Northern Territory News

May 2014 - June 2015



Apsara Arya, 9, with Sita and Krishan Valadian, 22 and 15, present an explosion of dance and culture at Bollywood Dhamaka at the Italian Club in Marrara.

Booroolola soccer players Laybin Koorabubba and Quinton Ellis with new boots donated from Umbro after the team's old boots were stolen.

Tiwi Island band B2M release their long awaited first album 'Home'. One-year-old Eve claps as she is passed by Army officers during the Anzac Day parade in Darwin. Nathaniel, 8, marches with sailors in the Anzac Day parade in Darwin

Rumsley, Chris, and Dominic of the Upai Purri dance troupe perform at the Garrmalang Festival.

A Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) AP-3C Orion plane flies over Darwin city for the Bombing of Darwin memorial. Olympic champion diver Matthew Mitcham performs his autobiographical cabaret Twists and Turns at the Darwin Festival

Territory couple "drift" dreams into reality as they get married at Darwin's Hidden Valley Raceway.

Brasilian master of capoeira Luiz Ferreira Gary the Goat and Jimbo meet Brutus on an Adelaide River Wildlife Cruise Darwin Turf Club 2014 Cup Ambassador, Cassie Valastro.

Dyzel from the Philippines becomes an official Australian at the Australian Citizenship Ceremony at Parliament House.

Australian film director Rolf de Heer at Darwin's Deckchair Cinema for a screening of Charlie's Country. Two-time Oscar nominee Jacki Weaver on location at East Point Reserve for the filming of Last Cab to Darwin.

The Wiggles make a chomping appearance at Crocosaurus Cove in Darwin to promote SIDS and Kids Red Nose Day.

Amelia Rose Earhart lands in Darwin as part of a symbolic recreation of her namesake's famous around the world flight.

The late Abdi Elmi with his wife Fatuma Ali were seeking an urgent visitor's visa from the Australian Government in order for their son,

who they hadn't seen for 23 years, to be reunited with Elmi before he died from cancer.

German travellers hanging out at Mindil Beach waiting for the rain.

Chloe Lauverjon wears a dress by Mette and jewellery from Creative Jewellers, setting the mood for NT Fashion Week kicking off in Darwin with a garden party.

Top End girl celebrates her 9th birthday party on her father's beached yacht at East Point Reserve

Kathy Guthajaka and Noela Hall taught first year infants classes when bilingual education began at Shepherdson College in 1974, Galiwun'ku.

Final straight of the 2014 Carlton-Mid Carnival Cup at Darwin Turf Club. Jarryd Hayne breaks through Canberra Raiders defence to score a match turning try for the Parrmatta Eels in Darwin. Territorian Dom Barry prepares to play his second AFL match for Melbourne Demons against the Dockers. AFL Adelaide Crows supporters at TIO Stadium in Darwin. AFL Freemantle Dockers fans at TIO Stadium in Darwin. PINT celebrate their victory over the Waratahs at the District Cricket Grand Final at Marrara. Mitch Munro training for the GPA World Powerlifting Competition. Brock McRobb prepares for King of the Ring at Darwin Turf Club.

Jerrica Heenan and Alex Guy take a break from the Tiwi Ashes to hang out with Matthew Hayden in their school garden, an initiative of the Hayden Reynolds Tiwi College Project.

A few of the women playing in the men's baseball competition in Darwin.

Lisa Hansen and six year old Edgar seeking a new home for PAWS Darwin.

Dr Adam Britton investigates the antibiotic potential of Australian saltwater and freshwater crocodiles. Chow restaurant chef Hong Pham. Dennis Harry and Gibson Billy of the Urab Zogo Tudi Dancers at Darwin Festival. Joelistics (Joel Ma) joins Caiti Baker and James Mangohig of Sietta for In Between Sounds at the Darwin Festival. Mark Winmill, Louis Biggs, and Dallas Dellaforce of the Briefs warming up at Festival Park for a steamy performance in Darwin. Sheriff Graham enforces law and order at the Darwin Show.

Major John McPherson finds shade while two CH-53E Super Stallion helicopters are unloaded at RAAF Base Darwin.

Two CH-53E Super Stallion helicopters are unloaded out of a Super Galaxy plane to be hosted at RAAF Base Darwin as part of the fourth US Marine Rotational Force-Darwin.

Albert Naruraiej, 56, and his family from the remote Goulburn Island community are evacuated to Darwin ahead of Cyclone Nathan.

Territory fashion designer Matilda Alegria is set to release her latest collection Alter Ego with model Amy Hill as the face of the label.

Australian rapper Illy returns to Darwin for Bass In The Grass.

Local fishos at Mandorah; Yusuke Irie, James Arratta, Russell Thurston, and Mat Selwyn all agree banning alcohol at the jetty will kerb anti-social behaviour.

Kathy Mills and her daughter Ali revisit their old address in Parap where they experienced Cyclone Tracy in 1974.

Domingos Da Costa, Julio Carses Da Costa, Maria Reinado and Florentino Das Neves with their son Billy Reinado, celebrate 20 years in Darwin having been on the only boat to escape East Timor at the height of conflict.

Brucella Garrawurre, Alberto Nunybirringu, Eddie Gambur, and Jane Miyatatawuy at Gray shops in Palmerston Chrisney Bright, 18, Ellen Musk, 21, and Aleisha Boyd, 21, think the sexy people in Darwin are just modest. 'Endogenous endomorphs' by CDU masters student Ian Hance, depicts dressed up termite mounds throughout the Territory. Sarah McCulloch showcases high-end crocodile leather products by Di Croco.

U.S. roller derby star Rachel "Jackie Daniels" Bockheim shares her experience with Cassie "Maiden Shiner" Brown and the Darwin Roller Girls.

Nancy Sparkle and Ben Stevenson are two of the comedians performing Laugh It Off Comedy Festival at Brown's Mart Theatre.

French and Belgian backpackers Tristan Delehaye, ╔milie Englebert, and Ana´s Lethimonnier were almost blown away by the gusty onset of dry season in Darwin.

Sophie Monk meets Axel the saltwater crocodile in the Cage of Death at Crocosaurus Cove.

Blondie (right) is a rare leusistic croc that recently hatched alongside the regular darker and greener salties at Crocodylus Park

Weed from Southport and Tommo from Darwin River think Australia's politicians are a bit of a disgrace.

Eli (right) with Marley an abandoned puppy found at Marlow Lagoon. Eli's grandmother Annalee Small is now modifying donated teddy bears by stitching ticking watches inside them for dogs like Marley to snuggle with.

PhD student Viyanna Leo meets Crocodylus Park's resident dingoes Yampy and Walagu, during her study on the effects of dingoes as ecosystem regulators in tropical systems.

Channel Island Leprosarium survivor Nancy Gibbs. An evening storm rolls in over Darwin Harbour.

Lance Marshall enjoying a break in the monsoon to catch some baitfish down at Fisherman's Wharf in Darwin.

Tristan (7) flies passed on his tree swing in the suburb of Gray, Palmerston Pie Throwdown champ Simon Bell defends his title at the Beachfront Hotel on Australia Day.

Lachlan, Carisha, Isaih, Talena, and Serena from East Arnhem Land celebrate NYE with a bang at Darwin Waterfront