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  • Grace Barbe: The Afro Sound of the Seychelles

    Grace Barbe: The Afro Sound of the Seychelles

    1 August 2014  | Departmental Release

    Multitalented singer and musician Grace Barbe isset to bring her original, fresh and funky Afro-Kreol to the Araluen ArtsCentre later this month.

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  • Seasonal hardship pastoral rent waiver extended

    Seasonal hardship pastoral rent waiver extended

    29 July 2014  | Ministerial Release

    Minister forLand Resource Management, Willem Westra van Holthe, has today announced anextension on applications for a pastoral rent waiver on properties that havebeen affected by drought-like conditions.

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  • Pastoralists receive seasonal hardship rent waiver

    Pastoralists receive seasonal hardship rent waiver

    13 June 2014  | Ministerial Release

    Minister for Land Resource Management, Willem Westra van Holthe, has today announced a package to waive pastoral rents on properties that have been affected by seasonal conditions like drought and low rainfall. 

    Mr Westra van Holthe said that pastoralists in the Territory had not been included in the Federal Government's drought assistance package yet pastoralists in the Plenty and Southern Alice Springs districts had been dry as a bone.

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  • Fire Bans This Long Weekend

    Fire Bans This Long Weekend

    6 June 2014  | Departmental Release

    Bushfires NT director Mark Ashley is urging Top End landholders to take extreme care with fire management this long weekend as strong, dry winds move across the Northern Territory.

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  • Alice Springs Desert Park Quolls released in Flinders Ranges

    Alice Springs Desert Park Quolls released in Flinders Ranges

    2 June 2014  | Departmental Release

    Alice Springs Desert Park (ASDP) has contributed four Western Quolls to a threatened species project which sees their reintroduction within the Flinders Ranges, South Australia.

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  • Ngan’gi Plants and Animals Book Launched Today

    Ngan’gi Plants and Animals Book Launched Today

    1 June 2014  | Departmental Release

    TheNgan'gi Plants and Animalsbook, 25 years in the making, has today been launched by Minister for Land Resource Management Willem Westra van Holthe at the 27th Merrepen Arts Festival.

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