04 Nov 2011
Wild Rivers Business and Economic Support Initiative
This QLD Government investment provided support and assistance to Indigenous applicants in developing new business and economic proposals to enable them to effectively navigate processes under the Wild Rivers legislation. Project outcomes were for indigenous individuals, communities and enterprise that were assisted and supported to develop new business and economic proposals to enable navigation of approval processes under the Wild Rivers legislation framework. The project included the employment of a Business Navigator to assist Indigenous people to identify business opportunities, ways to progress these opportunities while building partnerships with Indigenous Communities, Government agencies, industry groups, the private sector, Regional Development Boards, Natural Resource Management Groups and the Indigenous Land Corporation.