Government agencies are visiting communities across Australia affected by drought.
The goal is to make it easier for you to connect with drought support services.
Come to a community outreach event near you. Even if you’re not sure what support you can access.
Who will be there
You will be able to talk to people from local and national support networks. This includes:
- government agencies
- mental health service providers
- rural and agricultural support organisations
- charity groups.
Representatives of government agencies will be available to talk to you.
You can find out about:
- Farm Household Allowance
- Centrelink payments
- Rural Financial Counselling Service
- Tax assistance measures.
They can assess your situation and help you access support.
|Date ||Location||Venue Information||Time|
|Tuesday, 27 August 2019||Jericho||Jericho Town Hall, Cnr Faraday and Darwin Streets||10am-1pm|
|Wednesday, 28 August 2019||Longreach||Arts and Craft Pavilion, Longreach Showgrounds, |
Cnr Sandpiper and Kite Streets
|Thursday, 29 August 2019||Stonehenge||Stonehenge Shire Hall, Stratford Street||10am-1pm|
|Monday, 2 September 2019||Roma||Ernest Brock Room, Roma Cultural Centre, 57 Bungil St||10am-1pm|
|Tuesday, 3 September 2019||Dunkeld||Dunkeld Hall/Golf Club|
Mitchell -St George Rd, Dunkeld (next to Dunkeld State School)
|Wednesday, 4 September 2019||St George||St George Cultural Centre, 112 Victoria Street||10am-1pm|
|Thursday, 5 September 2019||Cunnamulla||Supper Room, Cunnamulla Civic Centre, 1 Stockyard St||10am-1pm|
|Tuesday, 10 September 2019||Charleville||TBD||10am-1pm|
|Wednesday, 11 September 2019||Thargomindah||TBD||10am-1pm|
|Thursday, 12 September 2019||Eromanga ||TBD||10am-1pm|
|Tuesday, 17 September 2019||Warwick||TBD||10am-1pm|
|Wednesday, 18 September 2019||Millmerran||TBD||10am-1pm|
|Thursday, 19 September 2019||Goondiwindi||TBD||10am-1pm|
|Tuesday, 24 September 2019||Kingaroy||TBD||10am-1pm|
|Wednesday, 25 September 2019||Gatton||TBD||10am-1pm|
|Thursday, 26 September 2019||Lowood||TBD||10am-1pm|
See all drought and rural support we provide.
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Phone: 0447 901 396