We've been back on the road for our Unlock the North Road Trip series, but this time heading north to the gateway to the wet tropics - Hinchinbrook!
Hinchinbrook Shire is a tourism dream, with the world-renowned Hinchinbrook Island and vast reef and island tourism opportunities on its doorstep. The agriculture sector, heavily invested in sugar cane, continues to look for ways to evolve and diversify to boost output and regional contribution to the economy.
Across the day we highlight the innovative developments in the region, as well as the challenges facing council, project proponents, growers, and industry, and how policy tweaks and investment will enable the realisation of emerging opportunities.
During the day we caught up with: