General Reference

Brock, J & Edmeades, B (1995) Remnant vegetation map, Darwin municipality. 1:25 000 map sheet, Greening Australia NT & CCNT, Darwin

Brooker, MIH & Kleinig, DA (1994). A field guide to eucalypts. Vol 3, p86. Inkata Press, Sydney.

Cameron,  McNamara (December 1980) Draft Report on Drainage Concepts for Palmerston, Department of Lands, Darwin

Cameron,  McNamara (August 1982) A Soil Conservation Program for Urban Development at Palmerston NT., PDA Darwin

Cameron, McNamara (September 1985) The Use of Underground Water for Irrigation Purposes in Palmerston, PDA, Darwin

CDU (Palmerston Campus) Diploma of Conservation & Land Management students 2006, Mitchell Creek Management Plan

Conservation Commission of the NT (February 1982) Report on the Existing Timber Stands at Palmerston. CCNT Darwin

Dames and Moore (March 1981) Environmental Report on Mangrove Systems Palmerston Area, Darwin PDA, NT

Denny, S & Brock, J (June 1995) Greening Australia NT – Mitchells Creek Palmerston, Resource Assessment and management recommendations

Department of Transport and Works (February 1994) Palmerston Groundwater Investigation 1983

Department of Transport and Works (August 1994) Palmerston Urban Hydrology Study

Department of Lands, Housing and Local Government (1995) Palmerston Land Use Concept Plan (draft base map) Strategic land Use Planning Branch DLH&LG, Darwin

Department of Lands, Planning and Environment,GHD & Ecosystems (June 1996) Mitchell Creek Parkland Palmerston NT -Drainage and Environmental Study

Fogarty, P, Howe, D & Dunlop, C (1979) The Land Units of the Darwin Area, Land Conservation Unit, CCNT, Darwin NT

Gutteridge,Haskins & Davey (February 1984) Design Report on Palmerston Sewerage –  Eastern Trunk Sewer (Rosebery). PDA, Darwin

Hadden, K (1993) Soil conservation handbook for parks & reserves in the NT. Technical Report No 54 CCNT, Darwin

Lau, JE (1985) Geology. in Wood BG, Fogerty PJ & Day KJ, (eds). The land systems of the Darwin region., pp 39-43. Technical Report No 24 CCNT Darwin

Lawrie, J (August 1984)Palmerston Urban Hydrology Study, Department of T&W, Darwin

Liehne, Peter and Company (February 1983) Interim Control Measures for Biting Insects in Palmerston

Liehne, Peter and Company (June 1983) Mosquito and Biting Midge Investigations Palmerston – Progress Reports 1 to 7, Palmerston Development Authority

Liehne, Peter and Company (1983) Mosquito and Biting Midge Investigations Palmerston – Progress Reports 8 to 11, Palmerston Development Authority

Liehne, Peter and Company (January 1985) Mosquito and Biting Midge Investigations Palmerston – 1982-1985 Palmerston Development Authority

Liehne, P and Davis,G (January 1983) Biting Midgies (Sand Flies) at Palmerston. Report to the Palmerston Development Authority

Liehne, P and Davis,G  (1983) Biting Insects at Palmerston – Mosquitoes. July 1983 Report to the Palmerston Development Authority

Liehne, P and Whelan, P  (1983) Interim Control Measures for Biting Insects at Palmerston. February 1983. Report to the Palmerston Development Authority

Liehne, P and Co, (January 1985) Mosquito and Biting Midge Investigations 1982-1985

Northern Territory Department of Health, (1983) Biting Insects at Palmerston (Mosquitoes)

NT Department of Health, (1983) Biting Insects Considerations for Palmerston Dry Season

Qureshi, Hyat (February 1984) Palmerston groundwater investigations 1983, Department of T&W, Darwin.

Snowy Mountains Engineering Corp (SMEC) (June 1985) Palmerston: Assessment of Existing Grassed Trunk Stormwater Drains Stage 1 Studies, PDA Darwin

Snowy Mountains Engineering Corp (SMEC) (June 1986) Palmerston: Assessment of Existing Grassed Trunk Stormwater Drains Stage 2 Studies, 2 Volumes , Department of T&W,  Darwin

Snowy Mountains Engineering Corp (SMEC) (March 1987) Palmerston: Assessment of Existing Grassed Trunk Stormwater Drains Additional Analysis, Department of T&W,  Darwin

Territory Research Associates (November 1981) Palmerston Landscaping Issues Cost-Benefit Consideration of Options for Various Land Use Types Part 1

Territory Research Associates (November 1984) Review of landscaping reports, PDA , Darwin

Vanden Broek, PH (1980) Engineering geology of Darwin East, NT (BMR Bulletin) Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics, Department of National Development and Energy, Canberra

Whelan, P (1983) Biting Insect Considerations for Palmerston, 1983 Dry Season. Palmerston Development Authority

Whelan, P (1991) Biting Midge Investigations near Darwin and their implications for Urban Planning

Whelan, P and Kelton (1992) Common mosquitoes in the NT. Description of species, habitats and disease potential. T.H.S. Casuarina NT

Whelan, P (1994) Biting Insect investigation, Palmerston. Medical Entomology Branch, NT Department of Health and Community Services, Darwin

Whelan, P (June 1995) Biting Midgies and the Shoal Bay Defence Facility Darwin.  A Report to CMPS&F, THS Casuarina NT

Whelan, P (1995c) (June 1995) Biting Insects and the Golf Course Estate Palmerston. 

Willing and Partners (April 1981) Regional Stormwater Drainage Investigations, Palmerston, PDA, Darwin

Willing and Partners (February 1982) Trunk Stormwater Drainage Design Report Palmerston, PDA, Darwin

Willing and Partners (November 1984) Mitchells Creek Formalisation Stage 1, PDA Darwin

Willing and Partners (March 1985) Design and Documentation – Moulden Oval and Carpark, PDA Darwin

Wood BG, Fogerty, PJ & Day, KJ (1985) The land systems of the Darwin Region. Technical Report No 24, CCNT Darwin


Alford, B (October 2000) Mitchells Creek Palmerston, sites of historical or heritage significance

Heritage Surveys (August 1994) Archaeological Survey of the proposed Palmerston alternative access road, NT. Unpublished Report to Sleeman Dunkley Treacy Maunsell Pty Ltd

Heritage Surveys (1995) Archaeological survey of the proposed Darwin-Alice Springs Railway, Adelaide River origin 26.0 to 101.3km. Unpublished report to Australian National Rail.

Heritage Surveys (August 1999) 17.5 Mile Camp – A Report – WWII archaeological site at Mitchell Creek, Palmerston

Hiscock P and Mitchell S (1992) Stage II archaeological survey of the proposed Telecom Darwin- Katherine optical fibre route. Unpublished Reprot to Telecom Australai.

Hunt, S (2007) The 17½ mile WW II Camp Site -CDU Palmerston Campus – Diploma of CLM/Assessment 2: Site report,

Pearce, H & Alford, B (2006) A Wartime Journey; Stuart Highway Heritage Guide.

McKenzie-Smith, GR (1995) Australia’s Forgotten Army Volume 2. Defending the Northern Gateways Northern Territory and Torres Strait 1938-1945. Grimwade Publications, Canberra

Rayner, RJ (1995) The Army and the Defence of Darwin Fortress. Exploding Myths of the Critical Phase ’til September 1942. Rudder Press. Plumpton.


NRETAS (2006) Land Clearing Guidelines.  Technical Report No 27/2002

Eco- tourism


Beatty, R (22/2/99) Vertebrate Fauna Survey of Mitchell Creek Catchment. dissertation, NTU Faculty of Science,

Hills, LA (1991) Mission grass (Pennisetum polystachion), Agnote No 453, NT Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries




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