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Industry Development Assistance

Department of Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF)

The One Stop Service for Agriculture Planning and Development provides assistance with development in the agricultural sector and other tools, support and resources for your agricultural business. Local DAF Industry Development Officers are available to assist with the development and planning of your rural economic project and business.

Small Business – Advance Queensland

Advance Queensland is committed to helping Queensland small businesses appeal more to global markets. With $650 million in supportive programs they can help your business reach its full potential by providing opportunities for growth, collaboration and development.

Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning (DSDMIP)

DSDMIP have a range of funding programs available for businesses involved in advanced manufacturing, aerospace, bio futures, biomedical, defence industries, mining equipment and technology services. Their Regional Economic Development Officers are located across Queensland ready to support the growth of your business.

TIQ – Trade and Investment Queensland

TIQ has a regional network that provides localised knowledge and assistance to small to medium enterprises to maximise investment and export outcomes for Queensland.

Business Grants and Assistance from a range of organisations can be found on the TIQ website.

AUS Industry

AusIndustry is a division of the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science that focuses on simplifying and streamlining access to information and advice to Australian businesses.

With a network of Regional Managers, there is someone available to provide advice and assistance to businesses across regional Australia. They can link your business to relevant assistance programs and work with industry experts to provided face-to-face advice tailored to the needs of your business profile.

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Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Contacts

Jason KeatingA/Regional Director, South EastGympie5480 44280411 271
RohanAllenA/Manager, Agribusiness DevelopmentBrisbane3096 63550408 769
BronwynFordSenior Agribusiness Development OfficerGatton 0455 063
StephanieDenmanSenior Agribusiness Development OfficerKingaroy4182 18250431 862
MathewJohnstonPrincipal Agribusiness Development (Planning) OfficerNambour5381 13140467 817
NeilJuddManager, Agribusiness DevelopmentBundaberg4536 83500436 683
Zane NichollsAgribusiness Development OfficerNambour5381 13910412 032
LeathStewartPrincipal Agribusiness Development OfficerBundaberg4131 2358

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Last updated
5 July 2019