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Place Names Register Extract

Downes Road

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Name Downes
Type Designation Road
Place Id 23894
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 14 October 2010
Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Katherine Town Council
History/Origin Named after Aaron Downes who was an integral member of the family company Downes Graderways, as an operator, planner and supervisor. Downes Graderways was formed some 40 years ago in Katherine as a civil works company and has built and maintained roads in all parts of the NT. Aaron passed away in a motor vehicle accident in 2003.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
14/10/2010 Date added to the Register
20/10/2010 NTG42
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