Department of the Legislative Assembly, Northern Territory Government

Employment and Business Opportunities in Territory Growth Towns


11th Assembly


104. Employment and Business Opportunities in Territory Growth Towns

Mr Giles to MINISTER for Business and Employment

    In relation to employment opportunities and business development services to 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) employment opportunities;
        (b) education and training facilities; and
        (c) tourism business options.

    2. In each town;
        (a) what is the current number of private and public (including local government) sector, full time equivalent, positions of employment.


Answered on 17/06/2010

Last updated: 04 Aug 2016