• 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.


Openings and launches in the Wheatbelt

April 4, 2016
The first ‘sod’ turned at the Mocardy Centre, Wongan-Ballidu Men’s Shed and the Pilgrim Trail officially opened and mobile towers for Bolgart, Yerecoin and Muntadgin.

Build plan released for Wheatbelt mobile base stations

April 4, 2016
A total of 128 mobile base stations will be built or upgraded as part of Round 1 of the $385 million Mobile Black Spot Programme and as part of an $85 million investment through Royalties for Regions.

Royalties for Regions Capacity Building Program for Country Local Governments

April 4, 2016
$5.4 million funded by Royalties for Regions Country Local Government Fund will be invested in a series of capacity building initiatives.

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