Queensland Resilience and Risk Reduction Fund 2022-23

About the Queensland Resilience and Risk Reduction Fund 2022-23

There has been 24 projects across 23 councils approved statewide, collectively valued at almost $10.5 million, through the 2022-23 round of the Queensland Resilience and Risk Reduction Fund (QRRRF) to help communities mitigate and manage the risks associated with natural disasters.

Funding acknowledgement

The QRRRF 2022-23 is jointly funded by the Commonwealth Government ($4.5 million) and the Queensland Government ($5.9 million).

Administrative agency

Queensland Reconstruction Authority


Approved QRRRF projects for 2022-23 have been advised and this program is in delivery.


*Note: Approved projects for QRRRF 2022-23 must adhere to the 2021-22 Queensland Resilience and Risk Reduction Fund Guidelines.

Progress reporting and acquittal

  • Monthly progress reporting by applicants is mandatory throughout project delivery. Progress reports are created and lodged through the MARS Portal. Refer to the MARS Portal user guide and forms for more information.
  • To acquit your project (once completed) a close out submission needs to be lodged through the MARS Portal. When preparing your close out submission a final project report using the Word template provided below is required to completed and submitted.
  • For assistance, please contact your Regional Liaison Officer.

Successful projects

Details of the approved QRRRF projects for 2022-23 are listed below including council, project and funding amount.

QRRRF Queensland Government funded projects: 

Total amount $1,474,542


Project name


Barcoo Shire Council

Floodway Extension - Mayne River on Jundah-Winton Road


Barcoo Shire Council

Windorah Airstrip Upgrade $350,000

McKinlay Shire Council

Yorkhsire Rd, Garomna Ck Floodway


Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council

NPA Airport Power Reticulation


QRRRF jointly funded projects: 

Total amount $9,017,774

Applicant Project Name Funding

Brisbane City Council

Harte Street, Chelmer Drainage Works


Bulloo Shire Council

Construction of storm water drainage for Speedy & Stafford Streets


Charters Towers Regional Council

Charters Towers Agricultural Sector Development and Resilience


Cloncurry Shire Council

Chinaman Creek Dam Comprehensive Risk Review + costed options analysis 


Cook Shire Council

Cook Shire Risk Reduction and Resilience Program 2022-2024


Flinders Shire Council

VMS Data Boards (virtual messaging signs)


Fraser Coast Regional Council

Burgowan Water Treatment Plant Generator


Hope Vale Aboriginal Shire Council

Hope Vale Airport Upgrade


Isaac Regional Council

Peakvale Road Floodway Construction


Livingstone Shire Council

Livingstone Nature-Based Resilience


Longreach Regional Council

Regional Disaster Management Coordinator 


Napranum Aboriginal Shire Council

Fuel reduction activities


Palm Island Aboriginal Shire Council

Back-up power supply to the water and sewer treatment plants


Rockhampton Regional Council

Planning for a Climate Resilient Rockhampton Region


Somerset Regional Council

Replace culvert on Murrumba Rd to prevent catastrophic loss in flood


Sunshine Coast Regional Council 

Cascading Climate Risks to Sunshine Coast
and Noosa Council Services from Critical Infrastructure Failure


Western Downs Regional Council

Jandowae Dam Spillway Video Monitoring


Whitsunday Regional Council

Cantamessa Road Bridge


Winton Shire Council

Portable light towers


Wujal Wujal Aboriginal Shire Council

Construction of slope stabilisation at China Camp Road


Interactive map: QRRRF projects

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