Economic Recovery and Reconstruction Strategy

Crucial infrastructure projects providing the greatest stimulus to kick start the FNQ economy, post-COVID-19.

Who Are We

Regional Development Australia Tropical North Inc. provides regional leadership to drive the development of appropriate infrastructure and industry to strengthen the Far North Queensland economy.


Lakeland Irrigation Area Scheme

Providing water security, substantial economic, social and cultural outcomes, to producers in the region.

Project Development Services Directory

A direct link to FNQ’s business service providers including grant and tender writers, economists, market researchers and feasibility study and business case developers.


As our region continues to adjust and adapt it is important to stay informed.  For reliable updates, alerts and information on vital assistance and grants available to local business, please follow the link below.



Regional Jobs


Regional Businesses


Resources & Info

$15.4 Billion

Gross Regional Product


FNQ Population



New ‘Ahead for Business’ Digital Hub

New ‘Ahead for Business’ Digital Hub

New digital hub to support Australian small businesses owners... Everymind is pleased to announce the launch of the new Ahead for Business digital hub which supports small...

Safe Places Program

Safe Places Program

Safe places for women and children escaping violence... About 700 new safe places for women and children escaping domestic violence will be built across the country under the a...