Growing Future Tourism QLD

This program provides funding to eligible QLD tourism operators to help them with the costs of infrastructure or developing new experiences.
This grant is currently closed to applications

What do you get?

Funding of between $1 and $4 million.

Who is this for?

QLD tourism operators, not-for-profit organisations and local governments.


Funding is available to eligible tourism operators, not-for-profit organisations and local governments to deliver new and enhanced tourism infrastructure or experiences in the priority areas of:

  • coastal and marine tourism
  • heritage and cultural tourism
  • ecotourism and sustainability.

Examples of the types of eligible projects include:

  • marine tourism terminals/pontoons/jetties
  • tourism/resort accommodation
  • tech overlay – online, digital, virtual and augmented reality capability enhancement of a destination, tourism infrastructure product or experience
  • paleo tourism infrastructure product/experience
  • First Nations tourism infrastructure product/experience
  • ecotourism infrastructure and products that develop or enhances existing tourism experience
  • nature-based tourism infrastructure or experience
  • agritourism infrastructure product/experience.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • be an established tourism operator in Queensland, or
  • a new operator, or an operator from another Australian jurisdiction, which can demonstrate active establishment of tourism operations in Queensland with significant tourism benefits to Queensland
  • hold an Australian business number (ABN)
  • be registered for goods and services tax (GST).

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