An Australian Government Initiative

Regional Development Australia


Regional Development Australia

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Regional Development Australia (RDA) is an Australian Government initiative that brings together all levels of government to enhance the development of Australia's regions. A national network of RDA committees has been established to achieve this objective.

RDA News

  • South Australian RDA Committees support the Boosting the Local Care Workforce Program

    09 October 2018

    The Boosting the Local Care Workforce program (the Program) was announced in the Australian Government 2017-18 Budget and the program’s implementation is underway. 

  • Funding for RDA Hunter's Me Program

    04 October 2018

    Regional Development Australia (RDA) Hunter welcomes the recent announcement by Minister for Defence Industry, The Hon. Steven Ciobo MP of a further funding commitment for the ME program for 2018/19. This will enable RDA Hunter’s  partnership with the Department of Defence to help build a STEM-skilled defence industry workforce to continue.

  • Export Essentials Forum

    02 October 2018

    Thursday 29 November 2018 9.00am to 4.00pm HOTA- Home of the Arts- Panorama Suite 135 Bundall Road, Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217 $35 per person

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