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The NSW government has released a report that shows arts, screen and cultural activities in NSW contribute $16.4 billion to the State’s economy
Clarence Valley Council New beginnings for community donations – Community groups have been given an extra month to consider an application for funding from the Clarence Valley Council’s popular community initiatives program. Community projects officer, Sammy Lovejoy, said the opening date for applications had been pushed back from February 1 to March, to allow for […]
RDA Northern Rivers was a collaborative partner for the Thinking Differently Summit, initiated by NSW Business Chamber – Northern Rivers and held in Ballina. This successful event brought together 140 of the regions business leaders to take a design thinking approach to growing jobs for our local young people and growing business innovation. The Summit […]
According to the Australian Farmers Federation the Australian hemp industry is on the rise!
New research from the Bureau of Communications and Arts Research shows that cultural and creative activities contributed $111.7 billion to Australia’s economy in 2016-17
Startup Muster have released the fifth installment of their annual Australian Startup survey. A snapshot of the Australian startup ecosystem is featured in each Startup Muster report. The 2018 Startup Muster is a summary of the key insights and findings from the 2018 national survey of startups, people thinking of founding a startup and businesses […]
AgFutures latest research report ‘Accelerating the development of agtech solutions worth adopting’ looks at the digital future of Agriculture. The research was undertaken by AgThentic’s Sarah Nolet and Cass Mao and explores challenges affecting the uptake of AgTech by the farming sector. It also features opportunities that come with new technologies. A number of factors […]
RDA Northern Rivers congratulates our local business winners at the Northern Rivers Regional Business Awards
It’s time to nominate your local heroes for the 2019 Australia Day awards. Visit your local council’s website for information about award categories and how to nominate. Clarence Valley Council My Clarence Valley finalist in destination marketing – Promoting the Clarence Valley as a world-class destination has earned My Clarence Valley tourism State recognition. […]
Sarah Nolet, CEO, Agthentic is a globally recognised food systems innovation expert and will be presenting a two-hour workshop to local food and ag tech businesses at the Bangalow Bowling Club, Friday 26 October 2018. The workshop will begin at 9:30 am with presentations from Kylee Ingram of Founders Northern Rivers and Jobs for NSW’s […]