NAIF Board bolstered by Queenslanders

Two Queenslanders have been appointed to the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) Board. Mr Grant Cassidy OAM and Mr (Alan) Mark Gray join the board on 30 November 2021.

25 November 2021

Media release

Building on $6.2 billion of Northern investment for a bright future

The Australian Government will continue to back Northern Australia’s future and build on the $6.2 billion already invested since the 2015 White Paper.

24 November 2021

Media release

2021 Annual Statement to the Parliament on Developing Northern Australia
TOPICS: Northern Australia, Australian Government investment in Northern Australia, Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility

24 November 2021

Speech

Federal funding flows to drought affected communities

The Australian Government continues to back communities impacted by and recovering from drought, with 38 new projects sharing in over $1.3 million announced today under Round 22 of the Foundation for Rural & Regional Renewal’s Tackling Tough…

23 November 2021

Media release

$5 million for water security research in Northern Australia

$5 million will be available between three leading Northern Australian universities for research into water security in Northern Australia.

16 November 2021

Media release

Media Conference, Townsville
SUBJECTS: CRC Northern Australia funding announcement, Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility

16 November 2021

Interview

$693,429 sweetener for Mackay sugar cane processor

Mackay-based Townsend Industries will receive $693,429 in funding for a pilot facility that will test how processed sugar cane can produce high-value products.

15 November 2021

Media release

Minister Littleproud interview Mix 104.9 Darwin

KATIE WOOLF: Now, if you were listening to the show yesterday you would have heard that we had the Senator Murray Watt on the show. He’s also the shadow spokesperson for Northern Australia.

04 November 2021

Interview

$111.9 million in grants for Northern Australia businesses

Applications for the first round of $111.9 million worth of grants opens today for eligible businesses in Australia’s north looking to expand, diversify or grow a new industry.

03 November 2021

Media release

Diving into water research to make a splash for the Top End

A new project to bolster water sustainability in northern Australia is about to start, gathering the insights Northern Territory producers need for greater crop yields while reducing water usage. 

20 October 2021

Media release

Council to break ground on MyALL 107 redevelopment

Construction will soon start on a landmark, $14 million project that will transform MyALL 107 into a vibrant cultural precinct for the Western Downs.

13 October 2021

Media release

$150 million loan, hundreds of jobs for Mineral Sands project

A loan of up to $150 million will create hundreds of jobs in the Coburn Heavy Minerals Sands Project in the Gascoyne, Western Australia.

01 October 2021

Media release

Investing in the future of business across Northern Australia

The Federal Government is backing small to medium sized businesses across the North and encouraging them to capitalise on the unique opportunity to do business in Northern Australia.

30 September 2021

Media release

Critical funding to strengthen Burdekin water security

Minister for Agriculture and Northern Australia and Federal Member for Dawson have inspected the site of the Warrens Gully System, where $4.76 million in federal funding is supporting $9.5 million in crucial water infrastructure upgrades.

30 September 2021

Media release

29 September 2021

Interview

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