Northern Territory to double capacity at Howard Springs quarantine facility

Sky News Australia published this video item, entitled “Northern Territory to double capacity at Howard Springs quarantine facility” – below is their description. The number of repatriated Australians being housed at Howard Springs will be doubled after a deal was struck between the Commonwealth and Northern Territory governments. The quarantine facility near Darwin will take … Read more Northern Territory to double capacity at Howard Springs quarantine facility

Coronavirus driving Northern Territory property boom

Sky News Australia published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus driving Northern Territory property boom” – below is their description. An influx of people fleeing the coronavirus is driving an unexpected property boom in the Top End. Darwin real estate agents say they’re seeing a remarkable turnaround with prices rising up to 15 per cent in … Read more Coronavirus driving Northern Territory property boom

CommBank stood ‘right by the side’ of the St John Ambulance amid lockdown hardship

Sky News Australia published this video item, entitled “CommBank stood ‘right by the side’ of the St John Ambulance amid lockdown hardship” – below is their description. Sky News host Paul Murray says in Darwin, the St John Ambulance is “leading the charge when it comes to emergency medical responses” and that during struggles caused … Read more CommBank stood ‘right by the side’ of the St John Ambulance amid lockdown hardship

Shine Awards 2020 nominee discusses her ‘special’ experiences as a flight nurse

Sky News Australia published this video item, entitled “Shine Awards 2020 nominee discusses her ‘special’ experiences as a flight nurse” – below is their description. Shine Awards 2020 nominee Nadine Tipping spoke with Sky News host Paul Murray about her experience delivering babies on airstrips, outside of aircrafts and in small communities, describing it as … Read more Shine Awards 2020 nominee discusses her ‘special’ experiences as a flight nurse

Wyatt slams NT government’s housing in remote communities

Sky News Australia published this video item, entitled “Wyatt slams NT government’s housing in remote communities” – below is their description. Minister for Indigenous Australians Ken Wyatt has hit out at the Northern Territory government over the state of housing in remote communities. Speaking at a gathering of aboriginal land councils in Darwin, Mr Wyatt … Read more Wyatt slams NT government’s housing in remote communities

Charles Darwin’s notebooks ‘stolen’ from Cambridge University

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Charles Darwin’s notebooks ‘stolen’ from Cambridge University” – below is their description. Two notebooks produced by the British scientist in 1837 are thought to have been stolen from Cambridge University Library. The notebooks are worth millions and contain Charles Darwin’s early notions on evolution. The library has put … Read more Charles Darwin’s notebooks ‘stolen’ from Cambridge University

Remote regions should continue to be used for quarantine facilities

Sky News Australia published this video item, entitled “Remote regions should continue to be used for quarantine facilities” – below is their description. Sky News Political Editor Andrew Clennell says he hopes federal authorities continue to consider remote regions for quarantine facilities across the country, namely for overseas arrivals and returned travellers. “I raised on … Read more Remote regions should continue to be used for quarantine facilities

Penguins invade Soldier Field

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Penguins invade Soldier Field” – below is their description. Four Magellanic penguins, Izzy, Darwin, Tombo and Charlotte, from Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium stormed the field in a recent visit to neighboring Soldier Field. Reuters YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments … Read more Penguins invade Soldier Field

Aboriginal Press Club discusses deaths in custody and incarceration rates | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Aboriginal Press Club discusses deaths in custody and incarceration rates | ABC News” – below is their description. It appears little has been done since the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody three decades ago. In the Northern Territory the Labor government has won another term … Read more Aboriginal Press Club discusses deaths in custody and incarceration rates | ABC News

NT hotel quarantine’s capacity under strain as repatriation flights continue | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “NT hotel quarantine’s capacity under strain as repatriation flights continue | ABC News” – below is their description. Repatriation flights are continuing to bring stranded Australians home, putting pressure on the hotel quarantine system. Passengers touching down in Darwin are housed in the Howard Springs facility. Subscribe: … Read more NT hotel quarantine’s capacity under strain as repatriation flights continue | ABC News

Laksa lovers power through gallons of spicy broth at Darwin festival | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Laksa lovers power through gallons of spicy broth at Darwin festival | ABC News” – below is their description. It’s no secret that the Top End loves Laksa. They love it so much there’s an entire festival devoted to the stuff in Darwin. In a unique attempt … Read more Laksa lovers power through gallons of spicy broth at Darwin festival | ABC News

New deal will see more stranded Australians return home via Darwin | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “New deal will see more stranded Australians return home via Darwin | ABC News” – below is their description. Australians in the United Kingdom, India and South Africa will be given access to charter flights to bring them home under a new deal that will see more … Read more New deal will see more stranded Australians return home via Darwin | ABC News

Australian female BMX champion working to inspire the next generation of girls | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Australian female BMX champion working to inspire the next generation of girls | ABC News” – below is their description. BMX riding has long been a male dominated sport but the Aussie female champion, Saya Sakakibara, is working to inspire the next generation of girls. Subscribe: http://ab.co/1svxLVE … Read more Australian female BMX champion working to inspire the next generation of girls | ABC News

The Tasmanian devil is back after 3,000 years

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “The Tasmanian devil is back after 3,000 years” – below is their description. IN THE PAPERS – Tuesday, 06.10.2020: We take a look at a “re-wilding” project that has brought the Tasmanian devil back to mainland Australia after three millennia. We also discuss the lasting effects of the … Read more The Tasmanian devil is back after 3,000 years

Indigenous sisters share stories about women’s wisdom of country | ABC News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Indigenous sisters share stories about women’s wisdom of country | ABC News” – below is their description. A group of Indigenous women from north-east Arnhem Land say it’s time stories about women’s wisdom of country… were told in their own words. The five sisters have published and … Read more Indigenous sisters share stories about women’s wisdom of country | ABC News