• A place of discovery
  • A vibrant and diverse economy
  • Family focused communities
  • Wide Open Spaces
  • An adventure playground

Discover the Wheatbelt

A growing region of opportunity

The Wheatbelt Development Commission website is the perfect way for you to find out about our amazing region.

Discover opportunity waiting for you in the Wheatbelt's vibrant economy. Join the growing number of clever people who make the Wheatbelt innovative and strong.

Learn about the many liveable communities where the lifestyle is relaxed, safe and community-focused and soak up the valued natural amenity that makes the Wheatbelt unique.

Wheatbelt Blueprint

The Wheatbelt is a region of enormous opportunity.  It’s proximity to markets, diverse productive landscapes; strong economic base, its people and their strong sense of community are all foundations for growth.

The Wheatbelt Blueprint articulates a vision for the Region and provides a framework to guide future growth.

The Wheatbelt Blueprint and Overview can be viewed on the Blueprint publications page.

Quick Links


Central East Sub-regional Economic Strategy launched

May 1, 2015
The Central East Sub-regional Economic Strategy was launched by Tim Shackleton, Wheatbelt Development Commission Chair, in Southern Cross on 30 April 2015.

Small Town Sexy in the Wheatbelt

April 30, 2015
Last call! The Wheatbelt Development Commission will host a forum on how small towns can be promoted as interesting, engaging and fascinating places to live, work and play. Who’s coming to town?

Wheatbelt moves forward in improving aged care

April 30, 2015
Following the launch of the Wheatbelt Aged Care and Support Solutions in October 2014, the Wheatbelt Development Commission has been working hard to deliver on its recommendations.