RDA Barwon South West News
$130 billion JobKeeper payment to keep Australians in a job01/04/2020
The Australian Government will provide a historic wage subsidy to around 6 million workers who will receive a flat payment of $1,500 per fortnight through their employer, before tax.
RDA Barwon South West Committee Member recognised with Australia Day honour06/02/2020
Regional Development Australia would like to congratulate an inaugural member of the RDA Barwon South West Committee Elaine Carbines for being recognised at this year’s Australia Day Awards.
Cross border talks begin between Barwon South West and South Australia10/06/2019
Regional leaders from Victoria’s South West and South Australia’s Eastern regions met with the Victorian Cross Border Commissioner to prioritise greater collaboration and economic development across the Victorian and South Australian state border.
Commonwealth Treasury Visit to South West Victoria30/05/2019
RDA Barwon South West hosted Commonwealth Treasury officials to provide valuable insight into the economic policies and issues impacting the region.
Barwon South West secures funding from Australian Governments Building Better Regions Fund Round Three12/03/2019
RDA Barwon South West has congratulated local organisations, councils and community groups across the Barwon South West in receiving a share of more than $10.3 million from the Australian Government’s Building Better Regions Fund.
More funding secured for Victoria's Shipwreck Coast21/12/2018
RDA Barwon South West has welcomed a landmark $154 million Federal contribution towards Victoria’s first city deal for Geelong and the Shipwreck Coast.
RDA Barwon South West welcomes funding to Geelong City Deal 02/11/2018
The Geelong City Deal aims to harness the strengths and opportunities in the local Barwon South West economy to deliver new jobs and make the area an even better place to live, work and visit.
Grant funding up for grabs across the Barwon region18/10/2018
RDA Barwon South West encourages local organisations, councils and community groups across the region to apply for the Australian Government’s $641.6 million Building Better Regions Fund.
Bumper tourism boost for our region as Avalon announces international flights06/02/2018
Avalon Airport officially announced it would become an international airport towards the end of the year, offering regular flights to Kuala Lumpur with AirAsia.