FNQ Monsoon Disaster Support

NGIQ is working with nurseries in North Queensland impacted by the monsoon flooding event that occurred 25 January to 14 February, 2019 to ensure there is a ready recovery program and robust resilience action plan for businesses.

There are several grant and loan facilities available to primary producers for this disaster activation offered through the Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority (QRIDA). Full details and the application form for Category C grant funding is available here Category C Grant funding applications for primary producers close on 9 August.

For businesses that have made full use of the $75,000 grant scheme, you may be eligible for a North Queensland Restocking, Replanting & On-farm Infrastructure Grant to assist with further recovery. Full details and an application form are available here

Meanwhile, NGIQ has resources to assist with business continuity action plans to help prepare your nursery for the next cyclone or flood event. Download your copy of the NGIQ Preparation Manual and Checklist

For more information contact NGIQ on 07 3277 7900 or email recovery@ngiq.asn.au