Disaster support and assistance for tourism businesses
The Queensland Government is committed to supporting the tourism industry prepare for and recover from natural disasters and the short and long-term effects they can have on businesses.
When a disaster event occurs, our immediate priority is to link businesses to recovery assistance and restore domestic and international visitor levels to Queensland. The long-term focus is on strengthening the Queensland brand and building business resilience and capability.
Financial assistance, including grants and concessional loans, may be available for affected tourism operators.
Learn more about Queensland natural disaster assistance.
A range of resources is available to help you prepare your business for natural disasters.
Business risk management
Business continuity planning
Develop a practical business continuity plan for how you can prepare for, and continue to operate after, an incident or crisis.
- Read the Don’t risk it! guide (PDF, 3.1MB), developed for the tourism industry to help you prepare, respond and recover from a crisis.
- Download the free Ready, set, go! mobile app to help you prepare and get back on your feet after a natural disaster.
- Visit Get Ready Queensland for advice and information on how to prepare for extreme weather events and natural disasters.