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



RDATN Grants and Tenders (19 Feb 2021)

RDATN Grants and Tenders (19 Feb 2021)

Grant Highlight Cooperative Research Centres Projects (CRC-P) |  Regional CRC-P's - Round Three NOW OPEN | CLOSING - 25 March 2021 Cooperative Research Centres Projects (CRC-P)...

IFAM Support Continues…

IFAM Support Continues…

IFAM supports strong seasonal trade with daily flights... The IFAM team and our airline and freight forwarder partners are working hard to make your Christmas a merry one, with...