Our Priorities

The key strengths, challenges and opportunities of the region are encompassed in the regional priorities and key strategic actions, which relate to:

  • Regional diversification
    • A strong economic base
    • Regional infrastructure that facilitates growth
    • A region that capitalises on digital opportunities
    • Strong stakeholder relationships
  • Innovation
    • A technology smart region
    • Strong prosperous regional industries
    • Efficient and innovative water & environment management systems
  • Building community capacity
    • A skilled and sustainable workforce that matches industry needs
    • Increase choices in regional education
    • Resilient communities that embrace and promote change