Northern Australia

July 2016

New coordinator for regional investment proposed – July 2016

Filed under: Politics, Elections, Trade and industry, Agriculture, Infrastructure,

The Coalition says that if re-elected it will establish a Regional Investment Corporation to fast-track the delivery of $4.5 billion in Commonwealth drought and water infrastructure loans.

February 2015

Green Paper on development of the north – February 2015

Filed under: Australian Politics, Northern Australia,

Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss declared that Northern Australia should no longer be seen as the last frontier - “it is, in fact, the next frontier”.

June 2014

Northern Australia: Green Paper on development of the north - 20 June 2014

Filed under: Australian Politics, Northern Australia,

Prime Minister Tony Abbott and Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss have declared that Northern Australia should no longer be seen as the last frontier.