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The Tiwi Newsletter

The Tiwi is a bimonthly newsletter produced for Tiwi people and friends of Tiwi People. Please subscribe here if you're interested. 


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The Tiwi Issue 36 - April/May 2018

  • Chairman’s Words
  • EMC Notes
  • The Vernon Islands
  • 12th Tiwi SRC Meeting
  • Tiwi Ranger work with turtle researchers
  • Place and Partnership Conference
  • RISE Program – opportunity for Tiwi students
  • The Hayden Reynolds Tiwi College Program

The Tiwi Issue 35 - February/March 2018.pdf

  • Chairman's Election 2018
  • Closing the Gap Campaign
  • Deputy CEO Message
  • Swedish Ambassador visit
  • Training at Tiwi Enterprises
  • XCC Graduates
  • Nguiu Garage new service
  • NT Gambling Project
  • 10 Years Tiwi College


The Tiwi Issue 34 - December 2017/January 2018.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • EMC Notes
  • Tiwi Enterprises update
  • Ranger Training
  • Midway meets the TPC
  • Tiwi College
  • Sealink
     


The Tiwi Issue 33 - October/November 2017.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Farewell Larry Tessmann
  • Barnaby Joyce's visit
  • EMC Notes
  • Better health and longer lives
  • 10th SRC meeting
  • Tiwi Contractors update
  • Nguiu Club back on track
  • Job vacancies
  • NT Alcohol Policies
  • Climate Change workshop
  • Electricity Grid update
  • Tiwi Coastal License update
  • Don't attract crocodiles
  • Tiwi College
  • Come to Darwin for the footy
     


The Tiwi Issue 32 - August/September 2017.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • EMC Notes
  • Sister Dorothy Fuller
  • Oyster trail going strong
  • Tiwi Islands grid connect
  • More work on cats
  • Kimberly Ranger Forum
  • Apprentices Tiwi College
  • Tiwi College term 3
  • Lightning Carnival 2017
     


The Tiwi Issue 31 - June/July 2017.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • EMC Notes 
  • Sister Dorothy Fuller
  • Oyster trail going strong
  • Tiwi Islands grid connect
  • Grid connect map
  • More work on cats
  • Kimberly Ranger Forum 
  • Apprentices Tiwi College 
  • Tiwi College term 3
  • Lightning Carnival 2017


The Tiwi Issue 30 - April/May 2017.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • EMC Notes
  • Banana Freckle update
  • Melville Island Mammal declines fought with fire
  • Tiwi Enterprises update
  • Mantiyupwi Family update
  • Tiwi Contractors Pty. Ltd. 
  • Climate Change Workshop
  • Tiwi College - Introducing the new Principal
  • TIFL Grand Final
     


The Tiwi Issue 29 - February/March 2017.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • TLC Organisational Structure
  • Governor General Visits the Tiwi Islands
  • Our Sister Anne Gardiner AM Senior Australian of 2017
  • Executive Management Committee, EMC's notes
  • TIFL Season 2016-17
  • Farewell Jodie
  • Nguiu Club Newsletter 
  • Tiwi College - Starting he Year
  • Tiwi Bombers Youth Girls
  • Xavier Graduates
     


The Tiwi Issue 28 - November/December 2016.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • EMC's Notes
  • Farewell to Barbie and Allen
  • Tiwi Plants and Animals
  • Tiwi Seasons
  • Tiwi Land Council - Team Building Workshop
  • Tiwi Marine Ranger DVD
  • Martin Clunes on the Tiwi Islands
  • Tiwi College - Hayden-Reynolds Garden Family Day
  • A Prosperous 2017
     


The Tiwi Issue 27 - August/September 2016.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • EMC's Notes
  • Signing of the Woodchip Sales Contract
  • Tiwi Science Reference Committee
  • Tiwi Fire Roadshow
  • The Tiwi Enterprise Story 
  • End of an Era at TITEB
  • News from Munupi Family Trust
  • Ampiliwayakina - In Memoriam 
  • Tiwi College at Essendon
  • Tiwi Bus Service - Timetable
     


The Tiwi Issue 26 - June/July 2016 .pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Mr Kalippa OAM - In Memorium
  • Mr Kalippa OAM - 1934-2016
  • Matthius Ulungura statue unveiled 
  • Nguiu Club - end of administration
  • Letter from Sergeant Renae McGarvie
  • NT Fisheries Agreement Consultation
  • Possible Cane Toad sighting at Wurrumiyanga 
  • TPC briefing and update
  • Banana Freckle update 
  • Tiwi School Fire Week 2016
  • Launch of the Tuparipiya Bus Service
     


The Tiwi Issue 25 - April/May 2016.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • 2016 Kulama Time 
  • EMC's Notes & Quiz
  • Science Reference Committee
  • French cruise ship visits the Tiwi 
  • Jilamara makes world news
  • Patakijiyali Museum 
  • Land Rangers recognised
  • Goose Creek - message from TOs
  • CSIRO News
  • Xavier Cadets
  • Children Safety
  • Tiwi College Report - Our Story
  • Breast Screen Notice
  • Tiwi Grand Final
     


The Tiwi Issue 24 - February/March 2016.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Port Melville - 2nd Shipment
  • EMC's Notes 
  • Keep to the facts
  • Dolphin and Dugong aerial surveys
  • Act of Tiwi solidarity
  • Tiwi Rock Oyster project
  • Banana Freckle update
  • Tiwi carbon workshop
  • Quiz
  • Message from Member for Arafura
  • Tiwi College Report
  • Job Ad
  • Tiwi Grand Final
     


The Tiwi Issue 23 - December 2015/January 2016.pdf

  • Chaiman's Words
  • Celebrating our first 'chip-ship'
  • 1st Woodchip Shipment Briefing
  • EMC's Notes
  • Message from the NT Government
  • Tiwi Enterprises News
  • CSIRO work experience for Tiwi College student
  • Message from Member for Arafura
  • Tiwi College - 2015 best year
  • Tiwi Buisness Centre Recognised
     

The Tiwi Issue 22 - October/November 2015.pdf

 

  • Chairman's Words
  • Port Melville Mission Statement 
  • EMC's Notes 
  • Port Melville News 
  • Plantations Environmental Audit
  • Port Environmental Approvals 
  • Mantiyupwi News
  • Milikapiti Farn and Nursery
  • Quiz
  • New look for Radio Room
  • Message from Member for Arafura
  • Northern Glider Reasearch 
  • Science Week
  • Tiwi Protecting Agriculture
  • Menzies' Birth Cohort Study
  • Job Vacancy Notice
     


The Tiwi Issue 21 - August/Septembet 2015.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Executive Management Committee
  • EMC's Notes 
  • Tiwi Science Reference Committee meets at Yapilika
  • Feral Cats
  • Fire Upgade
  • Port Melville News
  • Tiwi Rangers Shine on Solar
  • Indigenous Literacy Foundation
  • Tiwi Bus Service

     


The Tiwi Issue 20 - June/July 2015.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • UN Environment Award
  • EMC Notes
  • Tiwi Forests - harvest begins
  • Port Melville update
  • Unique environmental values
  • Myrtle Rust disease found
  • Mantiyupwi progresses
  • Tiwi Fire Week 2015
  • Poster Competition for Fire Week
  • Tiwi Islands Adventures
  • Tiwi College term 3
  • Tiwi Knowledge Calendars 
     


The Tiwi Issue 19 - April/May 2015.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Tiwi Forests - History made
  • Tiwi Resources and Tiwi Forests
  • EMC Notes
  • NT Cheif Minister visit port
  • Port Melville update
  • It;s nearly fire time!
  • Quiz
  • Tiwi SRC meets in Melbourne
  • Member's Message
  • Tiwi College - Respect
  • Senior Boys Art
     


The Tiwi Issue 18 - February/March 2015.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • EMC Notes
  • Mantiyupwi gives back
  • Tiwi Enterprises - Colin returns
  • New Oyster trail
  • Barge Landing project progress
  • Quiz
  • Forestry and Port Melville
  • Development at Port
  • Message from Member for Arafura
  • Xavier College 
  • Find the Word
  • Banana Freckle update
  • Tiwi Ferry - new schedule and fares
     


The Tiwi Issue 17 - December 2014/January 2015.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Executive Managers' Notes
  • Quiz
  • Forestry Harvest nearly there
  • Tiwi Science Reference Committee
  • Historic Fisheries Agreement
  • Development at Port Melville
  • Tiwi Enterprises' successful 2014
  • It's Weed Time
  • XCCW Graduation
  • Work Experience at CSIRO
  • Chief Minister's Award
  • Remote Health Award
  • Murrupurtiyanuwu goes to Town
  • Tiwi Bombers
  • Tiwi Ashes at Tiwi College 
  • Merry Christman & Happy New Year 2015 
     


The Tiwi Issue 28 - November/December 2016.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • EMC's Notes
  • Farewell to Barbie and Allen
  • Tiwi Plants and Animals
  • Tiwi Seasons
  • Tiwi Land Council - Team Building Workshop
  • Tiwi Marine Ranger DVD
  • Martin Clunes on the Tiwi Islands
  • Tiwi College - Hayden-Reynolds Garden Family Day
  • A Prosperous 2017
     


The Tiwi Issue 15 - August/September 2014.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Infrastructure Conference 
  • Manager's Notice
  • Tiwi Enterprises a Thriving Business
  • Small Mammal and Fire Regimes
  • Islanders need boats and skills
  • Creating own business
  • Tiwi College - The HR-Project
  • Tiwi Bombers - Support
  • Quiz
  • Croc eats croc on Melville
  • 20th Wedding Anniversary
  • Find the Word
     


The Tiwi Issue 14 - June/July 2014.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Governance Training
  • Manager's Notes
  • Turtle Research
  • Banana freckle update
  • Hooking into business
  • NTG Leasing Proposal Process
  • Tiwi College - Learning the craft
  • Rioli to Coach Tiwi Bombers
  • Quiz
  • Fly Tiwi Timetable
  • Dates, Times and Locations
     


The Tiwi Issue 13 - Apri/lMay 2014.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Port Melville Operations Agreement
  • Wurrumiyanga Township Lease
  • 2007 - 2014 Review
  • Munupi Landowners MOU
  • Manager's Notes
  • Tiwi College - Respect
  • New Job Opportunities 
  • Top End Marine Supply Base
  • Interactive Historic Records
  • Quiz
  • Tiwi Bombers
  • Fly Tiwi Timetable
  • Tiwi Ferry - New Timetable
     


The Tiwi Issue 12 - February/March 2014.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Port Melville Port Corp Update
  • TPC and Mitsui sign MOU
  • History of Tiwi Forests
  • Manager's Notes
  • Quiz
  • Banana freckle disease
  • Leasing Land - Update
  • Mining at Lethbridge closure
  • Tiwi College - Respect
  • Member's Message
  • Tiwi Chef
  • Heart Foundation
  • Tiwi Bombers
     


The Tiwi Issue 11 - December 2013/January 2014.pdf

  • Chairman's Words 
  • TIA wins major Tourism Award
  • Manager's Notes
  • Memorandum of Understanding
  • Member's Message
  • Tiwi Enterprises
  • Feral cats and native wildlife
  • First Year 12 graduates on Tiwi
  • Quiz
  • CSIRO teach Tiwi College students
  • Compter for every child at MCPS
  • Tiwi Super Trees
  • Find the Word
  • Ferry Christmas Timetable
     


The Tiwi Issue 10 - October/November 2013.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Mr. Kerinaiua - In Memoriam
  • Tiwi Forests - Red Goshawk
  • TPC - Environmental Audit
  • Working Together TIA + Mili-Farm
  • Quiz
  • Manager's Notes
  • Built a Wharf - Port Melville 
  • Tiwi Bombers - Membership
  • NTFL Premier League Draw
  • Member's Message
  • Tiwi College 
  • Tiwi Ashes 2013
  • Tiwi Islands Ferry - Schedule
     


The Tiwi Issue 9 - August/September 2013.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Port Melville makes progress
  • Joyful Moments
  • Training Ship
  • Forestry Harvest 
  • Managers' Notes
  • Quiz
  • Port Melville Quarantine
  • TITEB New Job Program
  • Member's Message
  • TLC Operations Centre at Picka
  • Pedro in America
  • Tiwi Bombers 
  • Find a Word
     


The Tiwi Issue 8 - June/July 2013.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Jobs at Tiwi Islands Adventures
  • Manager's Notes
  • Diamond Wedding Jubilee
  • Feral Cats
  • 2013 Turtle Research Results
  • Quiz
  • Tiwi College 
  • Think about your Burning
  • Member's Message
  • Healthly 
  • Fort Dundas
  • Tiwi Bombers
  • Find the Word
     


The Tiwi Issue 7 - April/May 2013.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Bathurst Island Lodge Open
  • Manager's Notes
  • Quiz
  • Fire Ants - Eradication Success
  • Tiwi College - Peaceful Picka 
  • Member's Message
  • Opening or Piliyamanyirra Shop
  • Tiwi Islands Grand Final 
  • Tiwi Bombers
  • Tapalinga Award Winners
  • NT Government Meetings
  • Celebrating Piliyamanyirra
     


The Tiwi Issue 6 - February/March 2013.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Corporate Governance Training 
  • Will for the Tiwi
  • Manager's Notes
  • New Tiwi Art Book
  • Going Down
  • Quiz
  • Message from Member of Arafura
  • Tiwi Bombers
  • Tiwi College "Respect" Term 1
     


The Tiwi Issue 5 - December 2012/January 2013.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • MCPS AQward
  • Good to know
  • Buffalo Herd Management
  • Manager's Notes
  • TIA Bathurst Island Lodge
  • Nursery at Tiwi Plantations
  • Message from Member of Arafura 
  • Piliyamanyirra Shopping Centrre
  • Five years Mantiyupwi Pty. Ltd. 
  • Wulirankuwu Pty. Ltd. 
  • Tiwi Corporate meet NT Ministers
  • Quiz
  • Youth Drop in Centre opening
  • Tiwi Bombers
  • Tiwi Ashes 2012
  • Learning Pottery the Tiwi Way
  • Munupi Art Christmas Sale
     


The Tiwi Issue 4 - October/November 2012.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Tiwi Resources
  • Manager's Notes 
  • Whale in Shark Bay
  • Timothy Cook's Telstra
  • Maralampuwi's Arafura win
  • Purrapimayi Shopping Centre
  • Quiz
  • Alberta Puruntatameri retired
  • Search & Rescue Exercise
  • Tiwi Forestry Environmental Audit
  • Forestry Clearing at Kilu-Impini
  • Stray Cane Toad
  • Liquor Act 
  • Old Sawmill
  • Tiwi College and Matilda
  • Tiwi College's partnership with Scotch College
  • The Tiwi Ashes 2012
  • Funeral and Ceremony Money
  • Tiwi Bombers New Chairman
  • Tiwi Magic brings Jobe the Brownlow
     


The Tiwi Issue 3 - August/September 2012.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • TIA Bathurst Island Lodge
  • Manager's Notes 
  • Rubbish and Respect
  • Munupi Art
  • Tiwi Fire Week 
  • Burnt Plantations
  • Tiwi Forests
  • Traditional Owners burn their country for carbon
  • Red Goshawk
  • Quiz
  • Welcome Students
  • Mantiyupwi Family Trust 
  • Old Canoe arrives
  • Tiwi Bombers 
  • Ted Egan Connection
     


The Tiwi Issue 2 - June/July 2012.pdf

  • Chairman's Words
  • Matilda Sand Mining
  • Manager's Notes
  • Farewell
  • Tiwi Forests
  • Tiwi Super Tree
  • Tiwi College Gardens
  • Quiz
  • Tiwi Enterprises = Good Services
  • Science gives good information 
  • Turtle Research
  • Supreme Tiwi Footballers
  • No Fires
     


The Tiwi Issue 1 - April 2012.pdf

  • Chairman word of welcome
  • New chairman
  • Tiwi Tourism Market
  • Tiwi Islands Adventures
  • Tiwi Forests
  • Port Melville
  • Island Grids for Communicationa and Electricity
  • Tiwi Islands Fire Management
  • Environment Management
  • Tiwi College
  • Township Leasing
  • New Release of DVD
  • Permit System for visitors on the Tiwi Islands
  • Something Extra
  • From our Archive