Is the Alice Desert Festival eligible for Federal funds from the pool given to four applicants in the Top End? And if so, why did the festival not lodge an application? ERWIN CHLANDA reports. PHOTO from the 2013 festival.
Self service tour booking facilities, website, online support for members and strong marketing tipped the scales for Tourism Central Australia, writes CEO STEPHEN SCHWER. PHOTO (from left): Chairperson Dale McIver, Susan Silvester (visitors services manager), Paige Nguyen (publicity), and Mr Schwer.
The Centre is ideal for combined heat and altitude training, says the political start-up's president, Braedon Earley. He is pictured in a glider cockpit at Bond Springs. The region is one of the world's best heat soaring areas. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.
The Territory Government’s project to build a national Indigenous art gallery in Alice Springs will have a steering committee headed by two prominent Aboriginal Central Australians. KIERAN FINNANE reports.
UPDATED, Monday 27 February 2017, 10.44am & Tuesday 28 February 2017, 3.40pm:
Julalikari is solvent but "had experienced a significant breakdown in its relationships with members, key stakeholders and commercial partners," writes ANTHONY BEVEN, Registrar of Indigenous Corporations.
The problem can be rectified by the present Labor Government taking a tougher stance by amending the Bail Act and the Sentencing Act and maybe even the Criminal Code, write 1 Territory president BRAEDON EARLEY (pictured) and vice-president SUE FRASER-ADAMS.
Much-loved Alice Springs artist Iain Campbell has died. There will be no more paintings of this place from his penetrating yet warm and humorous eye, from his skilled, well-trained hand. KIERAN FINNANE pays tribute.