Are you the next Chair of the RDA Tropical North Board?

We are seeking the next leader of the Regional Development Australia Tropical North Board who has vision, drive and a passion for regional development.


This could be someone in your network, or it could be you!

 As Chair, you will lead RDA Tropical North, working closely with the Australian and Queensland governments, relevant local governments, community organisations, and key business and industry organisations to directly inform, support and promote the growth and development of Far Northern Queensland.

Applications are sought from business and community leaders for the volunteer, ministerially appointed position, who have strong advocacy and negotiation skills and a proven track record of achieving outcomes in complex environments.  You will work alongside eight other passionate individuals who bring substantial experience and qualifications from commerce, industry, local government, social services sector and academia.

Women, people from First Nations and diverse cultural backgrounds, and people with disability are encouraged to apply.

For more information about the role of the RDA Tropical North Board and Chair position, regional maps and how to apply, please visit


You can also contact the RDA team via email


Don’t miss out – applications close at 4pm (Qld time) on 25 November 2022.

Apply now to make a difference in regional Australia!