Middle Point Village

Middle Point including the village was the former home of Territory Rice Limited which gained a Miscellaneous Lease from the Commonwealth to develop the area for rice production. The lease agreement enabled Territory Rice Limited to develop housing, shopping facilities, amenities other community facilities and services such as roads, railways, airstrips, canals, dams, channels, embankments etc.   The site now holds key accommodation for research activities and workers within the area, including Beatrice Hill Farm and the University Research Facility within the old village site.  The NT Land Corporation has held a Crown Lease Perpetual over the area since 1995.