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  • Notice of Intention to make Water Extraction Licence Decision

    Notice of Intention to make Water Extraction Licence Decision

    23 January 2015  | News Story

    The Controller of Water Resources hereby gives notice that a decision is to be made regarding an application for the amendment of a water extraction licence for Mereenie and Ooraminna sandstone aquifers.

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  • Water Extraction Licences Granted

    Water Extraction Licences Granted

    14 January 2015  | News Story

    The Controller of Water Resources has granted four water extraction licences for the Tindall Limestone Aquifer, Mataranka, to:

    - TopEndfarm (acting on behalf of the Traditional Owners of Beswick Aboriginal Land Trust);

    - TopEndfarm (acting on behalf of the Traditional Owners of the southern part of the Mangarrayi Aboriginal Land Trust);

    - TopEndfarm (acting on behalf of the Traditional Owners of the Jilkminggan region of the Mangarrayi Aboriginal Land Trust);

    - TopEndfarm (acting on behalf of the Traditional Owners of the Wubalawun Aboriginal Land Trust).

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  • Increase to Water Extraction Licence Granted

    Increase to Water Extraction Licence Granted

    7 January 2015  | News Story

    The Controller of Water Resources has granted an increase to water extraction licences for the Coomalie Dolomite Aquifer, Acacia Hills.

    - Tou's Garden Pty Ltd.

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  • Spray Now While the Sun Shines

    Spray Now While the Sun Shines

    7 January 2015  | Departmental Release

    The break in monsoon rain means now is the perfect time for Top End rural residents to pick up their free herbicide to help combat the spread of Gamba grass.

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  • Fire Danger Period Declared in Central Australia

    Fire Danger Period Declared in Central Australia

    18 December 2014  | Departmental Release

    Bushfires NT advise that a Fire Danger Period has been declared until the 31 March 2015 in the Central Australia region.

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  • David Miller retires after 50 years in the NTPS

    David Miller retires after 50 years in the NTPS

    16 December 2014  | Ministerial Release

    After more than fifty years in the job, David Miller will tomorrow retire from the Northern Territory Public Service.

    Mr Miller is currently the Drilling & Bore Test Manager - Southern Region, in the Department of Land Resources Management.
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