Fears for fishing rights under NT Fisheries’ unjust merger

Australia’s largest supplier of tropical snapper has called on the NT Government to dump a controversial plan to merge two top end fisheries, saying the move threatens sustainable fishing and sets a dangerous precedent for all commercial fishing rights across the country. Australia Bay Seafoods (ABS) says the proposed Northern Offshore Fishery should be put […]

Watch and Act at Humpty Doo

NORTHERN TERRITORY FIRE AND RESCUE MESSAGE: WATCH and ACT LOCATION: Hayball Road, Collard Road, Freds Pass Road, Barrow Road, Kennedy Road ALERT LEVEL: Watch and Act – There is a heightened level of threat. Conditions are changing. Start taking action now to protect your family and your property. FIRE TYPE: Bushfire. INFORMATION CURRENT AS AT: […]

Fatal crashes – Central Desert and West Arnhem

Northern Territory Police have responded to two fatal crashes over the weekend. At around midnight on Sunday 23 August 2020, police attended a single vehicle crash approximately 160kms west of Alice Springs. Police believe the driver of the vehicle had lost control on a bend in the road.  A 39-year-old female passenger died at the […]

Coles and Essendon take a little long walk in Darwin

Coles has teamed up with the Essendon Football Club to take a Little Long Walk with AFL legend Michael Long and more than 50 kids from Darwin’s Jingili Primary School ahead of this weekend’s AFL Indigenous Sir Doug Nicholl’s Round. Long was joined by Olympic gold medallist Nova Peris, AFLW prospect Freda Puruntatameri from the EFC […]