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Updates on Green Living campaigns and programs

NT Short Film ‘Sugarbag Blues’

In May 2018, the Environment Centre NT was invited by Frank Shadforth to Seven Emu Station to hear about the threat to native bees and the research that is occurring on the pastoral station. The result of the time spent Find out more »

Get your free tickets for Transitions Film Festival 2018!

In case you have missed the posters we have put up around town and social media, the Environment Centre NT is hosting the Transitions Film Festival 2018  in Darwin and Katherine. With an amazing program of world-changing documentaries, you won’t Find out more »

ECNT Media Release: NT Labor Conference Votes for Action on Climate and to Ban Fracking

Media Release Tuesday 15th May 2018   The Northern Territory Labor Party is to be commended for voting to adopt a policy of net zero emissions generated in the Northern Territory by 2050, and to ban fracking at their annual Find out more »

Join Media Release Environment Centre NT and Climate Action Darwin, April 17 2018

Fracking decision disastrous for the Territory   The Gunner Government’s decision to allow fracking in the NT sets a disastrous direction for the Territory’s environment, economy and communities which flies in the face of recent moves to create a renewable Find out more »

Water is Life

This event was an amazing success with a good turnout. The documentary is about Aboriginal communities fighting against fracking plans in the NT. They learn from First Nations brothers and sisters in the US who are suffering the effects of Find out more »

The Top End’s future is in our hands

The Top End’s future is in our hands organise event organised by Keep Top End Coasts Healthy (KTECH) was a great success. People came to support KTECH and to enjoy the screenings of short films ‘Mandaka’ featuring Dhimurru Rangers and Find out more »

Nightcliff Seabreeze Festival 2018

A fun, free, family orientated festival where the world of food, art, dance & music come together to offer a wide and varied range of culturally diverse moments across a very special day. Nightcliff Seabreeze Festival is an annual major Find out more »

ECNT launches Supreme Court action against Northern Territory Government deforestation permit

The Environment Centre NT has launched ground-breaking legal proceedings in the NT Supreme Court against the NT Government’s decision to grant a 20,432 hectare land clearing permit at Maryfield Station in November 2017. Case centres around 20,432 hectare clearing permit Find out more »

Check out the statistics from our Parap Market Waste Audit

We finally have some statistics about the impacts of our Darwin weekly markets and the waste produced. On the 26th February 2018, fifteen volunteers counted every straw, plastic food container, cutlery and coffee and smoothie cup by hand.  Most of Find out more »

Parap Market Waste Audit

Are you ready to join us in our first step to being able to measure the difference we are making? Join up – we are relying on volunteers to get down and dirty to sort and record rubbish types after Find out more »