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Prince Charles arrives in remote NT

Prince Charles has been given a traditional indigenous welcome to Australia’s Northern Territory.

The Prince of Wales will spend his last few days in Australia in the Northern Territory.

The Prince of Wales will spend his last few days in Australia in the Northern Territory.

Arriving in Gove, Charles was handed a woomera – a traditional spear-throwing device – as he was greeted by aboriginal leader Galarrwuy Yunupingu.

He was then presented with a feather-stringed headdress and string basket before a colourful welcome ceremony featuring singing and dancing.

He will visit the Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Arts Centre, which showcases the work of the indigenous community, including initiatives led by the Gumatj clan.

He is spending the final two days of his 16th tour of Australia in the NT.

Last Wednesday, he open the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast and has spent time in Brisbane, Bundaberg, Cairns and Vanuatu.

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