This information update aims to provide Jabiru and Kakadu residents and visitors to Kakadu National Park with an update on activities associated with the town’s transition to a key service and tourism centre for the region and the park.
Territorians are now able to access energy-efficient initiatives for their homes through new “Smart Energy” grants that will help lower the cost of living, create work for small businesses and tradies, and help deliver on the Government’s target of 50% renewables by 2030.
The Northern Territory Government has entered into an agreement with the Commonwealth to work together to create a City Deal for Darwin that will drive investment, and make life better for residents, business and the Territory.
With $250,000 in Youth Innovation Grants awarded to non-government organisations in both Palmerston and Alice Springs, the summer school holiday program will kick off on Friday 15 December as schools head into a six week break.
Alice Springs and Big Rivers Regional Development Officers (RDOs) recently took a field trip to the community of Ngukurr to discuss Local Decision Making (LDM).
A partnership between West Arnhem Regional Council, the Adjumarrial Aboriginal Corporation and Northern Territory Government resulted in the first school holiday program for the Gunbalanya community.
A former Jabiru resident and Director of West Arnhem College has been appointed as the NT Department of the Chief Minister’s Regional Director - Jabiru, bringing a wealth of local knowledge and networks to the newly created role.
The Northern Territory and Commonwealth Governments, Energy Resources of Australia (ERA), the Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation and the Northern Land Council are continuing to plan for the future of Jabiru.
The Urapuntja Health Service Aboriginal Corporation at Utopia has received a $64,000 Community Champions grant for their men’s activity and retail centre.
The Next Gen NT program was launched in Yirrkala recently to deliver a 15-week AFL program to boys and girls aged 11-15 throughout East Arnhem Land.