An Overview of Northern Territory Projects on the Horizon

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Northern

Territory

Government

OVERVIEW OF NT PROJECTS ON HORIZON

Presented to:

Indigenous Economic Development Forum

Friday 14 October 2011

NT Economy

Economic Growth

Per cent

14,0

12,0

10,0

8,0

6,0

4,0

2,0

0,0

1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011

Year ended June

NT GSP growth rate

Australia GDP growth rate

Gas Resources in Our Region

Why Darwin as a Centre for Gas Industry?

Gas resources in the Region

Complements NT Economy

Prime Location

Industrial Land

Natural Deep water Harbour

Modern Infrastructure

Industry Capability

Capital City Services and Amenity

Defined Approvals Process

Supportive Government

Ichthys Project Outline

• Offshore, Subsea and Onshore

• Cost – more than US$25billion

• Production

8.4 million tonnes of LNG per annum

1.6 million tonnes of LPG per annum

100,000 barrels of condensate a day

• Lifetime

40 years

• Contribution to economy

Australia

NT

Middle Arm Peninsula Industrial Estate

Marine Supply Base

8

Darwin Marine Supply Base - Concept

Supply and Service Opportunities

Supply and Service Capability

Experience supplying offshore exploration, and development

Experience supporting onshore and remote resource developments

Servicing operating energy and mineral operations

Experience supplying to Darwin LNG,

Bayu_Undan, FPSO’s,

Alcan G3

Local fabrication capability

Opportunities

Niche export trade

Strengthen local supply

Mining and Mineral

Resources

New Developments

Wonarah

(Phosphate)

Arafura Resources

(Rare Earths, Phosphate and Uranium)

Roper Province Iron Ore

New Bulk Mineral Exports via Darwin

DARWIN

FRANCES

CREEK

GOVE

BOOTU

CREEK

Bootu Creek

Territory Iron

Oz Minerals (SA)

Defence Support

• 10% ADF combat personnel

• Over 9,000 Defence personnel and families

• Over 2,000 DHAmanaged properties

• Over $1.0 Billion recurrent pa

• Approx $0.3 Billion capital pa

• Military Exercises – Pitch

Black $10 Million

East Arm Port

Future investment opportunities

Defence Support Hub

Northern Territory Defence

Support Hub

Airport

Stuart Highway

Robertson Barracks

53 Hectare Industry

Park including a

Defence Support

Hub

Pastoral

• NT Supports 1.8 million cattle - 6.4% of total

Australian herd.

• Pastoral sector worth in excess of $250M.

• Almost 300,000 cattle exported through Port of Darwin in 2008.

• Producers turn off

538,000 head a year from 620,000 square kilometres of 1st class grazing land.

Niche Markets

Summary

Darwin’s competitive advantages

• Australia’s gateway to Asia – spatial economic location

• Strategically located to world class oil and gas reserves

• Significant mineral resources (gold, uranium, Alumina, iron ore and manganese, phosphate, rare earths, lead zinc, copper silver)

• Industrial land availability (Land Development Corporation)

• Modern city infrastructure and services:

Deep water sea port with phased expansion potential

High quality road and rail networks

International airport

• Successful records in delivering major projects

• Dedicated trade & investment facilitation teams within NTG

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Department of the Chief Minister

Major Projects, Asian Relations & Trade Division

+61 8 8946 9555 majorprojects.info@nt.gov.au

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