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.

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Career Revive Initiative

Recruit Talented Women Seeking To Return To Work The Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business is undertaking an expression of interest (EOI) process to select 10 businesses across regional Australia to participate in the Career Revive initiative....

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Sorry Day Walk

Commemorating National Reconciliation Week RDA Far South Coast joined the community in participating in a number of the Reconciliation Week 2019 events held throughout the Shoalhaven, Eurobodalla and Bega Valley regions. This year’s theme - Grounded in Truth; Walk...

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Highlight on Skilled Migration: May Update

Through our Skilled Migration programs and by acting as a Regional Certifying body, we make an important contribution to our region’s economy. For employers who need a position filled and cannot do so with local labour, skilled migrant labour can be critical. For...

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‘Be a Changemaker’ Training Program

Fiona Hatcher, Chief Executive Officer, RDA FSC, recently presented 13 students from 6 local high schools with their awards for completing Sonder Youth’s 10 week ‘Be a Changemaker’ Program. The Be a Changemaker Program is designed to equip young people with the skills...

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Illawarra Schools Careers Expo 2019

RDA Far South Coast attended the 2019 Illawarra Schools Career Expo this week to promote the Shoalhaven STEMship program to students. Joining Paul Goodwin from RDA FSC were Matt Triffett and Tim Buckingham from BAE Systems Australia, and Donna Payne from NSW DPC...

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First Shoalhaven STEMship Program Launches in Nowra

Representatives from Regional Development Australia - Far South Coast (RDA FSC), the Shoalhaven Defence Industry Group (SDIG) and the NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet gathered at the offices of RDA FSC yesterday to launch the 2019 Shoalhaven STEMship Program....

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Aboriginal Artist and Elder Aunty Marie Stewart attended a free movie screening of ‘The Merger’ as a guest of RDA FSC’s Violet Green, to celebrate Harmony Day in the Shoalhaven. Aunty Marie performed a Welcome to Country in front of a large audience. The event was...

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Violet Green, Regional Investment Officer-Jervis Bay Territory, facilitated Wreck Bay Aboriginal Community Council’s Team Building Day at Coolendel on the 21st March 2019. The workshop was well attended, with over 30 employees in attendance. Violet led team building...

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BBRF Round 3 Outcomes

The $641.6 million Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF) supports the Australian Government’s commitment to create jobs, drive economic growth and build stronger regional communities into the future. For Round 3, $200 million was available, with up to $45 million of...

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