Darwin Festival received record support with a $1.74 million investment in 2018. Local, national and international talent perform over 18 dazzling days and nights.
The Territory will remain the home ground for the Parramatta Eels after the Territory Government renewed its agreement with the club. The deal provides great access for residents and intrastate travellers, to watch and enjoy home games under lights.
To get NT locals travelling within the Territory a festivals and events campaign sharing what’s on offer in each region ran from June to October, with the campaign recording 15,000 clicks through to further travel planning and event information
To increase interest in shoulder season travel a ‘Taste of Kakadu’ was featured on Better Homes & Gardens reaching over 1.5 million Australians with three different travel offers. Over 4000 clicks were recorded during the campaign period of May and June.