Northern Territory Young Achiever Awards

The Northern Territory Young Achiever Awards acknowledges and is grateful for the support of our partners:


Founding Partner and Prize Patron


TIO is proud to once again be supporting the Northern Territory Young Achiever Awards, as the founding partner and prize patron for over 25 years.

TIO is the only insurer with a local contact centre, claims team and assessors who live in the Territory and our products are suited to Territory conditions.

Media Partners


HOT 100 is proud to support the local community & celebrate our youth at the Northern Territory Young Achiever Awards.

HOT 100 is the Top End's best music station.


Award Category Partners


Set amongst tropical beachside gardens, Mindil Beach Casino Resort is the premier destination for those seeking a truly unforgettable experience in Australia’s Northern Territory. With the excitement of casino gaming, luxury resort accommodation, excellent amenities, spectacular pools and sunset cocktails your time with us will be unforgettable.


A customer-focused integrated rail operator, ORA provides rail service solutions in the NT, SA and NSW, including operating the 2,200km Tarcoola-to-Darwin rail line. ORA prides itself on its extensive experience, operational integrity in rail and related supply-chain sectors, and its commitment to superior operational service levels and safety focused culture.




Department of Trade, Business and Innovation

With a vision for a strong vibrant economy for all Territorians, our mission is to drive private investment and create jobs. We are positioned to attract greater investment and trade opportunities to develop the north, enabling the advancement of a skilled and capable workforce and supporting business growth and sustainability.



Department of Health

NT Health aims to achieve the best health and wellbeing for all Northern Territorians through the development, management and performance of the public health system. For the latest news and updates, follow NT Health on Facebook at



Department of Education

The Northern Territory Department of Education is focussed on ensuring that children are engaged in their education, are learning at schools and achieve the best possible outcomes as they progress through school. The department wants every child to have the best start in life and gain a bright future.


Territory Families

The Department of Territory Families, Housing and Communities is a multi-functional human services and community-focused agency that works to provide responsive, safe and quality services and programs that empower communities and improve social outcomes for Territorians.



Charles Darwin University (CDU) is an innovative, multi-sector university based in the Northern Territory. CDU teaches more than 24,000 students in over 100 regional and remote locations and across the nation through online learning. CDU is one of 5 top Australian Universities for graduate employment and salary outcomes.

        Somerville Community Services Incorporated is a non-government, not for profit, community-based organisation operating three community service arms – Disability Services, Financial Counselling Services and Housing and Homelessness Services.
Our service footprint includes Darwin, Palmerston, Katherine and Alice Springs. We prioritise and advocate for access to resources that help disadvantaged Territorians to improve their circumstances.

Glencore's McArthur River Mine is located in the Northern Territory approximately 970km south-east from Darwin and 60km south-west of its closest township, Borroloola. MRM mines one of the world’s largest zinc and lead deposits. It employs 1000 people and contributes around 20% of the value of the Territory's mining production.



 Colemans Contracting & Earthmoving have been operating in the Darwin Region since 2008. Managing Director, Lloyd Coleman offers a wealth of experience gained from over 30 years spent in Civil Construction and Earthmoving in the Northern Territory. Through effective communication with client requirements, Colemans have been able to provide a valuable service to the community as a whole.

Here at McDonald’s NT, we are proud to play an active role in our neighbourhood. Many ways we do this is by developing skills and encourage learning with all our staff, supporting groups and charities that make a difference within the community and caring for our environment. McDonald’s NT employs over 1000 staff members from Alice Springs, to Katherine and in the Darwin regions.


Supporting Partners



          Empowering, educating & creating opportunities for the generation of change makers. What makes you tick?
Join the Impact Collective and connect with others who seek to make positive change. Attend a masterclass, workshop your barriers or develop partnerships to strengthen your impact.    
Partners Julian Barry and Julie Franz have a combined 70 years of living in the Top End of the Northern Territory and Central Australia. Although most of our clients are based in Darwin, we have strong working relationships with clients in areas across the Territory including: Alice Springs, Gove, Katherine, Tennant Creek, and other remote locations. We can meet you face to face during usual office hours or at other times.
We have developed strong working relationships with our rural clients mainly using phone, Skype, and other electronic communication. We have travelled widely throughout the Territory as well and we understand the needs of people who live on both sides of the Berrimah line.
We represent a diverse cross section of the community including other lawyers, trades people, politicians, miners, doctors, academics, nurses, labourers, public servants, police, ADF, small business to medium sized business owners, remote community workers, straight and same sex couples, indigenous people, persons who speak English as a second language, and others.