Regional Growth Fund Open for Applications


The Hon Dr John McVeigh MP, Minister for Regional Development, Territories and Local Government, recently announced the opening for Initial Applications to the $272.2 million Regional Growth Fund

New RDA Hunter Chair Announced


Federal Minister for Regional Development, Territories and Local Government, John McVeigh recently announced John Turner as the new chair of Regional Development Australia (RDA) Hunter

miniME Information Session


RDA Hunter's MiniME Project is about engaging with primary school students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)

Regional Centres can Prove the Answer for a City Bursting at the Seams


According to RDA Hunter Director, Ian Pedersen, a fast train network connecting Sydney with regional cities like Newcastle, Wollongong and Goulburn in less than 90 minutes would open up opportunities for Sydney workers looking for more affordable living and a manageable commute

Youth Employment Innovation Challenge


The NSW Department of Industry and Department of Finance, Services and Innovation have launched the Youth Employment Innovation Challenge, which will offer $10 million to fund innovative solutions and ideas that help young people find employment in NSW

RDA Hunter's STEMship Video Launched


A video promoting RDA Hunter's STEMship Program was launched recently to provide students and parents with information about the innovative, multi-disciplinary qualification

Limited Places Still Available for 2018 STEMship Program


Open to students who have completed Year 10 and are willing to be exempted from school for a 17 week period to pursue a hands-on and practical career in Hunter industry RDA Hunter is inviting expressions of interest for STEMship