Government has a great plan to get people into the NT but in reality we know that people will stay in the NT. If it is not the flies, costs, anti-social behavior it is distance. The place is in the middle of somewhere nobody wants to be in.
Gateway to Asia has been a mantra for well over 100 years. The Asians know that the NT is not the place to be.
Spray a bit of purple paint around and all our ills will be cured!