“My team and I are ready to govern for all territorians and our plan will deliver the economic prosperity and the community safety territorians deserve.”

Lia Finocchiaro

Opposition Leader



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Bowden more interested in showboating than fixing tourism reputation

Media Release from Shadow Minister for Tourism and Hospitality Marie-Clare Boothby MLA: Tourism Minister Joel Bowden showed in estimates that the Lawler Labor Government has no plans to repair the damage to our tourism reputation from crime. “Minister Bowden was too busy showboating about his former footy career and passing around a football as well…

Labor’s crime crisis exposed again

Media Release from Leader of the Opposition Lia Finocchiaro: The alarming crime crisis under this government has been exposed with admissions of an explosion in assaults on police and calls to 000 in the past year. Under sustained questioning in Estimates, Police Minister Brent Potter admitted 199,000 calls to the emergency call centre are forecast…

The Forgotten Games

Media Release from Shadow Minister for Major Events Josh Burgoyne MLA: The Alice Springs Masters Games could be cancelled for a staggering fourth time by the NT Labor Government it was revealed in Estimates today. Under questioning, Minister for Major Events, Brent Potter, admitted: There was doubt around whether the 2024 Games would go ahead…

The Opposition Backs Fishing

Media Release from Shadow Minister for Agribusiness and Fisheries Josh Burgoyne and Shadow Minister for Recreational Fishing Gerard Maley MLA: The Lawler Government has been forced into a humiliating position to end commercial fishing thanks to its inability to negotiate a future for the industry. After eight years in government the Lawler Government has at…

Territory All Wrong Under Labor: Crime Up and Economy Down

Media Release from Leader of the Opposition Lia Finocchiaro: The Chief Minister, Eva Lawler, in Estimates today, continued to show how out of touch she is on the state of the Territory economy. Under questioning in Estimates, Eva Lawler, also the Treasurer, said, “I absolutely take 100% responsibility for the economy and the economy in…

Home Ownership Dreams Disappear under Labor

Media Release from Leader of the Opposition Lia Finocchiaro MLA and Shadow Minister for Business, Jobs and Training Marie-Clare Boothby MLA: Territory Labor’s reckless economic management has seen new home loans collapse. Stark figures that show a paltry 6 new loans were committed for construction of new homes during the month of April. The lending…