge at Alice Springs Airport. This is a double dose of great news for Alice Springs residents, businesses...

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19
Nov
2014

International foodies get a taste of the Territory

Six of some of the world’s most influential ‘foodies’ visited the Territory as part of Tourism Australia’s Restaurant Australia campaign and Invite the World to Dinner gala event in Hobart. The six food writers, chefs and bloggers sampled some of the Territory’s most unique food and wine...

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