About RDA

RDA Barossa Gawler Light Adelaide Plains  is a group of industry leaders drawn from across the region and supported by all 3 spheres of government to identify economic opportunity and challenges – and ways to address them – for the region.  In addition to targeted investment attraction, investor information and regional analysis, RDA delivers a range of services to business to support better business performance so not only do new businesses invest but existing business thrive and create jobs as well.   

If you wish to contribute to our knowledge of the region or raise an issue contact one of our board members or RDA staff.  Alternatively put your ideas into our business survey, a key source of information and ideas from regional business.

We offer:

  • Investment Attraction and Regional Information

  • Industry Development and Investor assistance

  • Access to business services and growth strategies

  • Career development and human resource planning

  • Skills training access

  • Workforce planning and development

  • Advocacy and business case development for regional infrastructure and investment

  • Community consultation and facilitation

Regional Development Australia Barossa (RDAB) is a partnership between the Australian, South Australian and local government (Town of Gawler, Adelaide Plains Council, The Barossa Council and Light Regional Council) to develop and strengthen the Barossa regional community. These three levels of government have invested in RDAB to deliver economic development services in the Barossa region.

Our staff have strong networks across government and experience in working with various government agencies and programs. They also, importantly, have extensive private sector experience and knowledge in developing business plans and initiatives to drive growth.

We encourage you to access our services, advice and assistance as you develop and implement your business concept.

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