Promising Areas for Diversity and Growth


  • Growing world reputation and global value chains

Primary Production

  • Opportunities in high tech horticulture and premium quality and niche market driven products
  • Brand Salience for niche value added products
  • Water and Bio security critically important


  • New horizons built on new and existing infrastructure
  • Increased education offer also offers advancement to other industries


  • Value add to existing assets; attracting new markets
  • Culinary, Arts, Cycle and recreation, wellness, education, business, events

Health & Allied Health Services

  • NDIS, Aged Care and Aging population opportunities

Professional Services

  • Leveraging our skills base: benefit to local business
  • Opportunities in defence and financial sector: services to manufacturing


  • Existing industry; new opportunities with Vet school and Equine Performance Centre; training academy feasibility

Entertainment & Recreation (Arts)

  • Population growth, increased leisure time, inclusive of demographics,
  • creative industries growth
  • music sector opportunities for export

Engineering Services/Manufacturing

  • Embedded skills, new horizons in defence and mining and advanced manufacturing
  • fuelled by 4th industrial revolution and new skills and tech demand

Social Enterprise Models

  • to facilitate youth jobs growth with community benefits
  • Purpose Economy