Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program round 10—approved projects

Applicant State/ Territory Aerodrome Project Australian Government Funding (GST exc) $
Wirrimanu Aboriginal Corporation WA Balgo Hill Airstrip Re-sheet and re-contouring of airstrip to support all weather operations and alleviate risk of closure during wet season 2,745,000
Warmun Community (Turkey Creek) Inc WA Warmun Airstrip Pilot Activated Lighting (PAL) and Windsock system, flight navigation procedures and CASA airstrip certification 500,000
Ardyaloon Inc WA Ardyaloon Airstrip Seal current gravel strip to provide all-weather surface with dust suppression 863,106
Nipapanha Community Aboriginal Corp SA Nipapanha (Nepabunna) Angepena Airstrip Construction of airside passenger shelter and installation of helipad LED lighting 30,705
District Council of Ceduna SA Ceduna Airport Resealing of Runway 11/29, line-marking and upgrade of runway and taxiway lighting to LED 527,972
District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula SA Port Lincoln Airport Runway 01/19 remediation and re-seal of runway (including shoulders), taxiway and apron and line-marking 661,504
Eibarooc Pty Ltd SA Coorabie Airstrip Resurface airstrip and purchase new Solar Airfield Lighting 59,850
Blinman Progress Assoc Inc SA Blinman Airstrip Resurfacing of main runway to ensure           all-weather availability 149,750
Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council QLD Lockhart River Aerodrome Aeronautical Ground Lighting Upgrade 2,956,799
Aurukun Shire Council QLD Aurukun Aerodrome Purchase and installation of Aerodrome Weather Information Service (AWIS) system 436,600
Maranoa Regional Council QLD Injune Aerodrome Lighting Upgrade 145,324
Woorabinda Aboriginal Council QLD Woorabinda Airstrip Resurfacing and line marking of runway and aprons and lighting upgrade 889,752
Balonne Shire Council QLD Saint George Airport Lighting upgrade and replacement of part of fencing 200,000
Etheridge Shire Council QLD Mount Surprise & Einasleigh airstrips Replacement of current fence with animal exclusion fencing around airstrips 450,000
Kowanyama Aboriginal Shire Council QLD Kowanyama Airport Runway reseal and restoration of taxiway 1,443,440
Marthakal Homelands and Resource Centre Aboriginal Corp NT Elcho Island Airport Generator back-up system 125,835
Northern Territory Government NT Nyirripi Aerodrome Perimeter fence upgrade 300,000
Northern Territory Government NT Various NT airstrips Windsock Pole and Signal Circle Black Matting Upgrades 200,000
Northern Territory Government NT Willowra Aerodrome Apron and Taxiway Seal Upgrades 200,000
Northern Territory Government NT Oenpelli Aerodrome Perimeter fence upgrade 400,000
Bogan Shire Council NSW Nyngan Airport Lighting upgrade 116,550