Housing boost on way for Robinvale

DEVELOPMENT of four major accommodation projects in Robinvale has received council’s endorsement amid the region’s housing crisis.

More than 40 new rooms will be created when two on-farm developments are built at Lake Powell and on Happy Valley Road, and planning applications have also been issued for a backpacker’s hostel and for a two-unit subdivision in Robinvale.

Sourcing sustainable housing in Robinvale has been an ongoing concern for locals and seasonal workers who face lower-than-average rental vacancy rates and illegal rooming issues.

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