Department of the Legislative Assembly, Northern Territory Government

Infrastructure Delivery in Territory Growth Towns


11th Assembly


103. Infrastructure Delivery in Territory Growth Towns

Mr Giles to MINISTER for Construction


    In relation to the delivery of infrastructure in Northern Territory Growth Towns:

    For each of the identified growth towns of Maningrida, Wadeye, Borroloola, Galiwinku, Nguiu, Gunbalanya, Milingimbi, Ngukurr, Numbulwar, Angurugu/Umbakumba, Gapuwiyak, Yuendumu, Yirrkala, Lajamanu, Daguragu/Kalkarindji, Ramingining, Hermannsburg, Papunya, Elliott and Ali Curung –

    1. What planning has been put in place to answer the needs of the proposed growth towns in each of the following areas:
        (a) Water supply;
        (b) Waste water management (sewerage);
        (c) Waste materials management (landfill and other waste disposal);
        (d) Energy supply;
        (e) Identified source and supply of construction materials;
        (f) Community and Civic Facilities;
        (g) Education and training facilities;
        (h) Health, aged care and disability facilities;
        (i) Recreation and sporting facilities and management of public open space;
        (j) Public housing construction; and
        (k) Transport and roads, both within the towns and between major centres.


Answered on 05/08/2010

Last updated: 04 Aug 2016