The Wide Bay Burnett provides an enviable work life balance and is a great place to raise and grow a family. The region is rapidly emerging as the food bowl of Queensland and is proud of its manufacturing history and world-class natural assets.
Economic Development Tools
Business and industry can make more informed, evidence-based decisions using the suite of online demographic and economic information tools, thanks to investment by RDA Wide Bay Burnett.
Regional Economic Growth Forum
The 2019 Regional Economic Development Growth Forum will be held on November 7 at the Gympie Civic Centre.
Presented by the Wide Bay Burnett Regional Organisation of Councils (WBBROC), Department of State Development and Regional Development Australia Wide Bay Burnett, this free event boasts a range of guest speakers and will showcase the progress of key economic development projects and initiatives within the Wide Bay Burnett region.
RDA Wide Bay Burnett Regional Roadmap 2016 - 2019
Regional Development Australia Wide Bay-Burnett’s 2016-2019 Regional Roadmap sets out a strategic vision defined by a set of aspirational goals taking into account the economic priorities of all levels of government and issues of significance to the community.
Regions 2030 - Unlocking opportunity
Australia’s regions are fundamental to the functioning of our cities and the nation. Regions supply much of the necessities of everyday life—from the food we eat to the energy that runs our households and industries. Without the driving force of regional Australia, the strength and vitality of our national economy and the Australian way of life would not be possible.