• 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 Regional Investment Blueprint articulates a vision for the Region and provides a framework to guide future growth.

The Wheatbelt Blueprint public comment period has now closed. However, the Blueprint and related documents can be viewed on the Blueprint publications page.

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Infrastructure Funding for Wheatbelt

February 26, 2015
Regional Development Minister Terry Redman announced the first Wheatbelt projects to be funded under the $600 million Southern Investment Initiative.

Age Friendly Communities Grants

February 26, 2015
Local Governments can now apply for funding to create age friendly communities in their local area.

Water for Food Funding

February 26, 2015
A new water project has been announced for the Central Midlands.