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Senator Robert Hill
Leader of the Government in the Senate
Minister for the Environment

Media Release

Hill Visit to Northern Territory


1 April 1996
(49/96)


Federal Environment Minister Robert Hill will visit the Northern Territory on Wednesday April 3 and Thursday April 4. (Departing Canberra Tuesday evening.)

On Wednesday in Darwin the Minister will meet with Chief Minister Shane Stone as well as holding separate meetings with the Northern Lands Council and environment groups.

On Thursday the Minister will inspect the Ranger mine operations and take an aerial inspection of the Jabiluka and Koongarra sites.

He will also meet with the Kakadu Management Board.

Media inquiries about this trip should be directed to Matt Brown on 015 396 773 or 0419 693 515.

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