RDA Northern Rivers regularly reviews government and other reports and articles that provide insight and information about trends that affect regional Australia.
Articles covering the digital world 2017 predictions, gen nbn, 2020 and beyond and automation in our digital future
Advances in technology are set to change the way we work across all industry sectors, including agriculture
A new world wide housing affordability report shows some of the most unaffordable places to live in the world are in regional Australia
The ACCC has released its six monthly Business in Focus report for the period from July to December 2016
The Foundation for Young Australians’ latest report takes a radical new approach to jobs, careers and work
A review of equity capital investment in the development of high value horticulture for the Murray Darling Basin uncovered challenges that have resonance here in the Northern Rivers agricultural sector
StartupAus have released the second Crossroads report on the Australian startup ecosystem
The Department of Agriculture has released the Australian Food Statistics 2012-2013 data report
In the digital economy, an understanding of and skills related to science and technology are rapidly gaining greater importance in business and industry
The Regional Australia Institute, in partnership with the nbn have released the report ‘Future of Work – Setting Kids up for Success’ to help set the future for kids in a fast-changing work environment
The emergence of the Internet of Things is changing the way we live, work and interact with the wider community, and heralds an unprecedented era of innovation
A new report from StartupAus highlights the potential for Australian Startups to be part of a US$189 billion global industry
A University of Melbourne study suggests that small to medium enterprises in regional Australia are set to gain from the rollout of high speed broadband
The latest publication from Austroads examines the current funding and financing arrangements for regional and remote roads in Australia and considers the implications of road funding reforms.
The NSW Government Jobs for the Future report sets out targets and strategies to generate a million new rewarding jobs in NSW by 2036
This new report from the Climate Council assesses the impact on rural communities of climatic change revealing both the challenges and opportunities for regional Australia.
The Agfunder News article ‘Australia’s Venture Capital Industry Needs to Catch Up with Local Agri-Food Innovation’ reviews the buzz in the Agri-food startup scene while identifying what government and big multinationals can do to support its growth.
‘Worlds largest vertical farm grows without soil, sunlight or water in Newark’, featured in The Guardian, takes a look at vertical farming projects being implemented in disused factories and buildings in US cities as a new type of urban farming.