BOQ donates $50,000 to support drought-affected farmers

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

BOQ today announced a $50,000 donation to Rural Aid Australia to help support Australia’s drought affected farmers.

Jon Sutton, CEO and Managing Director, BOQ said the current drought situation is devastating and BOQ is taking action to support Australia’s farmers.

“As a regional bank, we understand the impact this is having on our regional and agribusiness customers and recognise the need to help Australians doing it tough.

"Through Rural Aid Australia BOQ will help drought affected farmers and provide them with the support they need during this difficult time.”

Any BOQ rural and agribusiness customers experiencing hardship as a result of the drought, should call the dedicated financial hardship line on 1300 557 272.