Cyclone Ilsa - April 2023


Recovery Funding support for affected businesses or operators

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development (DPIRD) currently administer DRFA Category B – Measures to Assist Primary Producers.

They currently offer the following types of support:

  • Professional Advice.
  • Freight costs.
  • Fencing.
  • Interest rate subsidy, and
  • other measures.

For details on the funding types and the eligibility criteria please refer to this document or contact DPIRD on 1800 198 231

There is a Cyclone Ilsa Recovery information webpage published at

The purpose of this page is to house all the State government assistance made available to the people impacted, as well as contact phone numbers and the latest media statements.

Welfare Assistance

Disaster and emergency recovery services

Department of Communities Disaster Response Hotline: 1800 032 965

  • Available to discuss community needs and what assistance is available