Skip to main content

North Queensland Restocking, Replanting and On-farm Infrastructure co-contribution Grants of up to $400,000 are available to assist primary producers impacted by the North and Far North Queensland Monsoon Trough.

A worker holding tension on a strain of barb wire fence

What assistance is available?

Co-contribution grants of up to $400,000 are available to eligible primary production enterprises for:

  • replacing lost livestock
  • replanting lost or damaged crops or permanent plantings
  • restoring or replacing lost or damaged on-farm infrastructure.

The North Queensland Restocking, Replanting & On-farm Infrastructure Grants are funded by the Australian Government and administered by QRIDA.


To be eligible for this grant you must:

  • make a co-contribution of cash funds to match grant funds requested (your contribution can include funds on hand, funds already spent on restoration, or loans) 
  • work most of your time and earn most of your income from your primary production enterprise, or have the potential to do so
  • demonstrate your primary production enterprise will be financially viable once you have made use of the grant
  • have a primary production enterprise in one of the below eligible areas.

Eligible areas

  • Burdekin Shire Council
  • Burke Shire Council
  • Carpentaria Shire Council
  • Charters Towers Regional Council
  • Cloncurry Shire Council
  • Douglas Shire Council
  • Etheridge Shire Council
  • Flinders Shire Council
  • Hinchinbrook Shire Council
  • McKinlay Shire Council
  • Richmond Shire Council
  • Townsville City Council
  • Whitsunday Regional Council
  • Winton Shire Council.

Frequently asked questions

View all FAQs

Get in touch

Have a question, need some help or would like more information? We're here to help you.

News, events & stories

Last updated
13 May 2022