Tag Archives: Tennant Creek

PM identifies housing shortage as key issue in NT

During a visit to Tennant Creek, in the Northern Territory, the PM Malcolm Turnbull acknowledged the pressing need for more housing.

‘The lack of housing is the biggest single issue that has been described in every encounter,’ Mr Turnbull stated during the end of the second day of his NT visit.

Whilst the Federal Government announced $550 million funding to support the NT Government’s remote Indigenous Housing Plan back in April, it is yet to make any committments with the South Australia, Western Australia, and Queensland governments in relation to indigenous housing.

Read more here.