Applicant Organisation Project Title Project Description Project Location State Grant Approved Total Project Cost
Barcaldine Regional Council Aramac Aerodrome Upgrade The project will repair and reseal the runway and taxiway and install a full solar runway lighting system at Aramac Aerodrome. The project will enhance safety and access for all airport users including the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Aramac QLD $175,000 $350,000
Barcoo Shire Council Stonehenge Aerodrome Pilot Activated Lighting System and Backup Emergency Lighting The project will purchase and install a pilot activated lighting control system and LED battery operated backup emergency lighting. The project will provide safer and enhanced landing at Stonehenge Aerodrome. Stonehenge QLD $10,000 $20,000
Barcoo Shire Council Jundah Aerodrome Pilot Activated Lighting System and Backup Emergency Lighting The project will purchase and install a pilot activated lighting control system and LED battery operated backup emergency lighting. The project will provide safer and enhanced landing at Jundah Aerodrome. Jundah QLD $10,000 $20,000
Barcoo Shire Council Windorah Aerodrome Pilot Activated Lighting System and Power Upgrade The project will upgrade the main power box, pilot activated lighting control system and LED battery operated backup emergency lighting at Windorah Aerodrome. The project will enhance safety and access for all airport users. Windorah QLD $15,000 $30,000
Bourke Shire Council Reseal of Wanaaring Taxi-way and Apron The project will reseal the taxi-way and apron at the Wanaaring Airstrip. The project will enhance safety and access for all airport users including the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Wanaaring NSW $50,000 $100,000
Carpentaria Shire Council Karumba Airport Repairs and Upgrades The project will repair the illuminated wind indicator lighting to make it functional during the night and install new tie-down cables for light aircraft at the General Aviation apron, and establish a yellow/red/yellow parking clearance line between the General Aviation apron and the Regular Public Transport apron. The project will enhance safety for Karumba Airport users.
Karumba QLD $26,750 $53,500
Central Highlands Regional Council Rolleston Airstrip Repairs and Upgrade The project will clear and remove vegetation and pavement, construct the bituminous seal of runway surface and apply pavement paint markings at Rolleston Airstrip. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety and enable the aerodrome to operate with improved safety under a wider range of weather conditions. Rolleston QLD $69,947 $139,895
Central Highlands Regional Council Springsure Airstrip Repairs and Upgrade The project will clear and remove vegetation and the pavement, seal the runway and apply pavement paint markings at Springsure Airstrip. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety and enable the aerodrome to operate with improved safety under a wider range of weather conditions. Springsure QLD $79,811 $159,623
Cook Shire Council Cooktown Aerodrome Safety Upgrade Works The project will undertake apron line marking, tree clearing and replacement of apron floodlights and runway lights with LED lighting at Cooktown Aerodrome. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety and enable the aerodrome to operate with improved safety under a wider range of weather conditions. Cooktown QLD $60,000 $120,000
Cook Shire Council Laura and Lakeland Aerodrome Safety Upgrades The project will reseal the sealed runway, grade and compact the unsealed runway at Laura Aerodrome and purchase and install new gable markers at Lakeland Aerodrome. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety and enable both aerodromes to operate with improved safety under a wider range of weather conditions.
Laura and Lakeland QLD $67,500 $135,000
Croydon Shire Council Croydon Aerodrome Reseal The project will reseal the Croydon Aerodrome runway, taxiway and apron. The upgrade will provide a safe, all weather runway for aircraft, particularly the Royal Flying Doctor Service for scheduled medical clinics, emergencies and aeromedical evacuations. Croydon QLD $125,000 $250,000
District Council of Elliston Elliston Airport Fencing The project will install kangaroo proof fencing around the perimeter of the Elliston Airport making it a safer airport especially for the Royal Flying Doctor Service who operate mainly during night time hours. Elliston SA $35,000 $70,000
District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula Port Lincoln Airport Unsealed Runway Upgrade The Port Lincoln Airport unsealed runway upgrade project will replace 1200 metres of the existing buckshot gravel runway (15/33) with 150 mm of crushed limestone rubble pavement. This project will improve pilot and passenger safety on the alternate runway by reducing stone damage to aircraft fuselage and propellers. Port Lincoln SA $180,000 $360,000
Flinders Council Flinders Island Airport Runway Upgrade The project will install foam bitumen stabilisation to the main runway at Flinders Island Airport. The project will enhance safety and accessibility and provide long term assurance for all airport users including general aviation, regular public transport and the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Flinders Island TAS $1,800,000 $3,600,000
Kunawarritji Aboriginal Corporation Kunawarritji Airstrip Maintenance and Lighting Upgrade The project will supply and install solar powered flood and emergency lighting to aircraft turnaround point at Kunawarritji Airstrip. The project will enhance safety and access for all airport users. Kunawarritji WA $18,000 $18,000
Lachlan Shire Council Lake Cargelligo Aerodrome Upgrade The project will remove the existing fencing and install new perimeter fencing at Lake Cargelligo Aerodrome. The project will reduce the risk of animal hazards in the aerodrome thereby improving safety for all airport users. Lake Cargelligo NSW $19,281 $38,562
Northern Territory Government Territory Wide Aerodrome Resheet Program This project is for the Territory wide Resheet Program and will include gravel resheeting and pavement reshaping; reconstructing the runway strips for two aerodromes servicing very remote Aboriginal communities across the Central Australia (Alice Springs) region. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety and enable the Mount Liebig and Hermannsburg Aerodromes to operate with improved safety under a wider range of weather conditions. Mount Liebig
Hermannsburg
NT $500,000 $1,000,000
Northern Territory Government Territory Wide Aerodrome Fencing Program This project is for the Territory-wide Aerodrome Fencing Program and will replace and upgrade the existing perimeter fences on 4 aerodromes with secure heavy duty camel fence and new access gates. The fencing will increase the safety levels for infrastructure, aircraft, personnel and passengers. This will allow the aerodromes to better service the very remote Aboriginal communities of Haasts Bluff, Finke, Willowra and Yuendumu. Haasts Bluff
Finke
Willowra
Yuendumu
NT $900,000 $1,800,000
Northern Territory Government Territory Wide Aerodrome Reseal Program This project is for the Territory-wide Aerodrome Reseal Program and will reseal and re-line mark the existing sealed runways for four aerodromes servicing very remote Aboriginal communities across the Central Australia (Alice Springs), Roper Gulf and Barkly regions:
- Alpurrurulam/Lake Nash Aerodrome - reseal and re-line mark of runway, taxiway and apron and reconstruct runway strips
- Delara/Bulman Weemol Aerodrome - reseal and re-line mark runway
- Willowra Aerodrome - reseal and re-line mark runway. The upgrades will improve the safety of the runway surface for pilots and passengers, reduce the risk of damage to aircraft, prolong the serviceability of the aerodromes and enable services to communities to continue.
Alpurrurulam
Bulman Weemol
Willowra
Yuendumu
NT $1,375,000 $2,750,000
Oak Valley (Maralinga) Aboriginal Corporation Oak Valley Airstrip Upgrade The project will upgrade the storm water drain, seal the runway, taxiway and apron and supply and install solar powered lights at the Oak Valley Airstrip. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety and enable the aerodrome to operate with improved safety under a wider range of weather conditions. Oak Valley SA $778,876 $778,876
Palm Island Aboriginal Shire Council Palm Island Aerodrome Upgrade The project will demolish the existing perimeter fencing and construct animal proof security fencing at the Palm Island Aerodrome. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety and security at the aerodrome. Palm Island QLD $705,275 $705,275
Paroo Shire Council Cunnamulla Aerodrome Upgrade The project will reseal the runway, taxiway and apron and install elevated Low Intensity Runway Lighting at the Cunnamulla Aerodrome. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety and enable the aerodrome to operate with improved safety under a wider range of weather conditions. Cunnamulla QLD $277,243 $554,486
Richmond Shire Council Richmond Aerodrome Lighting Upgrade The project will design and construct a new aerodrome lighting system to include remote activation and decommission of the old systems. The project will provide safer and enhanced landing at the Richmond Aerodrome. Richmond QLD $406,650 $813,300
Scudo Pty Ltd YPRV Pascoe River Airstrip Upgrade The project will upgrade the cross strip and install markers and cones at YPRV Pascoe River Airstrip. The project will enhance safety and access and enable the aerodrome to operate with improved safety under a wider range of weather conditions. Lockhart River QLD $48,000 $97,400
Shire of Carnarvon Carnarvon Airport - Runway, Taxiway and GA Apron Reseal The project is for the resealing and line marking works at Carnarvon Airport. The project will enhance safety and all weather access for all airport users including the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Carnarvon WA $197,420 $592,260
Shire of Derby West Kimberley Fencing to Fitzroy Crossing Aerodrome The project will replace existing aged fencing with new chain mesh fence to increase aerodrome safety at the Fitzroy Crossing Aerodrome. Fitzroy Crossing WA $175,000 $431,250
Shire of Laverton Laverton Aerodrome The project will reconstruct and extend the apron and taxiway and relocate the taxiway lights at the Laverton Aerodrome. This project will mitigate future risk of disruption to medical services via the Royal Flying Doctor Service, preventative health providers and community transport via Regular Public Transport flights; when roads are impassable due to floods. Laverton WA $279,638 $559,276
Shire of Wiluna Wiluna Aerodrome Runway and Fencing Upgrades The project will apply an enrichment seal on runway 15/33, taxiway and apron; and erect a suitable security/animal proof perimeter fence around the Wiluna Aerodrome. The project will enhance safety for airport users. Wiluna WA $212,106 $636,318
Tennant Creek Airport Pty Ltd Tennant Creek Airport Upgrade The project will install Precision Path Indicator lighting, extend and seal the aerodrome's apron and construct animal proof perimeter fencing at the Tennant Creek Airport. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety and enable the aerodrome to operate with improved safety under a wider range of weather conditions. Tennant Creek NT $700,000 $1,416,858
The Trustee for Outback Communities Authority Trust Marla Aerodrome Fence Upgrade The project will construct animal proof fencing at Marla Aerodrome. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety at the aerodrome and enable night time operations. Marla SA $84,865 $169,730
The Trustee for Outback Communities Authority Trust Oodnadatta Aerodrome Runway Repairs & Resealing The project will repair and reseal the runway at the Oodnadatta Aerodrome. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety and enable the aerodrome to operate with improved safety under a wider range of weather conditions. Oodnadatta SA $367,274 $734,548
Wentworth Shire Council Wentworth Aerodrome Fencing Project The project will construct kangaroo proof fencing at Wentworth Aerodrome. The project will enhance pilot and passenger safety at the aerodrome and enable night time operations. Wentworth NSW $19,875 $39,750
Yorke Peninsula Council Yorketown Airstrip Upgrade The project will upgrade the Yorketown Airstrip from a gravel surface to a bitumen sealed surface. The project will enhance the safety and accessibility for airport users including the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Yorketown SA $303,952 $617,904
Yulmbu Aboriginal Corporation Yulmbu Airstrip Upgrade The project will upgrade the taxi and apron areas; purchase and install a wind sock, solar lights and cones; and train Airstrip Officers at Yulmbu Airstrip. The project will enhance safety and access for all airport users. Yulmbu WA $85,000 $85,000