Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates from the Australian Government

Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program Round 6 – approved projects

ApplicantStateAerodrome/sProjectAustralian Government Funding
$ (GST exc)

Bourke Shire Council

NSW

Wanaaring

Reseal the taxiway and apron.

50,000

Lachlan Shire Council

NSW

Lake Cargelligo

Fencing upgrade

19,281

Wentworth Shire Council

NSW

Wentworth

Fencing upgrade

19,875

Northern Territory Government

NT

Yuendumu, Willowra, Finke, Haasts Bluff

Fencing upgrades

 900,000

Northern Territory Government

NT

Alpurrululam, Delara, Willowra, Yuendumu

Resealing and line marking

1,375,000

Northern Territory Government

NT

Hermannsburg, Mount Leibig

Runway resheets

500,000

Tennant Creek Airport Pty Ltd

NT

Tennant Creek

PAPI lighting, fencing works, apron expansion and asphalt works

700,000

Barcaldine Regional Council

QLD

Aramac

Resealing works, solar lighting installation and line-marking

175,000

Barcoo Shire Council

QLD

Windorah

Pilot Activated Lighting and power upgrade

15,000

Barcoo Shire Council

QLD

Stonehenge

Pilot Activated Lighting and power upgrade

10,000

Barcoo Shire Council

QLD

Jundah

Pilot Activated Lighting and power upgrade

10,000

Carpentaria Shire Council

QLD

Karumba

IWI Upgrade, cable tie down installation and line marking

26,750

Central Highlands Regional Council

QLD

Springsure

Runway seal and line marking

79,811

Central Highlands Regional Council

QLD

Rolleston

Runway seal and line marking

69,974

Cook Shire Council

QLD

Laura and Lakeland

Runway reseal, tree clearing and gable markers.

67,500

Cook Shire Council

QLD

Cooktown

Apron line marking, tree clearing and lighting works

60,000

Croydon Shire Council

QLD

Croydon

Reseal of the runway, taxiway and apron and line marking

125,000

Paroo Shire Council

QLD

Cunnamulla

Reseal of runway, taxiway and apron, line marking and lighting works

277,243

Palm Island Aboriginal Shire Council

QLD

Palm Island

Fencing upgrade

750,000

Richmond Shire Council

QLD

Richmond

Lighting works and wind indicators

406,650

Scudo Pty Ltd

QLD

Pascoe River Station

Upgrading of the cross strip

48,000

District Council of Elliston

SA

Elliston

Fencing and gate works

35,000

District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula

SA

Port Lincoln

Resurfacing of runway

180,000

Oak Valley (Maralinga) Aboriginal Corporation

SA

Oak Valley

Drainage works, sealing of runway, taxiway and apron, solar lights and Aerodrome Reporting Officer training

778,876

The Trustee for Outback Communities Authority Trust

SA

Oodnadatta

Repair and reseal runway

367,274

The Trustee for Outback Communities Authority Trust

SA

Marla

Fencing works

84,865

Yorke Peninsula Council

SA

Yorketown

Sealing of runway

303,952

Flinders Council

(SUBSEQUENTLY WITHDRAWN)

TAS

Flinders Island

Foam bitumenisation stabilisation of the main runway

1,800,000

Kunawarritji Aboriginal Corporation

WA

Kunawarritji

Lighting upgrade

18,000

Shire of Carnarvon

WA

Carnarvon

Reseal runway, repair micro sealing of taxiway and apron, line marking

197,420

Shire of Derby West Kimberley

WA

Fitzroy Crossing

Fencing works

175,000

Shire of Laverton

WA

Laverton

Apron expansion and sealing works

279,638

Shire of Wiluna

WA

Wiluna

Runway sealing and fencing works

212,106

Yulmbu Aboriginal Corporation

WA

Yulmbu

Operationalise landing strip, taxiway and apron, fencing repairs, wind sock, solar lights, cones and Aerodrome Reporting Officer Training

85,000

Total

10,157,463