RDA News

COVID-19 Information

The Australian and Queensland Governments have announced various measures to support businesses and families at this difficult and challenging time.

RDA recommends visiting and regularly monitoring the Australian Government website which has become a central portal for updates, health, community and business support information relating to COVID-19.  From this site you can also link to Queensland Government website which also has useful information.

Local Government

Local Governments will also be providing regular updates. Click here for a list of local governments in our region.

Businesses

For a direct link to the most up to date Australian Government information for businesses, click here and for Queensland Government information for businesses, click here.

Small Business

For small businesses, click here to subscribe to the Australian Government’s business.gov.au updates and click here to subscribe to the Queensland Government Small Business Connect newsletters.

Economic Development

For economic development practitioners at Regional Economic Development Organisations and Councils, here are some useful links.

 

Exporters

For exporters, please find information on COVID-19 impacts and support measures at:

 

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RDA Media Releases

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Archives

RDA to assist regions in applying for Building Better Regions Fund – 8 December 2016

Telecommunications Forum in Mount Isa – 24 November 2016

Tec-NQ another successful regional project- 17 November 2016

RDA welcomes funding to upgrade local bridges 18 January 2016

RDA welcomes investment in irrigation development – 23 February 2016

RDA encourages investment in local infrastructure – 15 January 2016

 

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Tec-NQ 8 December 2015

National Stronger Regions Fund 7 December 20115

Tennant Creek to Mount Isa Gas Pipeline 17 November 2015

Win for Rural and Remote Communities – 26 June 2015

RDA Chair welcomes commitment to Northern Australia – 19 June 2015

Region Punches Above its Weight in National Stronger Regions Fund – 13 May 2015

New RDA Committee Members to support region’s development – 19 March 2015

RDA Chair and Deputy Chair Announcements – 28 January 2015

National Stronger Regions Funding – Townsville Information Session – 10 October 2014

Regional Roads Forum – 28 August 2014

Development without Borders

Regional Roads Forum – 4 December 2013

RDA welcomes $8.9 million to visionary project to kick start our Digital Economy

RDA welcomes $3 million to Smart Algae Project in Ayr

RDA welcomes $500,000 to Burdekin PCYC Project

RDAF Round Three Successful Projects

RDA welcomes announcement of short-listed applicants for RDA Funding

RDA meets in Mount Isa

RDAF Rounds 3 and 4 Workshops

RDAF Rounds 3 and 4

Inspiring Tropical Australia Breakfast Forum – July 2012

RDA NWQ Announce New Chairman and Committee Members

RDAF Round 2

Workshops 2011

Our Region

Information and Statistics about Townsville and North West QLD

Grants and Funding

For the latest information on Grants and Funding

Regional Employment Trials Program

A Local Employment Initiative Fund for employment related projects

Inland Queensland Roads Action Project
(IQ-RAP)

IQ-RAP improves regional sustainability, productivity and safety on QLD’s inland road network

Aviation Industry Development Project

A project to develop the aviation industry in North and North West QLD

STEMBooster Project

A major skills and economic development initiative for a pipeline of STEM talent.

Our Region

Information and Statistics about Townsville and North West QLD

Grants and Funding

For the latest information on Grants and Funding

Regional Employment Trials Program

A Local Employment Initiative Fund for employment related projects

Inland Queensland Road Actions Program (IQ-RAP)

IQ-RAP improves regional sustainability, productivity and safety on QLD’s inland road network

Aviation Industry Development Project

A project to develop the aviation industry in North and North West QLD

STEMBooster Project

A major skills and economic development initiative for a pipeline of STEM talent.