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BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE

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BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE

LOCATION: Horsnell Road and Alverly Road NOONAMAH  ALERT LEVEL: Advice  - BEING CONTROLLED - Effective strategies are in operation or planned for the entire perimeter.

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: WATCH and ACT

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: WATCH and ACT LOCATION: Horsnell Road and Alverly Road NOONAMAH 

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: WATCH and ACT

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: WATCH and ACT LOCATION: Horsnell Road and Alverly Road NOONAMAH 

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE LOCATION: Horsnell Road and Alverly Road NOONAMAH 

Applications open for Northern Territory History Grants

Territorians are invited to apply for Northern Territory (NT) History Grants to research and share NT history.

FIRE BAN ADVICE

FIRE BAN ADVICE - Monday 13 July 2020

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE

ADVICE

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BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: WATCH and ACT

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: WATCH and ACT LOCATION: Chibnall Road, FLY CREEK 

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

COVID-19 diagnosis for US Marine in Darwin

A 21-year-old US man on deployment in Darwin has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19).

NT EPA Recommends Approval of the Union Reefs North Underground Mine

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) has completed the environmental impact assessment of Northern Territory Mining Operations’ Union Reefs North Underground Mine and concluded it can proceed in an environmentally acceptable manner providing the recommendations made in Assessment Report 92 are implemented.

Get a flu shot for border re-opening

As we prepare for the 17 July re-opening our borders, Territorians are being encouraged to have the 2020 influenza vaccine.

USS Peary propeller discovery in Darwin Harbour

The discovery by a local diver of two large ship propellers on the sea floor of Darwin Harbour has offered a completely new interpretation of the events around the sinking of USS Peary on 19 February, 1942.

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@NTaustralia achieves 300K followers

Tourism NT has achieved a milestone on its Instagram channel @NTaustralia, reaching 300,000 followers. With our abundance of open spaces, beautiful landscapes and rich art and culture, the Northern Territory is continuing to grow its reputation as an 'instagrammable' holiday destination that is Different in every sense.

BUSHFIRS NT MESSAGE: ADVICE

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE LOCATION: Arnhem Highway, Scott Creek, MARRAKAI

FIRE BAN ADVICE

FIRE BAN ADVICE DARWIN AND ADELAIDE RIVER FIRE WEATHER FORECAST AREA.

Annual bull sale a success for Territory tough cattle

All 97 bulls were sold on Wednesday 1 July 2020 in the Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR) seventh annual bull sale at an average price of $2119.

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

COVID-19 diagnosis for returned traveller

A Darwin man in his 30s has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) after returning from Melbourne. The man had been in quarantine for 14 days upon arrival in Melbourne from Pakistan. He was tested during this time and returned a negative result. While waiting for his flight to Darwin he stayed with family in a defined Melbourne hotspot area.

Grab your BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown ticket now!

Fasten your seat belt - tickets for the Darwin Supercars round on 8-9 August 2020 are on general sale today and, with limited tickets available, Territorians are encouraged to buy theirs now!

Statement - Territory Tourism Voucher

All Territory Tourism Vouchers have now been allocated.

Strengthening the Territory’s protection from exotic plant pests and diseases

New measures to protect the Northern Territory’s $251million horticultural industry from plant diseases, exotic plant pests and other risks were introduced today through amendments to the Plant Health Regulations 2011.

Newland Park Road Safety Centre set to open

The popular Newland Park Road Safety Centre is set to re-open to Alice Springs families and the general public on Saturdays from 4 July to 26 September 2020.

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

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Workplace exposure standards halved for respirable crystalline silica

The new national workplace exposure standard for respirable crystalline silica takes effect in the Northern Territory on 1 July 2020.

New NT Registrar for Community Housing Appointed

The Department of Local Government, Housing and Community Development has appointed Acting Deputy CEO, Ms Karen Walsh as Community Housing Registrar for the NT under the Community Housing Providers (National Uniform Law) 2013 (the Act), effective from 16 June 2020.

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Rural families urged to have a fire plan these school holidays

Rural landholders are being urged to stay safe and protect their home and family during the midyear school holidays.

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: ADVICE

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Territory Stars in a national top 100 holiday list

The rest of Australia is quickly catching on to the allure of the Territory and what locals have always known – the Northern Territory is the answer to your next holiday experience.

Safety alert issued over using chains for towing

NT WorkSafe has issued a safety alert to highlight the risk of serious injury or death when using chains in towing or recovery operations.

Central Palmerston Area Plan Stage 2 consultation launches

The Northern Territory Planning Commission is seeking community feedback on the draft Central Palmerston Area Plan, which is  now available for public comment.

ICAC Public Statement

Public Statement by the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, Ken Fleming QC.

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE

Planned Burn Victoria Hwy Manbulloo Truck stop 

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ICAC Investigation Report

The Deputy Speaker of the Northern Territory Legislative Assembly has today tabled the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC) Investigation Report concerning the conduct of the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly.

BUSHFIRES NT MESSAGE: PLANNED BURN ADVICE

PLANNED BURN ADVICE