Regional NSW planning and strategic resources

Planning and strategic documents to inform and drive delivery of regional NSW priorities.

Canola Blossom
The 20-Year Economic Vision for Regional NSW, released in 2018, sets out the Government’s priorities and plans to achieve long-term social and economic success for regional communities across the state.
Family walking to the beach
The NSW South Coast is renowned for its high quality marine environments, unspoiled character, beautiful beaches and wide range of nature-based visitor experiences.
Ocean nsw
In 2018, the NSW Government assisted local councils to develop Regional Economic Development Strategies (REDS) based on the concept of a Functional Economic Region (FER).
Future Ready Regions
Future Ready Regions is the NSW Government’s commitment to building strong communities and diversified regional economies that are not just built to survive drought but are able to thrive as an economic powerhouse.
Wagga riverside beach
A plan focused on providing quality services and infrastructure in regional NSW, aligning efforts to support growing regional centres.
View from a hill over looking Captains Flat
Surface soil testing and other data collection activities are being carried out on public land in Captains Flat, a small former mining town in the NSW Southern Tablelands, following the discovery of elevated levels of lead in the disused rail corridor adjacent to the legacy Lake George Mine.
Four bike riders riding over a bridge on the Tumbarumba Rail Trail

Discover how Rail Trails are revitalising former rail corridors in regional NSW, turning them into recreational assets that bring social and economic benefits to their local communities.

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