18 November 1994
Northern Territory Delegation attending the Launch of BIMP-EAGA Davo City. Philippines. See also Seventh Assembly First Session 29/11/1994 Parliamentary Record No: 7 Australia's Northern Territory and The East ASEAN Growth Area Ministerial Statement pp. 2026 -2034. NT Trade Delegations led by Shane Stone were highly disciplined and focused activities. Participation was by way of invitation and expression of interest. Pre-departure briefings were mandatory. Delegation members agreed a code of behaviour and to wear identifying NT ties, scarves and NT flag lapel pins when requested. Joint flags (NT and visited country flag) were also made available. An accompanying protocol officer oversaw social engagements and department officers arranged meetings and site visits. Debriefings on arrival back in the NT were optional.