The Gunner Government’s claim that it has no legal jurisdiction to turn Victoria residents away from the NT’s borders is not true, one of the country’s leading constitutional law experts has told the NT Independent.
Good n’ gammon – Edition XIII: It’s the constitution, it’s Mabo, it’s justice, it’s law, it’s Daniel Andrews
Another week in the Territory and we are now turning our back on the rest of Australia again to snuggle with old easy diseasy Victoria. From the homegrown Darwin Festival to the dickheads who walk among us, to a Housing Minister spinning bullshit like his life, and his political pension, depends on it.
Over 46,000 people came to Darwin to see Bruce Munro's Tropical Light exhibition - more than four times the number who came to the V8 Supercars at the event's peak - the Northern Territory Government claims.
Once again, the police declined to release where the four came from or explain why nobody has been sent to supervised quarantine after breaching health orders.
The discovery of warship propeller remnants on the Darwin Harbour sea floor has uncovered new evidence that USS Peary was a “sitting duck” for further attacks during World War II's Bombing of Darwin, the NT Government has said.
A horrific photo has been posted of a security guard who was savagely assaulted, reportedly breaking his eye socket, during a brawl in Darwin’s CBD on Sunday morning.
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Peak medical bodies have called on the Gunner Government to immediately place Victorians coming into the Northern Territory into supervised quarantine.
A Darwin alderman and CLP candidate in the upcoming NT election has described the RSL’s plan to establish its headquarters on the Esplanade as a “hoax” in an email obtained by the NT Independent.
A young Central Australian father who viciously attacked his partner while she was holding their four-month-old baby - breaking her jaw and stabbing her with a pair of scissors - has escaped jail.
The Darwin Festival has announced its line-up, with this year’s COVID-19 effected event being almost entirely Territory performers in a mix of the physical and those of the internet superhighway.
In the last week the NT Government has released thirteen tenders, including one to do drug and alcohol testing for Power and Water Corporation for a year and a tender to replace the roof on a 9 million litre water tank. The tenders consist of six building tenders, three electrical and or mechanical, one civil, one information technology, one miscellaneous, and one supply and delivery tender. Click here to read the full list of tenders released this week.
Heading out this weekend but not really sure where to start? We have got you covered with our Local Gig Guide. Don’t forget to keep an eye out for Happy Hour and cheap eats to really make the most of what the Territory has to offer.
An undisclosed number of potentially infected coronavirus carriers from Victoria have come into the NT for weeks, with supervised quarantine not being enforced until next Friday, Chief Minister Michael Gunner has confirmed.