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Queensland Resources Council
Economic Contribution

Since opening this page, the Queensland resources sector has generated the following contribution to the state's economy

$150,549,540

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Economic contribution 2013-14

Queensland is fortunate in having a highly diversified resources sector that contributes in many ways to the state’s unique lifestyle and opportunities for long-term prosperity.

Knowing that resource development is a pillar of the Queensland economy is one thing. Knowing how it contributes through every dollar it spends confirms its continuing importance to the state and the nation.

Find your region below to see how the Queensland resources sector contributed to your local area in 2013-14.

Brisbane region - The LGAs below make up the Brisbane region
Brisbane
Logan
Redland
Moreton Bay

Central West region - The LGAs below make up the Central West region
Barcaldine
Boulia
Longreach

Darling Downs region - The LGAs below make up the Darling Downs region
Goondiwindi
Southern Downs
Toowoomba
Western Downs

Far North region - The LGAs below make up the Far North region
Cairns
Cassowary Coast
Cook
Douglas
Hope Vale
Mapoon
Mareeba
Napranum
Tablelands
Weipa

Fitzroy region - The LGAs below make up the Fitzroy region
Banana
Central Highlands
Gladstone
Livingstone
Rockhampton

Gold Coast region - The LGA below makes up the Gold Coast region
Gold Coast

Mackay region - The LGAs below make up the Mackay region
Isaac
Mackay
Whitsunday

Northern region - The LGAs below make up the Northern region
Burdekin
Charters Towers
Hinchinbrook
Palm Island
Townsville

North West region - The LGAs below make up the North West region
Burke
Carpentaria
Cloncurry
Doomadgee
McKinlay
Mount Isa

South West region - The LGAs below make up the South West region
Balonne
Maranoa
Murweh
Paroo

Sunshine Coast region - The LGAs below make up the Sunshine Coast region
Noosa
Sunshine Coast

West Moreton region - The LGAs below make up the West Moreton region
Ipswich
Lockyer Valley
Scenic Rim
Somerset

Wide Bay-Burnett region - The LGAs below make up the Wide Bay-Burnett region
Bundaberg
Fraser Coast
Gympie
North Burnett
South Burnett