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$2.3 billion for transport infrastructure in NT Budget

The Northern Territory Government has announced major upgrades across its road network as part of the 2024-25 Budget handed down last week.

A $4.42 billion infrastructure spend was announced, including $2.3 billion in funding for roads, aerodromes, jetties and barge landings.

Here’s where some of that road funding will be spent:

$340.5 million for priority industry roads to support economic development
 $209 million for Central Arnhem Road upgrades
$189.3 million for upgrades to Plenty Highway, as part of the Outback Way corridor
$127.9 million for Northern Territory National Network roads
 $112.4 million for Buntine Highway upgrades
$80.3 million for remote and regional roads
$80.1 million for Tanami Road upgrades
$71.6 million for the Tiger Brennan Drive and Berrimah Road intersection
$66.8 million for Kakadu National Park roads
$60 million for upgrades to Port Keats Road
$51.8 million for upgrades to Tiwi Islands roads.


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