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Topic: Casuarina, Northern Territory

  Casuarina, Northern Territory Information
Casuarina is a suburb in the Northern Suburbs of Darwin, Northern Territory.
It is home to the largest shopping centre in the Northern Territory called Casuarina Square.
It is also home to one of three hubs for Darwin's bus system.
www.bookrags.com /Casuarina%2C_Northern_Territory   (57 words)

  EcoCity 2 - Native Bush Gardens as Tools for Environmental Education   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The selection of species is based on information from the Northern Territory Herbarium, the Aboriginal Pharmacopoeia and in particular from discussions with local traditional aboriginals.
The work was almost complete when a number of local dignitaries including the Northern Territory Chief Minister and the Leader of the Opposition attended for an official planting ceremony.
Bush walking and camping is very popular in the Northern Territory and this facility will be invaluable for people to learn what is safe to eat.
www.urbanecology.org.au /ecocity2/bushgardens.html   (2028 words)

  Northern Territory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Northern Territory was part of New South Wales from 1825 to 1863 and part of South Australia from 1863 to 1911.
The Northern Territory is also home to two spectacular natural rock formations, Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Kata Tjuta (The Olgas), which are sacred to the local Aborigines and which have become major tourist attractions.
The Northern Territory's alcohol consumption is one of the highest in the world, and certainly the highest in Australia.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Northern_Territory   (1204 words)

 Darwin, Northern Territory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Northern Territory was initially settled and administered by South Australia, until its transfer to the Commonwealth in 1911.
Darwin is situated in the Northern Territory, on the coast of the Timor Sea at geographic coordinates 12°27′ S 130°50′ E.
The Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory convenes in Darwin.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Darwin,_Australia   (1562 words)

 GYMNOSPERMS - LoveToKnow Article on GYMNOSPERMS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
In northern Europe this belt is characterized by such species as Picea excelsa (spruce), which extends south to the mountains of the Mediterranean region; Pinus iylvestrit (Scottish fir), reaching from the far north to western Spain, Persia and Asia Minor; Juniperus communis, andc.
The finel branches are green, and bear a close resemblance to the stems of Equisetum and to the slender twigs of Casuarina; the surface of the long internodes is marked by fine longitudinal ribs, and at the node, are borne pairs of inconspicuous scale-leaves.
The genus is confined to certain localities in Damaraland and adjoining territory on the.west coast of tropical South Africa.
65.1911encyclopedia.org /G/GY/GYMNOSPERMS.htm   (12444 words)

 Shady Glen - Darwin sight seeing tours & local attractions, Northern Territory tourist attractions.
Territory Wildlife Park located at Berry Springs is an eyepopping day of amazing creatures of the Northern Territory.
Visit the Fannie Bay Gaol which operated as a gaol and labour prison from 1883 to 1979 and get an insight into the areas history, or visit Lyons Cottage which is also an exhibit of the Overland Telegraph Line.
Sight seeing tours and brochures on local attractions in the Darwin and Northern Territory area are available to you simply by asking.
www.shadyglen.com.au /local_attractions.html   (751 words)

 Untitled Document
This topic was assessed in a 10-year prospective study (1989-99) of melioidosis in the tropical north of the Northern Territory of Australia, together with other aspects of the nature of melioidosis.
Melioidosis is hyperendemic in the Top End of the Northern Territory (NT) and as in parts of northeastern Thailand it is the commonest cause of fatal community-acquired septicemic pneumonia.
Eleven cases of blood culture-positive, community-acquired pneumonia due to the human commensal Acinetobacter baumannii were studied in Darwin in the Northern Territory of Australia during the 10-year period from March 1981 through February 1991.
www.duke.edu /~zfg/Ansteyabstracts.htm   (5498 words)

 MSN Encarta - Cook Islands
The islands are divided into northern and southern groups.
The rich soils and freshwater sources of the volcanic islands also support a variety of tree species, including casuarina, hibiscus, frangipani, poinciana, and bougainvillea.
In contrast, poor soils restrict vegetation on the atolls, where the sole source of fresh water is rainfall collected in catchment systems.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761577287/Cook_Islands.html   (980 words)

 Book Encyclopedia - Web Library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
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 Northern Territory University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The Northern Territory University is the major tertiary education institution in the Northern Territory, providing a wide range of courses to around 14,000 students.
There are two very distinct seasons in Darwin and the "Top End" of the Territory - the "Dry" from May to October with its warm sunny days and cool nights and the "Wet" from November to April during which the Monsoonal currents bring both rain and himidity.
The University's main campus is located at Casurina, in the heart of the northern suburbs where the major part of the population lives.
www.aeo.us /profiles/NTU.html   (510 words)

 rugby.com.au | Lloyd McDermott XV beats Northern Territory in second half   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Northern Territory prop Eric Erickson from Casuarina scored the first try of the game after Lloyd McDermott gave away a penalty five metres out from their own line.
The Northern Territory had their chances in the final stages of the match.
They belted the opposition try line and managed to get their winger Jason Minnicon close to scoring, but as he was tackled over the tryline the ball was knocked forward and the opportunity was missed.
www.rugby.com.au /news.rugby/article/21268   (485 words)

 Northern Territory - Enpsychlopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
See A Brief History of the Administration in the Northern Territory (http://www.nt.gov.au/lant/pub/ip2.shtml) Soon after this time, parts of the Northern Territory were considered in the Kimberley Scheme (http://www.naa.gov.au/Publications/research_guides/guides/haven/chapter2.htm) as a possible site for the establishment of a Jewish Homeland, understandably considered the "Unpromised Land".
The Northern Territory was offered three Senators, rather than the full complement of 12.
The New Territories economy comprises mostly primary extractive industries, together with a significant amount of tourism.
www.grohol.com /wiki/Northern_Territory   (1283 words)

 Northern Territory Swimming - News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Lee used to swim for the Casuarina Crocs before moving to Northern Queensland to study medicine at James Cook University.He is back in Darwin for three days only to represent JCU at the games and compete against his old team mates.
Moira Wigley, the oldest competitor in the swimming) Palmerston and Rural Swimmer (at age 45) won the bronze medal in the women’s 50m butterfly last night for the Northern Territory Moira is also ranked number 1 inAustralia for the womens 200m individual medley In her age group.
The Northern Territory Team announced last week is looking strong with sixty-nine athletes all intending to be standing on the winner’s dais.
www.nt.swimming.org.au /news.html   (1562 words)

 Library Refurbishment in Australian University Libraries
Northern Territory Casuarina Campus - administration and reference University offices and demountables for Technical Services in 1989.
Northern Territory Casuarina campus ca.$30,000; $7.4 million; ca.$4 University million.
Northern Territory Casuarina campus $30,000 NTU Minor works $7.4 University million from DEET/NT government approx.
www.anu.edu.au /caul/surveys/refurb.htm   (745 words)

 New Orientia tsutsugamushi Strain from Scrub Typhus in Australia
However, in the tropical region of the Northern Territory, six possible cases from 1937 to 1939 and one in 1957 were reported (all presumptively diagnosed).
Since 1990, however, nine cases of scrub typhus have been reported in Litchfield Park, a discrete area of rain forest in the Northern Territory opened as a park in 1986 (16).
The emergence of scrub typhus in Litchfield Park in the Northern Territory of Australia is probably due to increasing contact between humans and this scrub and rain forest environment and its animals.
www.cdc.gov /ncidod/eid/vol4no4/odorico.htm   (1963 words)

 Casuarina Fitness Centre, Business For Sale, Darwin Property   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Casuarina is an established residential and commercial area.
Alawa / Nakara / Casuarina is bounded by Trower Road in the north and east, Gsell Street in the east, Trower Road in the south and Rapid Creek and Ellengowan Drive in the west.
Casuarina is home to the largest retail Shopping complex in the Northern Territory.
www.realestateguide.com.au /casuarina   (593 words)

 eMJA: End-stage renal disease in the Northern Territory: current and future treatment costs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The costs of patients with HD in the "Top End" of Australia's Northern Territory were estimated for the financial years 1996/97 and 1997/98 using a hospital costing model.
The situation in the Northern Territory (NT) is significantly worse.
We examined the costs associated with ESRD in patients receiving HD treatments in the region of the Northern Territory known as the "Top End" (the Darwin, Katherine and East Arnhem regions).
www.mja.com.au /public/issues/176_10_200502/you10501_fm.html   (3450 words)

 Which Course? Which University? - education - Northern Territory University
As the only university in the Northern Territory and with more than 18,000 students, Charles Darwin offers a broad range of courses in traditional areas of study.
Charles Darwin University is the largest research and development performer in the Northern Territory and is responsible for 25 per cent of all research and development performed locally.
It is a requirement that all pre-service teachers and teachers in the Northern Territory submit to a Police Check, including a national check, providing details of any relevant criminal history and history relating to any sexual offences and offences relating to violence and/or major criminal activity.
www.dest.gov.au /tenfields/education/5cdu.html   (1596 words)

 A presumptive case of fatal Murray Valley encephalitis acquired in Alice Springs
Murray Valley Encephalitis (MVE) is an arboviral disease endemic to northern areas of the Northern Territory and Western Australia.
The patient was a resident of Alice Springs and had not travelled elsewhere in the Northern Territory for many months prior to his illness.
The suspected principal vector of MVE in the Northern Territory is the mosquito Culex annulirostris.
www.health.gov.au /internet/wcms/publishing.nsf/Content/cda-pubs-cdi-1998-cdi2206-cdi2206d.htm   (1534 words)

 Darwin, Northern Territory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Originally named Port Darwin, in 1839 by Lieutenant Stokes of the 'Beagle', after naturalist Charles Darwin, settlement was attempted in the area in 1824, 1827, 1845 and 1863, before Surveyor General George Goyder successfully established Palmerston in 1869.
The name was changed to Darwin in 1911 when the Commonwealth Government assumed control of the Northern Territory from South Australia.
Poor communications and transportation hampered the early expansion of the area despite the discovery of gold nearby in 1871, and major development of the Top End did not occur until the 1940's when nearly 10,000 allied troops moved to the north in defence of Australia's coastline.
www.wilmap.com.au /darwin.html   (597 words)

 Northern Territory Branch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The Northern Territory Branch represents 135 APS psychologists, comprised of the following:
The Northern Territory Branch covers the whole of the Northern Territory, including the city centres and remote areas.
To represent psychologists and to promote and advance psychology within the Northern Territory.
www.psychology.org.au /units/branches/northern_territory   (159 words)

 Scrub typhus in the Northern Territory: exceeding the boundaries of Litchfield National Park   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
All confirmed scrub typhus cases to date from the Northern Territory have visited the Park, but the presence of similar rainforest pockets elsewhere in the Top End suggested further infectious locations might be identified with increased tourism.
The earlier Northern Territory fatality from scrub typhus acquired in Litchfield Park was associated with delayed diagnosis and treatment.
This case highlights the need to maintain a high index of suspicion for scrub typhus in the presence of a travel history to a high rainfall area anywhere in tropical northern Australia, especially remote rainforest areas, even though the region may not as yet be recognised as an area of O.
www.health.gov.au /internet/wcms/Publishing.nsf/e11ffa331b366c54ca2569210006982f/cda-pubs-cdi-2004-cdi2802-htm-cdi2802t.htm   (1434 words)

 Northern Territory Treasury
The April edition of Territory Economic Review is now available for download.
The Northern Territory is a unique part of Australia and cannot be easily compared to other Australian jurisdictions.
Given the significance of its Indigenous population, the level of the Territory's expenditure related to this group has come under intense public scrutiny.
www.nt.gov.au /ntt   (87 words)

 the knowledge.com ™ directory - regional - oceania - australia - northern territory - localities - casuarina - ...
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Northern Territory University course, offering information about the language, study units, downloads and classroom resources.
directory.knowledge.com /regional/oceania/australia/northern_territory/localities/casuarina/education   (117 words)

 eMJA: Edmond et al, Drowning and near-drowning in Northern Territory children   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Objective: To compare incidences of drowing for children in the Northern Territory (NT) with those in Queensland and the rest of Australia.
Encouragingly, the overall incidence of childhood drowning in Australia appears to be decreasing.
However, drowning death rates are higher in the Northern Territory (NT) than the rest of Australia.
www.mja.com.au /public/issues/175_12_171201/edmond/edmond.html   (2396 words)

 Casuarina, Northern Territory web design & development firms on The Firm List Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
This list of web design firms located in Casuarina, Northern Territory is not a complete list, rather it is just the firms that have either been submitted or found by the editor.
If a firm no longer exists, is listed in the wrong location, or if it is not a new media firm, please feel free to email me.
Alice Springs, Casuarina, Darwin, Humpty Doo, Katherine, Palmerston & Winnellie.
australia.firmlist.com /northernterritory/casuarina.phtml   (184 words)

 Northern Territory University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
North Flinders International House is part of a network of International Houses in Australia and overseas where both local and overseas students live as a residential community.
Located on Casuarina Campus, North Flinders International House is close to the library, university amenities and the teaching area.
Northern Territory University offers a free airport pick-up service in Darwin to all international students.
www.studyabroad.com /suny/brockport/text/fourthlvl/aus_north_house.html   (198 words)

 2005 Northern Territory Election. Casuarina Electorate Profile. Australian Broadcasting Corp (ABC)
The outer northern suburbs of Darwin north and west of Trower and Lee Point Roads.
Dondas returned to Territory politics by unsuccessfully contesting Port Darwin in 2001 as an Independent.
The retirement of Dondas saw Clare Martin contest the seat for Labor in 1994, but she was defeated by the CLP's Peter Adamson, who was defeated after two terms at the 2001 election.
abc.net.au /elections/nt/2005/guide/casu.htm   (348 words)

 About HSNT
Membership is open to all individuals, families or institutions with an interest in history, especially Northern Territory history.
This is done by two means; the publication of an annual journal, Journal of Northern Territory History, and the printing and sale of edited manuscripts.
The Society has a document and photograph collection that it manages in close association with the Northern Territory Archive Service and is often able to assist with specific historical inquiries.
www.historicalsocietynt.org.au /about.htm   (347 words)

 Stateline Northern Territory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
MARK BOWLING: The fact is that street crime is down overall in the NT but trouble spots exist in Darwin's northern suburbs, a point readily acknowledged by police.
JOHN DAULBY: There has been an increase in disturbances in the northern or Casuarina area.
Now, we are dealing with them through initiatives such as Taskforce Mosquito and in fact on the weekend you would have seen reported a significant assault and rob by a juvenile at the local servo where some hours later we had rounded up four or five suspects and they have been charged.
www.abc.net.au /stateline/nt/content/2003/s851344.htm   (1080 words)

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