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Local Roads

The Council manages over 1,700 km of local roads.  Most of the roads are within the Council's nine communities, however, Council also manages a number of access roads to community.

The reporting on road conditions is intended as a guide only.

Whilst care has been taken to ensure these reports are accurate at the time of publication, road conditions can be subject to rapid change and information is updated on the site as soon as it becomes available. It is possible for some road conditions to remain unchanged for several days or weeks. The Central Desert Regional Council gives no warranty or assurance of the accuracy of this report and accepts no direct or indirect liability for reliance on the report.

Please check local conditions with the relevant council office prior to departure and drive to the conditions.

Northern Territory Road Conditions can be found at Road Report Website


 Yuelumu Primary access

Five-Year Road Maintenance and Upgrade Plan

Council adopted the Five-Year Road Maintenance and Upgrade Plan Update in February 2015.  The Council manages 2,030 kilometres of roads within and between communities. The Five-Year Roads Plan details the road network hierarchy of roads, roads budgets, scheduled maintenance programs, scheduled upgrade programs, and works completed in recent years. Click to view: Five-Year Road Maintenance and Upgrade Plan.