Fraser Coast is home to some of the HIGHEST RATES for local government in Australia, yet it has a LOW Socio-Economic background with a MASSIVE Unemployment rate of 11.8% According to the ABS. The median weekly wage is just $466 for those working in Maryborough and $477 in Hervey Bay, and with 68.7% of houses owned in 4650. And for postcode of 4655, 64.8% owned
Rates, under the new Seymour leadership have SURGED for some residents and dropped for others whom their land values gained.. how’s this possible?! This is a MASSIVE Problem we have with constant rate rises here with Not many jobs available and a low capital growth rate in the Whole region! WE NEED YOUR HELP!
With your help I will lodge this petition to the Fraser Coast Regional Council with a hope that they could listen and help their own constituents out! Fraser Coast’s Region will only suffer more unless you help!