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Local Recovery Funds

A Local Recovery Fund of $780,000 is available in the Wivenhoe region for projects that meet the priorities identified in the Local Jobs Plan.

Projects will be identified for funding through periodic Request for Proposals (RFP).

Please contact your local Employment Facilitator for information about the Local Recovery Fund and to discuss project proposals.

Total Funding 2020-2022 Approximate funding (as at January 2021)
$780,000 $780,000

Local Jobs Plan

Wivenhoe Local Jobs Plan

Employment Facilitator

John Perry
Wivenhoe Employment Facilitator
0418 719 795



Local Jobs and Skills Taskforce

Representative Organisation Stakeholder Group
John Perry (Chair) Wivenhoe Employment Facilitator Employment Facilitator
Rees Banks RDA Ipswich and West Moreton Regional Development Australia
Michael Krafft Qld Department of Employment, Small Business and Training State Government
Kim Watson DGT Employment and Training Group Training Organisation
Kylie Hogan Community Services Industry Alliance Community Services
Dean Patterson Lendlease Development Pty Ltd Employers
Robert Murphy Employment Plus Employment Service Provider
Mitch Ryan Scenic Rim Regional Council Local Government
Cat Matson Ipswich City Council Local Government

Taskforce Communiqués

Communiqués from Taskforce meetings are now available.