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Darwin mangoes are 'the season's must have' at Mango Madness Festival



Darwin mangoes are 'the season's must have' at Mango Madness Festival


Kirby, Paul Andrew; Manison, Nicole Susan

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Australian Labor Party


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Fruit; Festivals

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Northern Territory Government

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The Festival is proudly supported by the Northern Territory Government through the Community Benet Fund and Northern Territory Major Event, and receives industry support from Perfection Fresh as a Platinum sponsor. So keep 13 November free, and head to Darwin Waterfront from 3pm-7pm. Bring your swimmers, hand fans and your appetite, and celebrate this years Mango Madness Festival. Make sure you take home a box of this seasons must have. For more information, head to http://www.mangomadnessfestival.com.au/ Quotes from Minister for Agribusiness and Aquaculture, Nicole Manison The Mango is a Territory icon and we produce around $110 million worth of mangoes annually, with this money owing back into our economy - creating more local jobs and a big boost for our regions. Our agriculture sector has a big role to play in the Territorys economic recovery and what better way to support our fantastic mango farmers than by celebrating their delicious, local produce at this years Mango Madness Festival. Quotes from Member for Port Darwin and Minister for Small Business, Paul Kirby As the build-up brings the heat, the Darwin Waterfront will be coming alive with this years Mango Madness Festival set to be madder and more mango-lled than last years fantastic event. Bring the family down, try some of the tasty mango inspired creations from some of our best local restaurants and embrace one of the Top Ends favourite foods. Quotes from NT Mango Industry Association President, Leo Skliros The NTMIA, in conjunction with the Darwin Waterfront, is pleased to invite all to Darwins sweetest, juiciest festival in celebration of Australias largest mango production state/territory, and the NTs largest horticultural crop. https://ntministers.createsend1.com/t/t-l-ciritly-l-r/