Tag: Darwin

Three individuals dead after head-on crash in Darwin

Updated December 12, 2015 07:17:27 Map: Darwin 0800 Three people have died right after a crash on Tiger Brennan Drive in Darwin this morning. Police say there was a head-on collision between a bus and a smaller sized car. The accident happened among Amy Johnson Avenue and the Winnellie Industrial estate. Police say Tiger Brennan…


Insurance coverage unaffordable for a lot of Darwin residents: report

Posted December 08, 2015 22:46:47 Insurance is now out of attain for numerous low-income Territorians, with costs for Darwin residents this year jumping at a price virtually six instances the rise in the Consumer Price tag Index, a new report has discovered. The report by the Northern Territory Council of Social Services showed insurance coverage…


Russian royal buried in Darwin in plot owned by NT’s richest family members

By Elliana Lawford Posted December 08, 2015 21:42:34 Photo: Russian royal Leonid Gurevich Kulikovsky has been buried in Darwin. (ABC News: Elliana Lawford) Associated Story: Russian royal farewelled in Darwin after dying alone in Katherine Map: Darwin 0800 A Russian royal who died alone in the Top Finish town of Katherine has been buried alongside…


Darwin port a ‘strategic defence’ facility: report

By Nadia Daly Posted December 04, 2015 18:18:12 Darwin’s port, which has been leased to a Chinese business, has been described as a “strategic defence port” in the annual report of the body that runs the facility. The remarks in the 2015 Darwin Port Corporation (DPC) annual report contradict comments made by Prime Minister Malcolm…


Darwin developer escapes prosecution over contentious land clearing

By Avani Dias Posted December 04, 2015 17:22:44 Photo: The cleared block on Boulter Road, in Darwin’s northern suburbs. (Supplied: Environment Centre NT) Connected Story: Calls for prosecution soon after vegetation cleared Map: Berrimah 0828 A developer who cleared a block of land in Darwin’s north, which at the time was alleged to be a…


Girl, 11, handcuffed by police, now missing in Darwin

Posted November 25, 2015 20:08:04 Darwin police are looking for an 11-year-old girl who has escaped police custody right after becoming arrested and handcuffed for alleged house offences. Sarah-Jane Smith has not been seen for 4 days. She was taken into custody last week at her Tennant Creek school and then taken to a Darwin…