As a non-state the Territory has a rich uncle with deep pocket standing behind it, who can't say "no" to lenders if the NT defaults on loans: The Australian Government. Meanwhile the non-ALP members of the Legislative Assembly have signed a letter demanding a whole-of-parliament solution to the current fiscal mayhem. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.
The 1Territory Party is joining the fray, all guns blazing, sensing a golden opportunity as the government in Darwin and both the government and the opposition in Canberra are tight-lipped over the fiscal fiasco in the NT. ERWIN CHLANDA speaks with party president Braedon Earley (pictured).