Information for Investors

The following links to various websites is an excellent set of resources for potential investors to understand the region, and in some cases specific site they are exploring.  The Barossa region has excellent capacity for focused investment and growth to diversify our regional offer, whilst ensuring the important visual landscapes, traditions and historical features are preserved and promoted.



Guide to Investing in Australia

Census Data - for population growth and statistics

South Australian Resources Information Geoserver (SARIG)

The Department of Manufacturing, Trade, Innovation, Resources and Energy (DMITRE) Minerals site provides South Australian geoscientific and mining information, however this site has so much versitility for potential investors, business owners and residents to learn more about the region.

For more information on SARIG, please click  or to talk about investing in the region, please contact our office.

Nature Maps

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources' interactive online mapping site supporting South Australia's natural resource management. Use NatureMaps to navigate to an area of interest and display a range of GIS datasets including; Protected Areas, Planning and management - Heritage, Fire - Vegetation, NatureLinks corridors - Landscapes, Flora and fauna and, Topography and imagery.


The overall vision of the Atlas of South Australia is to provide access to information about South Australia through the exploration of maps and geographic features for purposes ranging from taking the user on a journey across our landscape to identifying business and development opportunities by locating services, facilities and community needs.

Click here to learn more about Atlas.

Department of Primary Industries and Regions, South Australia (PIRSA) Water Intensive Development

This website aims to provide an understanding of the steps involved in the development process, as well as the information required by developers and project proponents in order to gain approval. 

This website contains regionally specific information for each of the State Government Regions. Under each of the regional headings there is information that will assist in site selection and development approval along with regionally specific contact details.

To learn more about this site, click here.  To view the Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges Site Selection Map, click here.

Easy Data

EasyData is a unique data enquiry tool designed to simplify the gathering of up-to-date economic, social and environmental indicators for South Australia. These indicators are available at state, region and local-government-area levels. The data on the website comes from a variety of sources, including the ABS and various government departments.