Why the NT

Why choose the NT for your business event?

The NT is Australia’s outback. Home to iconic natural wonders, including Kakadu and Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Parks, this expansive playground is as much a present day cultural treasure as it is a link to an ancient spiritual world.

With so many natural and cultural icons to be discovered, the NT offers first class conference options and accommodation venues in idyllic locations. State of the art facilities are backed by professionals who work tirelessly to deliver exceptional and flexible service, and guarantee your event is a success.

The NT presents an impressive face to the rest of the world; you won’t find another meeting destination that marries professionalism and state of the art technology with such a rich Indigenous cultural history and spectacular natural scenery.

A vibrant, dynamic and thriving economy the NT continues to be the breeding ground for a number of emerging industries across scientific research, information technology and communications. Together with the NT’s role as a supply and distribution hub for northern Australia and Asia, the state has cemented its position as a an international leader in renewable energy, the NT also has an outstanding reputation in tropical health research, rural and remote health service delivery, oil and gas extraction, online international education and in the primary production of beef cattle, mango, pearls, barramundi and crocodile skins.

Easily accessible from within Australia and no more than a short flight from Asia, the NT is a safe and friendly destination from which you can explore outstanding natural and cultural wonders Australia has to offer for a truly extraordinary meeting place.

The NT Business Events is here to help your event be the best it can be. Whether you’re planning a conference, incentive, or meeting and event, you’ll find everything you need to plan your unforgettable NT business event. As the NT government’s dedicate business events agency, the NTCB administers the Northern Territory Business Event Support Fund (NTBESF), launched in 2018. The fund offers financial assistance of A$100 per delegate to qualified business events which are at the consideration or bidding stage.

The NT Business Events (NTBE) and its industry partners offer a series of familiarisation (famil) programs to Darwin, Alice Springs and Uluru throughout the year. Attendees have the opportunity to experience the NT first-hand, obtaining an invaluable perspective on why it is such an expiring and sought after business event destination.  Programs feature visits to key meeting venues and accommodation, cultural activities including a ‘Welcome to Country’, sampling NT specialty cuisine at unique off-site venues and networking with NT industry partners.

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