Background and RDE Goals:
The Queensland Research Advisory Committee (Qld RAC) formerly the Qld FRAB, is an Australian Government statutory authority that was established by the FRDC in March 2016 under the Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Act 1989 (PIRD Act).
The committee is expertise-based, composed of membership reflecting the various sectors/stakeholders of fishing and aquaculture across Queensland.
The Qld RAC aims to, on behalf of the jurisdiction of Queensland, invest into research that meets both jurisdictional and, where appropriate, national strategic RD&E goals to addresses the major challenges facing fisheries in Queensland, including the commercial, aquaculture, recreational and indigenous sectors.
The Qld RAC has established the following key research goals:
FRDC Management Contacts:
Skye Barrett – Executive Officer (M 0419 935 945; E email@example.com)
Leah Fergusson – Secretariat (M 0402 422 605; E firstname.lastname@example.org)
2017 Qld RAC Meeting Dates: Tuesday 10 October
2018 Qld RAC Meeting Dates: Tuesday 20 March
Tuesday 11 July
Tuesday 23 October