Media release archive
Top Tourism Snaps are an instant hit31 December 2016Tourism NT has released the Top 10 Instagram pics based on the highest engagement from 2016.
Territory tourism celebrated at Brolgas14 November 2016John ‘Foxy’ Robinson has been awarded the highest honour at the 2016 Brolga Northern Territory Tourism Awards.
Funding for 2017 Territory Festivals and Events09 November 2016More Australians will be enticed to attend some of the Territory’s unique festivals and events in 2017 through Tourism NT funding grants.
Northern Territory businesses go walkabout to lure conferences north25 October 2016More than 150 event planners from around Australia will meet face-to-face with Northern Territory tourism businesses and operators this week at Conventions Walkabout 16.
NT goes on show in Adelaide21 October 2016The Northern Territory will feature prominently in Adelaide’s biggest outdoor leisure event this weekend.
Sixth $10k barramundi hooked by luckiest family in the NT18 October 2016The $10,000, 77 centimetre prize-tagged barra was caught at the Daly River on Sunday 16 October by Nikita Jason from the Daly River.
Fifth $10K barra caught15 October 2016The $10,000 72 centimetre prize-tagged barra was caught at Darwin Harbour Middle Arm on Friday 14 October by Jeremy Hooper from Bakewell who was fishing on his own, in his favourite spot.
All aboard! Cruise ship season begins15 October 2016The Darwin cruise ship season begins on Sunday 16 October with the ‘Celebrity Solstice’ docking at Fort Hill Wharf at approximately 8:00am.
Fourth $10k barramundi hooked in the Northern Territory14 October 2016A fourth barramundi worth $10,000 has been caught just two weeks into the NT Government’s Million Dollar Fish competition.
Darwin man hooks third $10k barramundi09 October 2016Darwin man Chris Louden has become the third fisho to reel in a barramundi worth $10,000 as part of the NT Government’s Million Dollar Fish competition.
Two $10k barramundi caught in the Northern Territory04 October 2016Two Northern Territory fishos are each $10,000 richer after catching the first two barramundi in the Million Dollar Fish competition.
Catch a million dollar fish in the NT29 September 2016The second season of the Northern Territory’s Million Dollar Fish competition kicks off on Saturday, with 101 prize tagged barramundi lurking in Top End waters.
Business event planners stampede to Alice Springs22 September 2016Alice Springs will be promoted as a unique business events destination this week when 20 national business events planners from across Australia take part in the 2016 Alice Stampede.
Time for Northern Territory tourism to take the digital leap22 September 2016Northern Territory tourism businesses feeling lost in the growing online digital world are being offered a helping hand.
Tourism operators on mission to increase Chinese visitors to NT10 August 2016Eleven NT tourism operators are in China on a mission to sell tourism in the Territory. The delegation, which is led by Tourism NT, will showcase their tourism offerings to key contacts in Guangzhou, Shanghai and Beijing.
Tourism NT launches new consumer travel website10 August 2016A new consumer travel website launched by Tourism NT is expected to triple visits to the website to approximately 3 million over 12 months.
$250 million Westin luxury hotel will go ahead in Darwin03 August 2016The construction of a $250 million luxury hotel on the Darwin Waterfront will enhance the popular precinct, create hundreds of ongoing jobs, boost tourism and become a destination in its own right.
Tourism - delivering for Litchfield02 August 2016Improvements being made by several tourism businesses in the Litchfield area will enhance its popularity with visitors in the Top End.
New partnership with Chinese travel company29 July 2016The NT Government has taken a major step forward in attracting more Chinese visitors to the Territory, signing an historic Memorandum of Understanding with one of China’s largest travel companies.
New high-tech tourism attraction opens in Darwin26 July 2016The Bombing of Darwin Harbour will be brought to life by a new multi-million dollar tourism attraction which opens at Stokes Hill Wharf tomorrow.