Northern Territory Government

Northern Territory Budget 2017-18

Regional Highlights

Northern Territory regions

Darwin

  • $379.9 million for better schools and training
  • $100 million for City Deals to redevelop and revitalise infrastructure in the Darwin CBD
  • $9.7 million to construct a replacement Nightcliff renal facility

Palmerston & Litchfield

  • $201.8 million for safer communities
  • $100 million contribution towards the construction of a ship lift facility
  • $12 million for stages 1 and 2 of the industrial subdivision at Darwin Business Park North

Top End Rural

  • $41.1 million for better health
  • $6 million for the Bathurst Island Airstrip reconstruction and extension
  • $4.2 million to support economic development

Katherine

  • $121.4 million for better schools and training
  • $7.3 million to support economic development
  • $2.45 million for Nitmiluk National Park infrastructure upgrades as part of the four-year $10 million program

Central Australia

  • $150.36 million for safer communities
  • $20 million for City Deals redevelop and revitalise infrastructure in the Alice Springs CBD
  • $6 million to replace the Alice Springs women's shelter

East Arnhem

  • $119.9 million for better schools and training
  • $61.7 million under national partnership agreements for new housing, upgrades and property and tenancy management
  • $2 million to widen the seal at Milingimbi Airstrip

Barkly

  • $31.7 million for better health
  • $21.67 million for safer communities
  • $5 million to upgrade Purkiss Reserve sporting facilities

Territory Wide

  • $1.75 billion infrastructure spend including $250 million for economic stimulus packages
  • $1.1 billion over 10 years for the Remote Housing Investment Package
  • $45 million over four years for a new policing management system