Australian Govt pledges USD145m for regional development, with USD32m dedicated to tourism projects

    Australia‘s Government launched (27-Sep-2018) the third round of its Building Better Regions Fund, with up to AUD200 million (USD145 million) to support local infrastructure and community building projects. AUD45 million (USD32.6 million) is earmarked for tourism projects, and previous funding rounds have supported improved freight access to airports. Applications for funding close on 15-Nov-2018. [more – original PR]