Explore NT History

Explore extraordinary chapters in Northern Territory history through our curated collections of images and materials.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that Explore NT History includes images, sounds and names of deceased persons.  Some images may contain nudity in an historical context.

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Cyclone Tracy

24 December 1974
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The Story of Ayaiga

February 1911
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The Bombing of Darwin

19 February 1942
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