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Pyndan Camel Tracks, Northern Territory, Australia

Turbocharging Tourism

Turbocharging Toursim is a new action plan to stimulate the Territory economy by accelerating tourism growth. It will see an unprecedented $103 million investment to deliver more local jobs. To find out more please visit www.turbochargingtourism.nt.gov.au

Budget 2017

Budget 2017 enhances the Territory lifestyle and promotes tourism by investing in events, sports, the arts and our world-class parks. Highlights to enhance the Territory lifestyle, attract tourists and investment include:

  • $100 million to begin revitalising Darwin’s CBD commencing with State Square, including a Fine Art Gallery
  • $50 million for a Museum of the Northern Territory at Myilly Point
  • $20 million for Alice Springs CBD
  • $43 million for tourism marketing, including business events, aviation route development, investment attraction, strategic product initiatives and visitor information services
  • $10 million to commence the luxury hotel development
  • $9 million additional funding for repairs and maintenance of parks, arts, sporting and heritage assets
  • $10 million over four years for infrastructure development within Nitmiluk National Park
  • $2.3 million to establish an Alcoota  Mega Fauna exhibition

View the Lifestyle and Tourism budget plan here

Download the factsheet

View the Budget 2017 media release here

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Industry Resources, Tourism NT, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia

Grants and funding

Grants and funding opportunities available to eligible NT tourism operators