In today's bulletin:
* The Northern Territory Government has released a preliminary response to the Royal Commission into the Protection and Detention of Children. Minister for Territory Families Dale Wakefield says that the NT Government accepts the intent of all 226 recommendations.. but generally only supports half of them.
* The latest addition to the QANTAS fleet, an impressive Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner beautifully painted, to honor the art of the late Anmatyerre artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye will be landing in Alice Springs in the early hours of Friday morning.
* The Northern Territory Minister for Primary Industry and Resources says the Gunner Labor government will make a quick decision on the future of fracking in the Territory once the Inquiry panel hands down its final recommendations.