Bowen Collinsville Enterprise Inc. is focused on delivering long term economic benefits to the residents of the Bowen and Collinsville communities.
The Bowen and Collinsville communities are well positioned to become an economic powerhouse of the North Queensland region. Driven by ongoing investment in mining, agriculture, aquaculture, fishing and tourism, plus the ongoing development of the Abbot Point Industrial Precinct approximately 20km to the north of Bowen, we look forward with anticipation as years of hard work and planning bring a number of significant projects to fruition.
Hundreds of millions of dollars of investment will be poured into developments in the region in the short and medium-term future. The Bowen and Collinsville area is proving an exciting and rewarding region to invest in. With extensive natural resources, available industrial land, plus the upgrading of electrical, rail, road and water infrastructure to our region, numerous ongoing opportunities for investment are available.
Bowen Collinsville Enterprise Inc. is an economic development agency in the Bowen region, facilitating:
- Economic prosperity as result of the private sector investment, crucial to bring large industrial projects and new business and investment opportunities to the Bowen Shire
- Provision of the higher order social infrastructure, which encompasses a wide range of community facilities and services critical to wellbeing of the Bowen communities, such as health, education and public safety
- Strategic planning for the Bowen's future briefing will provide opportunity to update social sector stakeholders about current economic development activities, provide current statistical information at local and regional level
- Provision of a high level of lobbying for new industries and business while ensuring a balanced, environmentally sustainable development of residential areas
- The ultimate goal is to attract suitable mix of mineral processing, manufacturing, services and tourism, leading to ongoing creation of full time year around, well paid jobs
- Positioning and proactively marketing the Bowen region as desirable place to ‘work, live and invest!