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.
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.
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.