Central Queensland Budget WIN

Big beef week injection!


2 April 2019

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Central Queensland has been a centre of activity in yesterday’s Federal Budget announcement.

Almost four million dollars has been committed over the next three years to support Beef Australia 2021 after last years event welcomed over a hundred thousand visitors to the region.

Electricity needs also got a look in with Central and North Queensland promised a ten million dollar business case to look into usage over the next two years to try to find viable options for new power generation projects.

The Questacon Smart Skills Initiative also earmarking CQ for their student tour.

All of this paling in comparison though to boosts to local roads talked about over recent days and locked in yesterday and a hundred and thirty five million dollars assigned to the Shoalwater Bay Training Area Redevelopment.

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