Regional Development Australia Far South Coast (RDA FSC) is developing partnerships with all levels of government and communities to enhance the growth and development of the South Coast to build a connected, innovative and sustainable region.
STRONG, CONFIDENT AND VIBRANT REGIONS
A NEW CHARTER FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AUSTRALIA
Regional Development Australia (RDA) is a national network of Committees made up of local leaders who work with all levels of government, business and community groups to support the economic development of their regions.
RDA Committees have an active and facilitative role in their communities and a clear focus on growing strong and confident regional economies that harness their competitive advantages, seize on economic opportunity and attract investment.
Collaborate with relevant stakeholders to identify economic opportunities and leverage private and public sector investment to the regions
Connecting Regional Businesses
Connect regional businesses, councils and industry sectors with international trade partners, financial markets and potential investors
Promote & Distribute
Promote and disseminate information on Australian Government policies and grant programs to state and local governments and industry, business and community sectors
Support community stakeholders to develop project proposals to access funding
Develop and maintain positive working relationships with the local government bodies in their regions
Facilitate public and private sector decentralisation
Assist in the delivery of Australian Government programs, where relevant and where requested by the Minister
Growing Local Jobs
Engage with regional entrepreneurs and emerging business leaders to explore new opportunities to grow local jobs in their regions
Provide information on their region’s activities and competitive advantages to all levels of government, industry, business and community sectors
Advice to Australian Government
Provide evidence-based advice to the Australian Government on critical regional development issues positively and negatively affecting their regions
Find out more about RDA by visiting the national RDA website or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Chief Executive Officer and Director of Regional Development: Fiona Hatcher
Project Manager: Paul Goodwin
Migration Manager: Lily Hatcher
Regional Investment Officer (JBT): Violet Green
Migration Support Officer: TBA
Administration Support: TBA
The geographic area of responsibility for RDA –FSC covers the three LGAs of Shoalhaven City, Eurobodalla Shire and Bega Valley Shire.
Click on the pdfs below for information on the region as a whole, and each individual LGA.