Exceptional circumstances package - 2019 Queensland Bushfires
$58.575 million jointly funded DRFA Category C & D package
The $58.575 million jointly funded Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA) Category C & D package for the 2019 Queensland Bushfires including initiatives for community recovery, community wellbeing, business and industry, and resilience.
Immediate support package
Community Recovery $20 million
Resilience $6.3 million
Aimed at driving recovery, and rebuilding community connectivity and resilience in communities impacted by the bushfires, with funding for non-government organisations, community groups and local governments
The National Monitoring and Evaluation Framework for Disaster Recovery Programs was established to provide a consistent evaluative framework that can be applied to the planning and evaluation of any disaster recovery program in Australia.
$1.775 million Binna Burra Recovery Package - Category D
Jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland Governments to assist with the clean-up of the Binna Burra Lodge and lay the foundations for the restoration and revitalisation of the site with master planning to inform its recovery and restoration needs.
The Local Economic Recovery (LER) Program aims to support projects that contribute to local and regional economic and social recovery in areas most severely impacted by the 2019-20 bushfires. The funding is jointly provided by the Australian and Queensland Governments through Category D of the Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA). Find out mroe