Northern Territory

Darwin Best Place to Find Work In Australia

By |June 16th, 2013|

A recent report has revealed that the Northern Territory’s capital city is the best place to go for people looking for work, with more job vacancies than unemployed people.

Australia has enjoyed enviable economic stability in recent years thanks to its burgeoning construction and mining industries. While much of the prosperity has been centred in Queensland and Western Australia, the Northern Territory is now making its mark as a great destination for those looking to move to Australia.

Jobs website Adzuna, which conducted the research, said there had been 130,000 jobs advertised nationwide in the construction and finance sectors alone so far this year and while Brisbane and Sydney remained popular options for jobseekers, Darwin was quickly becoming an employment hotspot. […]

Education in the Northern Territory (NT)

By |March 21st, 2012|

The fifth in our series of articles looking at Education in Australia covers the Education System within the state of the Northern Territory (NT)

Primary and secondary

Northern Territory school education consists of six years of primary schooling, including one transition year, three years of middle schooling, and three years of secondary schooling.

In the beginning of 2007, the Northern Territory introduced Middle School for Years 7–9 and High School for Years 10–12. […]