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2020-21 Prepaid cards are being issued this month

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2020-21 Prepaid cards are being issued this month

All eligible members of the NT Seniors Recognition Scheme will transition across to the prepaid card from July 2020, giving them greater flexibility and choice on how to spend their $500 annual payment.

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Territory Day: Celebrating our Territory Heroes

Territory Day is a much-loved celebration for Territorians, who take the opportunity to celebrate everything they love about this incredible place we call home.

Strengthening multiculturalism in the Territory

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Strengthening multiculturalism in the Territory

Territory Families recently launched the Multicultural Policy 2020-25, which outlines the objectives, outcomes and actions that will increase and strengthen multiculturalism in the NT.

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MaveriX: The Largest Local Production Ever to be Filmed in Red Centre

A new adrenaline-fuelled TV series set against the spectacular backdrop of Central Australia and showcasing iconic landmarks around Alice Springs will inject $5 million into the Territory economy and employ nearly 400 people when filming begins next year.

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Darwin Supercars: BetEasy Darwin Triple Crown Tickets on Sale

Supercars are set to go ahead in Darwin with spectators, the first major event in the Territory and the first Supercars event to get the green light for a crowd since COVID-19.

New NT Registrar for Community Housing Appointed

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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.

What’s on these school holidays

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What’s on these school holidays

Whether it is sports, film, horse riding, camping or even lip sync battles, young Territorians are spoilt for choice with hundreds of activities on offer across the NT during these June-July school holidays.

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Investing in Aboriginal Tourism, Supporting Local Jobs: Aboriginal Tourism Grants Awarded

Thirteen Aboriginal owned and operated Territory tourism businesses can further enhance their unique cultural tourism offerings as they share over $200 000 in funding through the Territory Labor Government’s Aboriginal Tourism Grant Program.

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Investing in Our Heritage: Hermannsburg Historic Precinct Upgrades Progress

Works continue on the restoration of the Hermannsburg Historic Precinct with the $1.5 million tender for major refurbishment and landscaping upgrades awarded to Alice Springs company, Nicholl Constructions.

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Territory’s First-Ever Creative Industries Strategy Forges Pathway to Jobs and Growth

The Territory Labor Government will work with the creative sector to establish an industry representative body, a key recommendation from the NT’s first-ever Creative Industries Strategy released today, which aims to grow the sector, broaden its economic base and create jobs.