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Sailing into a future filled with hope

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Sailing into a future filled with hope

A group of young sailors have graduated from Mission Australia’s Spin180 Youth Sailing program. The program aims to provide a pathway for young people to return to mainstream education or take on training and employment through their experiences in learning to sail.

Destroyed by fire, repaired by a community

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Destroyed by fire, repaired by a community

Ms Barku was over the moon when she first heard repairs on her house had begun as she and her children were keen to move back in.

RECS wins Core Values Award

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RECS wins Core Values Award

The department’s Remote Engagement and Coordination Strategy (RECS) has been awarded the Indigenous Projects award and a highly commended for Project of the Year in the 2016 International Association for Public Participation (IAP2) Australasia Core Values Awards.

Housing makeover has the town talking

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Housing makeover has the town talking

Work is currently being undertaken on twenty-three Community Living Area houses within Tennant Creek. The first four freshly renovated properties are scheduled for completion by the end of October.

The Central Australian public housing garden competition is now open

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The Central Australian public housing garden competition is now open

Public Housing tenants in Alice Springs and Tennant Creek are encouraged to enter.

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Funding available to improve local communities

$1.5 million in funding is now available for councils to improve community infrastructure and service delivery.

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Inaugural Women's Consultative Council

Twelve women from across the territory have been appointed to represent the inaugural Northern Territory Women’s Consultative Council (NTWCC).

Gawa Barge Landing

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Gawa Barge Landing

The Homelands, Outstations and Town Camps Unit has contributed $77,523 towards a project costing $219,922.50 to benefit a Homeland in the East Arnhem region.

Supporting seniors in the Katherine community

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Supporting seniors in the Katherine community

Residents of Katherine have celebrated the completion of a new public housing development.

Wadeye House Painting

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Wadeye House Painting

Thamarrurr Development Corporation (TDC) and Housing have successfully implemented an external painting program in Wadeye using resources sourced through existing contracts and the Community Development Project (CDP).