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Latest economic development news for South Australia's Far North.

New Attractions Planned for Flinders Ranges

November 7, 2012 | Comments Off on New Attractions Planned for Flinders Ranges
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Adventure tourism and Geotourism will be the focus of new tourism products to be developed for the Flinders Ranges, thanks to Australian Government T-QUAL Grants Funding. The Flinders Ranges…

Media Release – RDAFN Rounds 3 and 4

October 30, 2012 | Comments Off on Media Release – RDAFN Rounds 3 and 4
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Regional Development Australia (RDA) committees have a key role to play in shaping infrastructure investment to meeting regional needs during Rounds Three and Four of the Regional Development Australia…

Media Release – NBN Funding for RDAFN & RDAYMN

October 26, 2012 | Comments Off on Media Release – NBN Funding for RDAFN & RDAYMN
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An online education roadshow will travel throughout regional SA to assist businesses and individuals to make the most of the arrival of the National Broadbank Network. It was announced…

Media Release – Revised Roadmap for the Far North Region

September 17, 2012 | Comments Off on Media Release – Revised Roadmap for the Far North Region
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Regional Development Australia Far North (RDAFN) has just released its revised “Roadmap” for the region. The Roadmap is designed to provide succinct information on the regions’ economic, environment and…

Media Release – Oodnadatta Signage

September 10, 2012 | Comments Off on Media Release – Oodnadatta Signage
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Oodnadatta Railway Signs now pointing the way. Regional Developmetn Australia Far North (RDAFN) recently completed a signage project in Oodnadatta – Outback SA. New information and directional signage was…

Flinders Ranges Experience Development Strategy

August 20, 2012 | Comments Off on Flinders Ranges Experience Development Strategy
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The Experience Development Strategy (EDS) for the Flinders Ranges National Landscape guides the development of compelling experiences, as well as marketing, product development, workforce development and infrastructure, aimed at…

Bold New Plan for Outback Tourism Growth

August 20, 2012 | Comments Off on Bold New Plan for Outback Tourism Growth
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A dynamic new plan for growth is set to boost tourism across South Australia’s Outbackk. The region’s Destination Action Plan 2012-2015 was produced by the South Australian Tourism Commission…

Far North SA Workforce Skills Report

August 14, 2012 | Comments Off on Far North SA Workforce Skills Report
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RDAFN carried out a workforce skills audit of the Far North SA region to ascertain employment, recruitment, and training needs into the future. This regional workforce & skills project…

Dry Lake Eyre Issues and Opportunities

July 19, 2012 | Comments Off on Dry Lake Eyre Issues and Opportunities
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  In recent years the Outback region of South Australia has experienced a boom in nature based tourism as people flock to see Lake Eyre in flood and the…

$10,910,000 Funding Boost for Key Projects in the Far North

July 4, 2012 | Comments Off on $10,910,000 Funding Boost for Key Projects in the Far North
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  Regional Development Australia (RDA) Far North has welcomed the announcement of funding for three key projects under Round Two of the Regional Development Australia Fund (RDAF) worth $200…