BP withdraws from GAB exploration

In October 2016, BP announced that it did not intend to proceed with its planned exploration in the Great Australian Bight. BP has written to Australia’s National Offshore Petroleum Safety and E...

Have Your Say on EP’s Water Demand and Supply

Review of the Eyre Peninsula Water Demand and Supply Statement The Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources (DEWNR) has initiated a comprehensive review and revision of the Eyre Peninsul...

Cruise Season is Here!

The Port Lincoln cruise ship season has kicked off with the arrival of the Pacific Jewel on 5th December. Once again, the region turned on a great day for passengers and the streets were full of peopl...

State Local Government Infrastructure Partnership

The State Local Government Infrastructure Partnership aims to create infrastructure that generates construction jobs and drives economic growth. Councils have until the end of February to lodge an ap...

2017 SA Government Business Missions Calendar

The South Australian Trade Missions calendar for 2017 will help you in your planning for trips into key markets next year. Participating in these Missions can benefit you with Government support provi...

Jobs First Employment Program

The first of RDAWEP’s Jobs First Employment Program applications has been successful. The project is a paid three month work experience program at the Iluka Resources Jacinth-Ambrosia site, incl...

New Training and Employment Program for Whyalla

Regional Development Australia Whyalla and Eyre Peninsula (RDAWEP) and the Department of State Development (DSD) are bringing together the South Australian Government’s training, employment and ...

Wash Plants Benefit Whyalla Economy

Whyalla contractors are benefitting from the construction of new wash plants at Arrium’s mining operations, which will see the injection of $25 million into the local economy. Work is well under...

Eyre Peninsula Community Foundation

Grain Grower Donations The EP Community Foundation now has a National Grower Register (NGR) number, making it easy for growers to donate a small portion of their grain deliveries to the Foundation. ...

Sea Star is here!

‘Sea Star’, the eagerly awaited new vessel for SeaSA’s ferry service has arrived in Wallaroo, just in time for the Christmas/New Year period. Daily services will commence Friday 9th ...