The Chief Minister of the Northern Territory has formally announced that as of 1300hrs on 02 July 2021 all lockdowns have ceased i.e. the lockdown in the Greater Darwin Area and the lockdown in Alice Springs.
The Chief Minister has today announced a 72 hour lock-down for Alice Springs. As yet there are no further updates for the Roper Gulf and Katherine Regions, however, in line with the Northern Territory Government’s recommendations, all unnecessary travel should be avoided.
Roper Gulf Regional Council has been closely monitoring the recent advice from the Northern Territory Government (NTG) and Secure NT regarding the state’s positive COVID-19 cases and the lockdown in the Greater Darwin Area.
The Official Opening Ceremony of the Rocky Creek Bridge will be held in Borroloola on Wednesday 19 May 2021, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. Residents of Borroloola and the surrounding region have enjoyed the benefits of the $6.7m bridge during the past La Niña wet season, following its completion in...
Applications for Round 3 of Council’s 2020/21 Community Grants Program will be closing on 11 April 2021 at 11:59pm. Roper Gulf Regional Council runs a Community Grants Program to support different projects within the region.
Roper Gulf Regional Council has provided an additional $196,000 in funding to award the contract for the construction of a shade structure over the Borroloola Basketball Courts, which will occur within the next month.
In recognising the needs of our people, an extensive analysis on the financial impact of not increasing these charges was undertaken and it was decided that the overall effect would be negligible to Council’s services.
AFLNT are thrilled to announce a new partnership with Roper Gulf Regional Council to establish a Southern Football Hub within the Big Rivers Football League. This Hub will allow teams within the Big Rivers Football League to play at Mataranka Oval, saving up to hundreds of kilometres in travel to...
Construction of the Mataranka Cemetery car park is currently in progress and is scheduled for completion by the end of March 2021. At the request of the Mataranka Local Authority, Roper Gulf Regional Council funded this project to support the growing infrastructure needs in the town.
Round three of Roper Gulf Regional Council’s 2020-21 Community Grants Program is now open. The Community Grants Program supports individuals and organisations that strengthen the social, cultural, economic, or ecological vitality of the region.
Roper Gulf Regional Council would like to advise that the following roads are now closed as a result of flooding and wet road conditions - Roper Highway, Numbulwar Road, Nathan River Road, John Hauser Drive, Martin Road and Central Arnhem Road.
Roper Gulf Regional Council has announced the winners of the Citizen of the Year Awards for 2021 from participating communities. Each Roper Gulf community could nominate for three categories, Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year and Community Event of the Year.