Team CQ Delivers Final Piece of Funding Jigsaw

After years of hard work, Central Queensland’s Federal LNP team say it’s time to “bring in the bulldozers” after the Commonwealth announced today it would increase its funding pledge to $176 million to kick start construction of Rookwood Weir, west of Rockhampton. Federal Members for Capricornia and Flynn, Michelle Landry and Ken O’Dowd, and Rockhampton-based Senator Matt Canavan lobbied hard to help secure an extra $46 million in federal support for the project – on top of the $130 million previously announced by the Coalition Government in 2016. The trio joined Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack and Agriculture Minister David Littleproud in Rockhampton

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