Now sports teams can train in the cooler hours of the evening with the new lights at Malak Oval.
100 years of ANZAC: The new plaque was unveiled on 5th March 2015 to commemorate Albert Borella's journey from Tennant Creek to Darwin to enlist in World War I. The Lord Mayor Katrina Fong Lim was joined by Albert Borella's son Rowan and his wife, Mary Chalmers Borella for the occasion.
Life as a Teenager, bilingual books developed by Darwin High School and the Hainan Overseas Chinese Middle School was launched 8 August at the Casuarina Library.
Darwin and Haikou confirmed their commitment to continue being friends at the annual Australia-China Friendship Society Conference, held in Darwin 7 – 8 June.
Matt and Brigid, young people from Darwin, found out first hand just how powerful exchange is when they undertook a 3 week volunteer placement in Dili, Timor-Leste. Matt and Brigid worked with local counterparts, Acio, Rui, Nata and Vero to assist with operations at the Action for Change Foundation (ACF) a youth training centre in Dili and long-term partner with City of Darwin.
July 2014 marks the 25th Anniversary of the Darwin signing of the Ambon and Darwin Sister City agreement. The Darwin community celebrated in style with a celebration of Indonesian culture, food and friendship at the Indonesian Consulate 21 August 2014.
It has been an honour and a privilege to work in partnership with our Sister City in Ambon for the last 25 years. City of Darwin thanks them for their continued enthusiasm in fostering our friendship.
Lord Mayor hosted a reception to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the Darwin and Dili Sister City relationship.
Images of a recent visit to Darwin's Greek Sister City, Kalymnos.
Council hosted 7 representatives from Dili, Timor-Leste, 23 - 26 September 2013 as part of the Sister City relationship.
Council and the Indonesian Consulate hosted Ambon Night 15 August 2013 a celebration of Ambonese song, dance, food and hospitality.
Launch and tree planting day for the Community Orchard at Jingili Water Gardens.
Acio and Rui from Action for Change Foundation participated in a three week exchange to Darwin 3 - 24 April 2013. The boys undertook work experience across Council and participated in National Youth Week events.
The Sister Cities Program held a free community event 21 March 2013 in Raintree Park to celebrate Harmony Day.
The 2012 Darwin to Ambon Yacht Race and Rally was a great success. Race participants and officials attended race departure celebrations in Darwin and were then warmly welcomed in Ambon with a number of traditional performances. Photos in this gallery highlight the celebrations held in Ambon at the conclusion of the race.
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