• Giving Cyclone Lam communities a sporting chance

    Three communities affected by Cyclone Lam are to receive sports and recreation equipment through a $10,000 grant by the Northern Territory Government.

    Sport and Recreation Minister Gary Higgins said the Member for Arafura Francis Kurrupuwu had taken a keen interest in the Northern Territory Government’s efforts to help the affected communities including the need for sport and recreation activities to help them return to some normalcy.

  • Local Kookaburra wins NT’s highest sporting honour

    The Minister for Sport and Recreation Gary Higgins has congratulated Jeremy Hayward on being named the 2015 NT Sportsperson of the Year.

    The 22-year-old Kookaburra forward received the prestigious sporting award at the 2015 NT Sports Awards at the Darwin Convention Centre this evening.

  • Junior rugby league alive and well in the Top End

    A record number of Top End primary and middle schools will descend on Warren Park tomorrow to contest the U15 NT rugby league selection tournament.

    The Minister for Sport and Recreation Gary Higgins said it was encouraging to see so many schools eager to participate and show off their sporting talent.

Next Event:

AFL Premiership Match: Melbourne Demons V Port Adelaide

30 May 2015

Alice Springs

Demons to take on Port in the Red Centre in 2015 as part of its two-year agreement with the Northern Territory Government, the Melbourne Demons will take on Port Adelaide on 30 May in Alice Springs and West Coast on 4 July in Darwin.

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Adelaide United Football Club

The Northern Territory Government has teamed up with Adelaide United Football Club and the Football Federation of Australia to deliver... Read more...

Melbourne Demons

The AFL games in the Territory help the sport to grow at the grass roots level across our region and help produce even more Territory champions of the sport. Read more...

Parramatta Eels

The partnership with the Eels includes a strong focus on connecting with the community through their anti-bullying community school visits, leadership for men programs and promoting elite pathways for our athletes in the NTIS Rugby League Program. Read more...