NAIF fund faces uncertain future despite Government plan to fast-track projects

NAIF fund faces uncertain future despite Government plan to fast-track projects

Posted May 16, 2018 19:20:34 Photo: Humpty Doo Barramundi is the largest producer of farmed barramundi in Australia (ABC News: Michael Donnelly) A barramundi farm outside Darwin has become just the second project to be offered a loan from the Federal Government’s Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility loan fund. Key points: …

Australian World Orchestra to perform with Italian ‘maestro’ amid uncertain future

Australian World Orchestra to perform with Italian ‘maestro’ amid uncertain future

Updated May 02, 2018 11:32:24 Photo: Italian conductor Riccardo Muti will lead the Australian World Orchestra this month. (Supplied: Todd Rosenberg Photography) You could call it blue chip band camp. The Australian World Orchestra (AWO) this week assembles 86 of the nation’s best classical musicians, lured home from orchestras as …

Tourism Tracer app that tracks visitors in Tasmania faces uncertain future

Tourism Tracer app that tracks visitors in Tasmania faces uncertain future

Posted April 26, 2018 05:36:39 Photo: Visitor facilities are being revamped at Cradle Mountain to cater for growing tourist numbers. (ABC News: Ros Lehman) The head of Tasmania’s Tourism Industry Council is worried the state will lose an innovative tourist-tracking program when its funding runs out next week. Developed at …