Regional NSW planning and strategic resources

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


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2022 Flood Recovery Programs

Targeted support to enable industry recovery, help communities to rebuild and ensure impacted regions have the resources that they need to bounce back.


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Recovery from the 2019/20 bushfires

Targeted support to meet the recovery needs of communities and industries affected by the 2019/20 bushfires in NSW.


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Regional Economic Development Strategies

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).


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NSW Border Wild Dog Fence

The NSW Government is collaborating with landholders, stakeholders, and Traditional Custodians to deliver a 32 km extension to the NSW Border Wild Dog Fence.


Future Ready Regions

Drought relief

The NSW Government is committed 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.


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Future Jobs and Investment Authorities

The NSW Government is committed to supporting communities reliant on the coal industry to secure their long-term economic future as the global demand for coal declines over time.


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Royalties for Rejuvenation Fund

The NSW Government’s Royalties for Rejuvenation Fund will ensure coal mining communities have the support and funds they need to diversify their economies for a strong and vibrant future.


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NSW Rail Trails

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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Stockton Beach Taskforce

The NSW Government and City of Newcastle are working together to deliver sand renourishment for Stockton Beach.



Snowy Hydro Legacy Fund

The $4.2 billion Snowy Hydro Legacy Fund is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to invest in major and transformative infrastructure across regional NSW.


Bushwalkers looking along the coastline at Meroo Head Lookout, Meroo National Park. Photo: Michael

Annual Reports

The collection of the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development's annual reports.


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The Welcome Experience program design

Documents relating to the design of the Welcome Experience program.

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