Migrants helping regional growth

Southern Cross University (SCU) recently conducted a study of migrant business ownership and entrepreneurship in regional Australia. Through the Regional Australia Institute’s (RAI) Regional Researc...

Cummins Christmas Wonderland turns 10

The annual Cummins Christmas Wonderland turns 10 this year! The volunteer run Christmas event, which has become a festive season highlight for the residents of Cummins, is celebrating its 10th birthda...

RDAWEP a finalist for tackling climate change!

Climate leaders in South Australia were celebrated at the 2018 SA Climate Leaders Award event host by the Premier’s Climate Change Council on 31 October 2018. RDAWEP were recognised for attracti...

Fresh Salty Eyre Chef Tour 2018

On Sunday the 28th of October some of the country’s best chefs travelled to the Eyre Peninsula to experience firsthand the produce we have to offer. In collaboration with Olsson’s Salt we helped e...

Eyre Peninsula power solution

ElectraNet has released a final report on its investigation of electricity supply options to ensure Eyre Peninsula has a safe, reliable and secure electricity supply into the future. The recommended o...

2018 Regional Showcase Winners!

Each year across South Australia, individuals, groups and organisations are striving for greatness in regional communities. The Regional Showcase is a chance for us to reflect on the significant contr...

Drought Support

Dry Conditions Working Group Representatives  from State Government and the State’s agribusiness sectors attended the Dry Conditions Working Group on 8 October, 2018 Minister for Primary Indust...

Ability Awareness Festival

On Saturday October 27 RDAWEP hosted our Ability Awareness Festival, a community event to raise awareness of the Disability Workforce Hub and the Disability Service providers across the region. The ev...

Telstra Elliston Mobile Base Station

The Telstra Elliston Mobile Base Station which will bring reliable landline and 4G coverage to the town was launched on 4 October.   The upgrade to the overloaded radio link between Elliston and War...