McKinlay Mayor Belinda Murphy is one of two new appointments to the board of the Northern Australian Infrastructure Facility announced by Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan.
Minister Canavan welcomed Cr Murphy and Kate George from Western Australia.
"I am very pleased that Kate George and Belinda Murphy will bring their experience and expertise to the NAIF board," Minister Canavan said.
"Ms Murphy is the Mayor of McKinlay Shire in Queensland, and brings extensive understanding of how to attract and implement infrastructure projects in the north," Minister Canavan said. "Her appointment to the board will commence on 1 July 2019 and expire on 30 June 2021."
Minister Canavan said NAIF is a central element of the Government's agenda for developing the north.
"NAIF supports infrastructure that underpins economic and population growth in Northern Australia. The expert board is essential in guiding NAIF and ensuring it achieves its objectives."
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