The report addresses important issues covering the economy, trade, industry, Indigenous communities, land, liveability and the environment. It also highlights a range of challenges to northern development, including in relation to population, costs of living and doing business, infrastructure and the regulatory environment. The report makes recommendations spanning economic infrastructure, private sector investment, the northern workforce, regulatory reform, governance, agriculture, power and land.
You can download the full report here
The Government white paper will be discussed at the Developing Northern Australia Conference, 20 – 22 July 2015
Developing Northern Australia Conference 2015 is a national conference addressing the economic, social and sustainable future plans for Northern Australia.