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Creating Jobs in the Bush: Gove Development Moving Ahead

Job creation, wealth-building and local decision making are at the forefont of plans for the future of the Gove Peninsula.

Chief Minister Michael Gunner has met with Indigenous community groups over the past two days to progress several projects that will shape the township over the next decade, including:

Quotes from the Chief Minister, Michael Gunner

“There are exciting things happening on the Gove Peninsula that will mean more jobs for parents, stronger schools for children and better health services.

“We are giving tourists more reasons to visit, recreational fishermen more reasons to drop a line and more avenues for industry to flourish.

“We are working to realise the aspirations of Traditional Owners while strengthening the economic and social outlook for all residents.

“With progressive and proactive initiatives underway, the future for the Gove Peninsula looks bright.”

Media contact: Cameron Angus 0404 021 192.