Prime Minister Peter O’Neill visit to Townsville Australia ended on Monday after a quick visit where he addressedthe Chamber of Commerce.
Mr O’Neill andthe delegation also visitedthe Port of Townsville andthe Thirteen Hundred Smiles Stadium, where he watchedthe game betweenthe North Queensland Cowboys andthe Cronulla Sharks.
As part of Mr O’Neill official visit tothe Queensland township of Townsville, he was treated to a tour on Sunday ofthe North Queensland Cowboys stadium and training facility.
North Queensland Fullback Matt Bewen took O’Neill and his delegation to throughthe Thirteen Hundred Smiles Stadium which housesthe training facility.
O’Neill was also met by Cowboys General Manager Commercial Steve Mitchell.
Meantime, in his official address tothe Townsville Chamber of Commerce on Saturday, Mr O’Neill reiteratePNG’s strong gross domestic product growth onthe back ofthPNG LNG project.
He talked aboutthe importance of downstream processing andthe need for experience in this area.
O’Neill outlines some ideas to strenthen business links and he hope thatthe visit would futher strenthen and broadenthe relationship between Townsville and Papua New Guinea