$ 5.48 million more Southern Border Region

Southern Border councils have been delivered a major Budget windfall with an extra $5.48 million over two years allocated to the region through the Works for Queensland Program.funding (1)

Every council in the region will benefit with additional funds allocated to:
• Goondiwindi Regional Council – $1.37 million over two years
• Balonne Shire Council – $1.21 million over two years
• Southern Downs Regional Council – $2.9 million over two years

Southern Border councils received first round Works for Queensland funding allocations for a total of 25 projects.

Councils are encouraged to nominate projects for the second round of funding by 28 July, 2017.

All approved projects are expected to be completed by June 2019.