|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Early 2017 - Mid 2022
|Estimated Project Cost:||$156,780,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$125,424,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Anangu Pitjantjatjara Inc
This project involves the upgrade of 210km of the main access road from the Stuart Highway to Pukatja and improvements to 21km of community roads, including improvements to roads leading to airstrips in Pukatja, Umuwa, Fregon, Mimili and Indulkana, and to the Umuwa power station.
The project will provide community and emergency management access, better food supply reliability through improved freight access, and access to employment and economic opportunities.
The Australian Government is contributing $125.424 million towards the $156.780 million project.
Construction commenced in March 2017 and is expected to be completed by mid 2022.
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Project details last updated: 17/05/2021