The Queensland Government has announced a $10,000 building boost grant, for new home construction. The grant is available to anyone building a new home costing up to $600,000.
The grant is available for 6 months only. To qualify, builder (completion) contracts must be signed between 1 Aug 2011 – 31 Jan 2012 – Owner/builders must start construction 1 Aug 2011 – 31 Jan 2012. Construction must be complete within 18 months of the qualifying period.
More info found here http://www.budget.qld.gov.au/current-budget/tax-reform/faqs.shtml
Applications go to the Office of State Revenue http://www.osr.qld.gov.au/