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Annual report 2003 - 2004



Annual report 2003 - 2004

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Department of the Chief Minister


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Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).






Northern Territory. Dept. of the Chief Minister -- Periodicals; Executive departments -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals

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55ANNUAL REPORT 2003 - 2004 O U TP U T G R O U P S OUTCOMES AND ACHIEVEMENTS In addition to the above, a number of other quality events and activities included: $35 000 in sponsorship was provided to the inaugural Barkly May Day Muster held in Tennant Creek. This replaced the Go-Kart Grand Prix. The May Day Muster represents a community partnership between the Tennant Creek Race Club, Barkly Rodeo Association, Tennant Creek Saddle Horse Club and Barkly Campdraft Association. $123 000 in sponsorship was provided for the hosting of the World Solar Challenge which took place from 19 to 28 October 2003. Although the event is owned by the South Australian Government, the Northern Territory Government is a major sponsor and is always keen to value add the event within the Territorys borders. OUTLOOK To continue management support of existing major events including; BASSINTHEGRASS and BASSINTHEDUST festivals in Darwin and Alice Springs, attracting local and national musicians in a series of concerts for young Territorians; and V8 Supercars, the Finke Desert Race and the Central Australia Mountain Bike Challenge. COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT V8 Supercars at Hidden Valley, May 2004.