Chance to apply for airstrip upgrades
Funding applications for the Remote Airstrip Upgrade Programare are now open.
Durack MHR Melissa Price said applications could be lodged by community groups, indigenous organisations and local governments in remote areas.
Ms Price said applications would be assessed on their ability to improve access and safety at remote airstrips to benefit communities.
Applications close on October 21.
Go to infrastructure.gov.au/ aviation/regional/index.aspx.