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Permanent Horticulture Tree Crops - New Bores and Dam Desilting Rebate QLD

The Permanent Horticulture Tree Crops - New Bores and Dam Desilting Rebate provides drought affected horticulturalists with a rebate to help with the costs of purchasing and upgrading on-farm water infrastructure.
Close date: 30 Jun 2021 12:00 AM AEST.
Application detail:

Applications close 30 June 2021 or when the funding allocation is exhausted, whichever occurs first.


What do you get?

Up to $25,000.

Who is this for?

Queensland drought affected tree crop horticulturalists.


This rebate may be used to help with:

  • professional contracting costs associated with the drilling of a new bore or desilting of your dam on your drought declared property
  • any reasonable travel costs for the contactors

What are the eligibility criteria?

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a property owner, share-farmer or lessee in the permanent tree cropping industry (eg tree nuts, citrus, berries, apples or stone fruit, vine crops)
  • operate a primary production business as a sole trader, partnership, trust or private company
  • own a property located in an eligible area which is impacted by drought
  • spend more than 50% of your labour on, and derive more than 50% of your gross income from the primary-production enterprise

How do you apply?

You can find out more about eligibility and how to apply at On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme.