Election money up to $50 million now flowing hard and fast this time to stop future flooding

The Australian Government is providing $50 million for projects across the country under the National Flood Mitigation Infrastructure Program.  The Australian Government will fund or co-fund 22 separate projects in each state and territory to assist our communities to prepare for future flood events. Communities are expected to see the benefits from this program through […]

Flood assistance loans up to $250,000 extended to Southern Downs primary producers

Disaster assistance has been extended to help primary producers in the Southern Downs recover, following the heavy rainfall and flash flooding that drenched Southern Queensland in late March. Assistance is being provided through the jointly funded Commonwealth-State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA). Minister for Emergency Management David Littleproud said DRFA Category B assistance, including low […]