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

  • RDA logo RDA Hunter Chair wins State Award for Business Leadership

    30 November 2016

    Mr Michael Slater was awarded the prestigious NSW Business Chamber's Business Leader of the Year award on 25 November 2016 at a ceremony in Sydney.

  • RDA staff receiving an award Regional awards recognize inspiring innovators

    23 November

    The 9th Northern Inland Innovation Awards were presented at the gala awards dinner at the Inverell RSM Club on Friday night, 18 November, 2016.

  • RDA Wheatbelt Chairmen RDA Wheatbelt—Enterprising Communities Programme

    19 November 2016

    The RDA Wheatbelt Enterprising Communities programme aims to encourage Wheatbelt communities to develop community enterprises, supported by community driven funding options for the enterprises. The objective of the program is to encourage a culture of community enterprise development and innovation, working towards cohesiveness and self-reliance within communities and the broader region.

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