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  • Water Extraction Licence Granted

    Water Extraction Licence Granted

    20 May 2015  | News Story

    The Controller of Water Resources has granted a water extraction licence for the Jinduckin Formation Aquifer, to:

    Tovehead Pty Ltd & Branir Pty Ltd.

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  • Territorians shape NT water policy

    Territorians shape NT water policy

    15 May 2015  | Ministerial Release

    The Country Liberals Government remains committed to protecting the Territory's water resources, with the release today of the Our Water Future Discussion Paper - A Conversation with Territorians.

    Land Resource Management Minister Willem Westra van Holthe released the discussion paper at the Northern Territory Water Forum in Katherine today.

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  • NT Government makes lives safer

    NT Government makes lives safer

    14 May 2015  | Ministerial Release

    The Berry Springs Volunteer Bushfire Brigade's front line of defence has been bolstered, with the hand over today of a new Medium Attack Fire Truck.

    Land Resource Management Minister Willem Westra van Holthe said the $75,000 vehicle would make the lives of residents safer.

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  • Volunteer firefighters honoured

    Volunteer firefighters honoured

    13 May 2015  | Ministerial Release

    Volunteer firefighters from across the Northern Territory have beenrecognised for their efforts to protect NT communities, as part of NationalVolunteer Week celebrations.

    Land Resource Management Minister Willem Westra van Holthe said 16 membersfrom eight Volunteer Bushfire Brigades will receive Long and MeritoriousServices Medals at a ceremony this evening.

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  • Northern development in focus

    Northern development in focus

    12 May 2015  | Departmental Release, Ministerial Release

    Land Resource Management Minister Willem Westra van Holthe will today attendthe Ozwater' 15 Water Leaders Forum in Adelaide, where he'll speak onthe importance of northern development.

    "The Country Liberals Government is unwavering in its commitment to developthe north which is critical to job creation, economic growth and securing ourchildren's future," Minister Westra van Holthe said.

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  • New firefighting equipment to keep Territorians safe

    New firefighting equipment to keep Territorians safe

    1 May 2015  | Ministerial Release

    The Country Liberals Government is making the lives of Territorians safer, with the handover today of a new $100,000 Grass Fire Unit and trailer to the Point Stuart Volunteer Bushfire Brigade.

    Land Resource Management Minister Willem Westra van Holthe said the equipment would be vital during the bushfire season.

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