Regional Growth Fund

Published 20th June, 2017

Councils, industry and community organisations in regional NSW are encouraged to apply for funding for their local infrastructure projects.

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The $1.3 billion Regional Growth Fund includes:

Applications are currently being assessed for the $300 million Regional Growth - Environment and Tourism Fund, which invests in environmental assets, tourism infrastructure and attractions to drive greater visitation and spend across regional NSW.

Deputy Premier John Barilaro said the funding would help deliver the government’s Regional Development Framework to ensure all regional residents had access to the same infrastructure and services as people in the city.

“We’re creating jobs, boosting tourism, and supporting communities by building and fixing the things that matter most to them and wherever possible, that work will go to local tradies,” Mr Barilaro said.

Published 20th June, 2017