Backing Business Forum

RDA Central West invites you to get your business skills into gear for 2021 at the inaugural Backing Business Forum this November. Hear from over a dozen keynote speakers; participate in a live Q&A panel session and take home the information and tools you need to boost your business going forward.

STEM Industry School Partnership

STEM Industry School Partnership (SISP) Program

RDA Central West is collaborating with the NSW Department of Education to implement the STEM Industry School Partnerships (SISP) program in the Central West. The program provides primary and high school students in regional areas with age appropriate STEM skills and pathways to STEM jobs.

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Invest Central West

RDA Central West has a diverse range of current economic and community data to aid development and investment in the region.

Business Leaders Breakfast Series

RDA Central West CEO Sam Harma joins business, government and community leaders throughout the region to discuss local priorities, projects and policy issues that matter to the local business community.

Farm to Organisation initiative

Farm to Organisation – Central West NSW

RDA Central West has launched ‘Farm to Organisation’ – a first of its kind project in Australia – part of an embryonic movement in the region supporting, not just regional economic development, but also social and environmental development.

TEN4TEN - a leadership dialogue

TEN4TEN is an unique opportunity, bringing ten youth leaders together with ten community champions for a fantastic two-way conversation and mentoring opportunity.

'Central West Is Best' Photo Competition

The ‘Central West Is Best’ Photo Competition is an annual event. The theme changes each year, giving residents of the Central West the opportunity to showcase our region. Have a look at our Gallery page for this year's entries.

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Economic Development Officer’s Forum

RDA Central West co-ordinates the quarterly meetings of the region’s Economic Development Officer’s (EDO) Forum. This network comprises EDOs and other regional stakeholders with an interest in regional economic development in the Central NSW region. The Forum is largely for information sharing and knowledge and capacity building and provides the opportunity for members to hear presentations from a range of agencies on issues impacting on the region.

Central West Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Central West Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

The Entrepreneurial Ecosystem is an interactive map to guide startups and new businesses to business support services in our region.

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Agribusiness Today Forum

The Agribusiness Today Forum is an annual two-day event held at different locations across the Central West of NSW. The forum provides current and future market trends and insights for growers, producers and industry representatives across the region.


Past Projects

Have a look at some of the projects that we have completed over the years. If you would like further information on any of these, please give us a call.