Senator The Hon Bridget McKenzie MP, Minister for Regional Services, Minister for Sport, Minister for Local Government and Decentralisation
- Regional Deal for Bundaberg and Hervey Bay Region
The Liberal and Nationals’ Government has today announced the Bundaberg and Hervey Bay region will pilot a Regional Deal, with the Government committed to working with state and local governments to identify regional development opportunities.
- Successful regional small businesses = successful communities
The Liberal National government will extend the Drought Communities Program (DCP) to another twenty-one local councils across Australia to help support communities doing it tough during the current drought.
- Transformational infrastructure projects set to grow our regions
A range of transformational regional infrastructure projects are a step closer to becoming a reality with applicants asked to submit full business cases for approval under the Australian Government’s highly anticipated $272.2 million Regional Growth Fund.