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Support for Northern Rivers flood affected business and communities

Many thanks for your kind thoughts for RDA Northern Rivers and our region at this difficult time. We are getting back on line and will continue to provide updates about assistance and support as our community recovers and rebuilds.

My Future Workforce supporting displaced workers into employment

The My Future Workforce (MFW) Northern Rivers platform now supports displaced workers gain employment. New features on the platform focus on identifying and matching up job vacancies with people registered as displaced workers.

My Future Workforce (MFW) is a community endorsed initiative of RDA Northern Rivers and RDA Mid North Coast. Designed to connect Jobseekers, Employers and Service Providers MFW is free for all to use.

Northern Rivers NSW Brand

The symbol of a new economic and cultural era for one of New South Wales’ oldest, diverse and alluring regions

RDA–Northern Rivers

We are a non-profit, community-based organisation, part of a nationwide network of 55 regional bodies working with governments, local industry and communities for economic development in the region… more »

My Future Workforce

The My Future Workforce platform is an initiative of RDA Northern Rivers and Mid North Coast. It is designed to connect Jobseekers, Employers and Service Providers and is free to use…more »

Regional Visas

As the Regional Certifying Body for the Northern Rivers, our Skilled Migration services can provide potential applicants and employers with the information needed to submit applications… more »


Business & Investment

The Northern Rivers is a popular choice for innovative businesses and alternative lifestyles, with opportunities in diverse areas from creative to biotechnology, tourism to agriculture… more »

Northern Rivers NSW Brand connecting our region to the world

The Northern Rivers NSW brand brings together the power of one of Australia’s most beautiful, creative and innovative regions, giving it a single point of focus and representation while still celebrating the diversity and differences of the region​…more »

Economic & Community
Data Apps

Explore the latest statistics on the Northern Rivers economy in this free interactive tool.

The latest ABS data on Northern Rivers communities in this free interactive tool.

Latest News Stories

Government Consultations

The Treasury Remake of ACNC Regulations The draft Australian Charities and Not‑for‑profits Commission Regulations 2022 propose to remake the Regulations, with minimal changes to the substantive requirements and inclusions. Submissions close Monday 15 August 2022....

Government consultations

National Initial Assessment and Referral for Mental Health Care for older adults The Department of Health is seeking feedback on a draft Lift Out and DST for older adults. Submissions close 15 June 2022. Remote Age Care Infrastructure The Department of Health is...

Flood Displaced Workers Supported To Get Back To Work

The NSW Government, Regional Development Australia Northern Rivers and the team at My Future Workforce have collaborated to offer a specific focus on identifying and matching up job vacancies with people registered as displaced workers on the My Future Workforce...

Government Consultations

Equipment Energy Efficiency Program: GEMS Lighting Determination set to expire in Aril 2023 The Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources is consulting on 2 lighting determinations under the Greenhouse and Energy Minimum Standards Act 2012 (GEMS Act) that...

Support and assistance for flood affected communities

As our community continues to recover from some of the biggest floods in our regions recorded history, RDA Northern Rivers is working to provide information to assist our communities as we move forward from this unprecedented flood event. The Northern Rivers community...

Funding announced to support flood affected Northern Rivers community

The Prime Minister Scott Morrison and NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet visited our region this week to view the extensive flood damage and announce funding to support the recovery process. On Wednesday 9 March the Prime Minister announced the following funding: An...

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109 Molesworth Street
(PO Box 146)
Lismore NSW 2480 [Map]

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