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NT Sports Awards open for nominations

Nominations are now open for the 2020 Northern Territory Sports Awards.

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This message is to advise of increased smoke in area, further west of the main fire area.

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This fire has been downgraded from a Watch & Act to Advice. This will be the last message for today.

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Travelling these school holidays? Make sure your vaccinations are up to date

Territorians are being reminded to ensure they are fully immunised against measles before travelling over the school holiday period, as cases are currently present in Australia and much of the rest of the world.

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Entries open for Red CentreNATS 06

Car enthusiasts from across the country are being urged to get their entries in early for next year’s Red CentreNATS, with submissions now open for the 2020 event in Alice Springs from Friday, 4 September to Sunday, 6 September.

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LOCATION: Stuart Highway, ELSEY ALERT LEVEL: Advice - A fire has started in the area. Monitor the situation for changes.

Zoe Malone represents Northern Territory on national stage

The 2019 AgriFutures™ Rural Women’s Award National Winner was announced at a gala event in Canberra yesterday evening, with Darwin woman Zoe Malone representing the Northern Territory as a finalist.

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DARWIN AND ADELAIDE RIVER FIRE WEATHER FORECAST AREAS and the NORTHERN FIRE PROTECTION ZONE.

Kids Stress Less conveys positive mental health messages to children

More than 630 local school children are expected to attend Kids Stress Less tomorrow in Alice Springs.

Box jellyfish in Territory coastal waters

As temperatures and humidity rise in the Top End, the Public Health Unit is reminding Territorians and visitors to be aware of increasing numbers of box jellyfish – or ‘stingers’ – in coastal waters.

Business event planners stampede into Alice Springs

The Alice Stampede, a joint familiarisation program between the Department of Tourism, Sport and Culture’s Northern Territory Convention Bureau and the Alice Springs Convention Centre will be staged in Alice Springs from tomorrow, 12 September to Sunday 15 September 2019.

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Bruce Munro: Tropical Light – Local Businesses Develop New Tours

Local Darwin businesses have developed new Tropical Light tours ready for Bruce Munro’s city-wide exhibition which starts on 1 November 2019 and runs until 30 April 2020.

New Events to Celebrate the Race that Changed the World

A comprehensive program to commemorate the centenary of the Great Air Race is being built out, with three new events announced today.

MARYFIELD STATION LAND CLEARING APPLICATION

The NT EPA has welcomed the decision handed down by Justice Barr in the Supreme Court of the Northern Territory today.

Travel Buyers and Operators Flock to the Red Centre

The annual international Inbound NT three day event commences today, 4 September 2019 providing NT operators the opportunity to meet face-to-face with up to 30 product managers from key inbound tour operator partners working across the NT’s global markets.

Finalists announced for the 2019 Northern Territory Education and Care Awards

The Department of Education congratulates the outstanding early childhood educators, services and programs who have today been announced finalists for the 2019 Northern Territory Education and Care Awards.

NT Government releases ICAC IT tender

The NT Government has cleared the way for the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC) to purchase a key and essential business system that is necessary to speed up investigations and intelligence analysis, and track information for the protection of whistleblowers.

New Sculptures Celebrate Our Flora and Fauna

Territory Wildlife Park (TWP) is celebrating Threatened Species Day on September 7 and Biodiversity Month throughout September by revealing a new series of art installations through its Sculpture and Art in the Park event.

NTIS Officiating Development Program 2019/20 open for applications

Territory Peak Sporting Bodies are encouraged to apply for the 2019/20 NTIS Officiating Development Program.

National Child Protection Week

National Child Protection Week, which officially began on Sunday 1 September, will this year focus on the theme Children thrive when parents are supported.

2019 Portrait of a Senior Territorian Art Award Open for Entries

Senior Territorians’ lives, histories and their contributions to the Territory will again be celebrated with the prestigious 2019 Portrait of a Senior Territorian Art Award now open for entries.

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Domestic and Family Violence Information Sharing Laws Commence

Today marks the commencement of the new information sharing laws which will improve safety for victims experiencing domestic and family violence in the Northern Territory.

2019 NT Sport Integrity Symposium

Northern Territory Peak Sporting Bodies will have the opportunity to hear about current sport integrity issues and how to apply strategies to combat them at the 2019 Northern Territory Sport Integrity Symposium held on Wednesday, 4 September 2019.

Central Australia to host biggest Red CentreNATS yet

Alice Springs is gearing up for an action-packed weekend, with hundreds of cars converging on the Territory town for Red CentreNATS 05.

Red Centre Bird Festival is back

The Northern Territory is home to some of Australia’s – if not the world’s - most incredible birdlife, and the Red Centre will be at the heart of the action in September during the Red Centre Bird Festival at Alice Springs Desert Park.

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Geographic Barriers Disrupt Crocodile Movement and Dispersal

Groundbreaking research has found the Cobourg Peninsula strongly influences the movement and dispersal of saltwater crocodiles (Crocodylus porosus) in the Top End.

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Tropical Light ambassadors raising profile of Territory’s capital

The final three ambassadors have been announced as part of the Bruce Munro: Tropical Light Community Engagement Program.

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