The road map is released and now it’s over to you

Economic Development and Tourism in South Burnett region - South Burnett Regional Council/South Burnett Directions

Over the past few weeks, I have been in more online video meetings and chats than ever before.  There are numerous opportunities for business owners to get involved in online conferencing from Arts Hour to KCCI Meet & Greet.  This week I attended Breaky with BIEDO online and listened intently as Leanne Kemp, the Chief…

It’s oil systems go on regional expansion

Economic Development and Tourism in South Burnett region - South Burnett Regional Council/South Burnett Directions

As regional communities across Australia continue to reel following years of drought, storms, and now the COVID-19 pandemic, Queensland’s South Burnett region is celebrating the highly anticipated expansion of local manufacturing industry. Proteco Oils, a locally owned and operated producer of nuts, oils and butters, and the largest manufacturer of macadamia oil in the world,…

Introduction to South Burnett Economic Action Plan

Economic Development and Tourism in South Burnett region - South Burnett Regional Council/South Burnett Directions

South Burnett’s Economic Development Department has coordinated a working group of business representative groups and Government officers to increase communication as the COVID-19 pandemic extends across Australia and the world.  This group is informed by the South Burnett Economy Action Plan. At the core, the South Burnett Economy Action Plan is about open communication.  This…