Redland City Council pushes state government to take more action to help North Stradbroke Island transition

Cheryl Goodenough
Updated July 18 2019 - 5:12pm, first published 5:00pm
TRANSITION UNDER WAY: The Queensland government has budgeted about $25 million for the North Stradbroke Island economic transition strategy.
TRANSITION UNDER WAY: The Queensland government has budgeted about $25 million for the North Stradbroke Island economic transition strategy.

REDLAND City Council has called on the state government to immediately take measures like subsiding transport, improving communications and reinvesting mining royalties received over decades to help North Stradbroke Island transition from sandmining.

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Cheryl Goodenough

Cheryl Goodenough

Senior Journalist