Building Better Regions Fund boost for Melrose
Posted on Monday, 25 September, 2017
to Melrose and locals will benefit from two projects funded through the Federal
Government’s Building Better Regions Fund.
Member for Grey Rowan Ramsey announced seven successful projects in Grey under
the first round of the fund today and welcomed the Federal Government’s
continued commitment to regional Australia.
two successful projects in Melrose, both through the District Council of Mount
Remarkable, are focussed on increasing business and tourism opportunities in
Melrose Caravan Park expansion project will receive $18,000 to plan, design and
make recommendations of how best to completed the Rail Trail corridor within
the District Council of Mount Remarkable.
other successful project is funding of $18,000 to conduct a research study and
recommendations of how best to expend money at the Melrose Caravan Park.
really pleased to see these projects win funding from the Building Better
announcement is a real boost for Melrose, which has become a fantastic tourist
attraction in recent years.
the caravan park and invigorating enthusiasm will benefit the entire community.
the Building Better Regions Fund, these community investment projects often struggle
to get funding.”
for Regional Development Fiona Nash said the Building Better Regions Fund
Community Investment Stream was investing $6.9 million in community
projects throughout regional Australia.
aim to help build the kinds of regional communities our children and
grandchildren either want to stay in or come back to. These projects help to do
Building Better Regions Fund is investing $500 million to foster economic
growth in rural, regional, and remote communities.
Contact; Leonie Lloyd-Smith 08 8633 1744