Attention: NSW Caretaker Period has commenced

The caretaker period for the NSW Election commenced on 3 March 2023.

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Regional Growth NSW Development Corporation is delivering on the NSW Government’s bold commitment to drive economic growth and prosperity in regional NSW through Special Activation Precincts.

We do this by partnering with government, business, industry and education providers to create world-class, sustainable, economic zones at the forefront of innovation. We work with the Snowy Hydro Legacy  Fund and the Department of Planning, Industry & Environment who fund and plan these precincts respectively as part of the 20-year Economic Vision for Regional NSW.

We lead

economic growth and job creation in regional NSW

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We champion

the integration of sustainability and economic growth

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We support

investors with a one-stop concierge service and supporting infrastructure

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We inspire

innovation and new technology

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Regional Growth NSW will support investors and businesses, cutting red tape with simplified approval processes to enable businesses to set-up faster in Special Activation Precincts in regional NSW.


Connecting industry, research institutes and government to create world-class and sustainable economic precincts at the forefront of innovation. More about the Precincts


Australia’s largest inland port with unequalled connectivity

Wagga Wagga

A sustainable hub of high value production and manufacturing connected to the world


A thriving business hub in the middle of Australia's most productive grain region
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Construction in the Parkes Special Activation Precinct

Circular economy vision for Parkes one step closer

The vision for the Parkes Special Activation Precinct is one step closer with the NSW Government shortlisting three consortia to deliver an energy from waste facility as part of an integrated circular economy within the precinct. The proposed facility was identified during the precinct’s m...
Woman sitting among wild flowers in the Snowy Mountains

$391.3 million to deliver Snowy alpine potential

The NSW Government has committed $391.3 million to deliver the Snowy Mountains Special Activation Precinct that will enable the region to become a year-round tourism destination and the alpine capital of Australia, following the release of the final master plan. The master plan outlines the long...
Representatives from the NSW Government and Brightmark announce Brightmark's investment onsite in the Parkes precinct

Parkes to be home to an Australian first

Global plastics recycling company Brightmark will invest $260 million to bring Australia’s first advanced plastics recycling facility to the Parkes precinct, creating 100 new local jobs. Brightmark’s innovative waste solution technology will divert up to 200,000 tonnes of plastic was...