Investing in the bush
Local Decision Making, Treaty, Office of Aboriginal Affairs, grants and funding, Aboriginal Leadership and Governance Forum, First Circles Leadership Program.
Creating local jobs
Population growth, revitalise Darwin CBD, revitalise Alice Spring CDB, Barkly regional deal, roadmap to renewables.
What we are doing
Territory businesses and workers are encouraged to focus on and raise awareness of work health and safety during National Safe Work Month in October. This year’s national theme is ‘Be a Safety Champion’ - workers, employers and organisations can all champion work health and safety at their workplace.
The recently-released Civic and State Square Masterplan reflects our unique history, culture and lifestyle and establishes a beautiful green heart in Darwin City. The Masterplan maps out how the city centre will be revitalised and transformed into a cool and shady oasis, with work starting in late 2019.
The Northern Territory Government and the Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation have announced a new partnership, Jabiru Kabolkmakmen Ltd (JKL), a company that will guide the Jabiru township in its transition to a post-mining future.
The Northern Territory Government is supporting local decision making for remote communities, including Baniyala, where residents this week celebrated the 11th anniversary of the Blue Mud Bay decision.
The Northern Territory Government and Tangentyere Council Aboriginal Corporation has moved a step closer to Local Decision Making with the signing of a formal Commitment Agreement.