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



BBRF Round Five FNQ Awarded Projects

BBRF Round Five FNQ Awarded Projects

Close to $10 million awarded to FNQ projects! The Hon Barnaby Joyce MP, Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development has today announced the projects to be...