Thursday, June 17, 2021

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Air race re-enactment government's latest financial folly

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The NT Government, reeling under the Territory’s gravest ever financial crisis, is putting $400,000 into a venture managed in a way World Solar challenge founder Hans Tholstrup says makes no sense whatsoever: The Great Air Race. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. Photo: The Vickers Vimy which was the first aircraft to be flown from London to Darwin, 100 years ago.

 

UPDATE 5:15pm

Namatjira copyright breakthrough: family, galleries celebrate

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After years of campaigning by descendants and Big hArt, 100% of the renowned artist's copyright has been transferred to the Namatjira Legacy Trust, with entrepreneur and philanthropist Dick Smith helping clinch the deal. KIERAN FINNANE reports.

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