Adam Giles is offering Territory gas to NSW where fracking is a political liability, says the Arid Lands Environment Centre. Yet 90% of the NT land mass relies on groundwater for its survival. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.
The Streaky Bay Jetty Pool committee is focussed not just on creating a safe environment for swimmers, but has come up with a quirky attraction. By RAE BREWSTER,Correspondent in Streaky Bay, the closest beach to Alice Springs.
The town council last night unanimously opposed the sale of the Territory Insurance Office (TIO), proposed by Chief Minister Adam Giles, and rejected several of his proposals for local government reform. TIO's generous flood insurance is likely to be lost.ERWIN CHLANDA reports. PHOTO: The Gap, looking north-east towards the town, in the 1988 floods. By Hans Boessem.