Territory Stories

Budget papers 2007 - 2008



Budget papers 2007 - 2008

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2007/08 Budget paper


Northern Territory. Department of Treasury


Northern Territory budget papers; Reports; PublicationNT




Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).




Appropriations and expenditures; Periodicals; Budget; Finance, Public

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Northern Territory Government

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Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

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Northern Territory Government



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https://hdl.handle.net/10070/591624; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/591625; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/591628; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/591630; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/591634; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/591619; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/591621; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/591623

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0 007-08 budget Regional Highlights $0.6M for the Territory Student Assistance Travel Scheme and teacher housing $0.26M for childrens early learning and family support to help children get to school in Wadeye $0.25M for programs to support students with a disability $0.13M in Back to School payments to assist students with the costs of essential school items $0.13M to employ Aboriginal and Islander education workers Better Health $32.56M for nonacute health and community services in the region Community Development $3.3M to Indigenous community housing organisations to maintain and manage community housing $0.36M for two development coordinator positions at Pine Creek and the Tiwi Islands to assist in governance capacity development and to support regional local government $0.14M for regional public library services at Jabiru, Wadeye, Coomalie, Peppimenarti and the Tiwi Islands $0.1M for the Adelaide River railway beautification project $35 000 for technological expertise and crablets to support mud crab aquaculture at Maningrida as a model for other lowtech aquaculture ventures, to provide employment and training opportunities for local Indigenous people Lifestyle and Environment $1.13M for a joint project with the Australian Greenhouse Office to harvest and chip Mimosa pigra at Beatrice Hill to produce gas to drive power generators $1.13M for bushfire mitigation and control operations in the Arafura, Vernon and Arnhem Bushfire Control regions $0.61M for water management, including bore monitoring and water allocation planning $0.43M for crocodile management through trapping and relocation at Wangi Falls and Berry Springs $0.32M to support the Daly River Management Advisory Committee $0.25M to eradicate Cabomba aquatic weed from Darwin River $0.24M for the Marine Ranger Program, including financial and training support to Indigenous communities, monitoring of illegal activity, sacred site protection, feral animal and noxious plant control and community education $0.21M to implement joint management agreements with traditional owners for parks and reserves $0.16M to monitor surface and ground water for sustainability $0.16M for flood forecasting $20 000 to develop joint park management arrangements between traditional owners and Parks and Wildlife Service $20 000 to develop new joint park management arrangements for the Mary River region $10 000 for the Jabiru Mahbilil Festival

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