Agricultural Development in Northern Australia

  • Keith Noble
  • Tania Dennis
  • Sarah Larkins


This chapter provides a history of agricultural development in Northern Australia, which includes many past grand plans for northern development, before progressing through a consideration of the historic and contemporary challenges and drivers (regional, national and global) for growth. This information is then considered against existing policy paradigms, along with the perennial challenges of infrastructure provision.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Keith Noble
    • 1
  • Tania Dennis
    • 2
  • Sarah Larkins
    • 3
  1. 1.James Cook UniversityTownsvilleAustralia
  2. 2.Insideout ArchitectsTownsvilleAustralia
  3. 3.College of Medicine and DentistryJames Cook UniversityTownsvilleAustralia

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