Council maintains a road network of more than 5,000 kilometres – including 1000km of sealed roads and 4,200km of unsealed roads, as well as some 370km of footpaths and walking tracks. Maintenance works are carried out to ensure all infrastructure and assets are safe for public use. Council also invests significant funds into major infrastructure repair and upgrade projects.
Public Road Register
Under the Road Management Act, Council must keep a register of public roads for which it is the coordinating authority, see the Public Road Register below.
Maintenance & repairs
Council inspects all roads in the municipality every year and prioritises an annual schedule of maintenance works and repairs. Repair works include: