Defence has identified the 170 hectare site as surplus to Defence requirements.
For more information regarding this site please refer to the below fact sheet.
If you have any questions regarding this divestment please refer to contact us page.
On 6 February 2019, the Assistant Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon David Fawcett, along with the Assistant Minister for Children and Families and Federal Member for Capricornia, the Hon Michelle Landry and Federal Member for Dawson, Mr George Christensen announced the sale of the Mount Vince Rifle Range to Mackay Regional Council.
A copy of the joint media release is located at: https://www.minister.defence.gov.au/minister/david-fawcett/media-releases/mount-vince-rifle-range-sold-mackay-regional-council