On Tuesday afternoon, Regional Development Australia Southern Inland (RDASI) launched their Your Business is Food Program in the Southern Highlands. Hospitality businesses from across the Highlands, including Mittagong, Bowral, Berrima and Exeter, attended the session.
On Monday, Year 8 mentors from Crookwell High School visited Year 5 students at Crookwell Public School to assist the students with their Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths (STEM) projects, as part of the STEM Industry School Partnership Program funded by the NSW Department of Education.
Josephine Gregoire, from Le Tres Bon in Bungendore, has won the Southern Inland Photography Competition with her inspiring picture of the local produce available in the Southern Inland Region.
On Wednesday, Crookwell High School hosted five primary schools from the Upper Lachlan area to participate in their ‘STEM Hook Day’.
The new Regional Development Australia Southern Inland (RDASI) Committee has some fresh and familiar faces. The new Committee was announced last week and draws upon the impressive skills, experience and dedication of a number of local community members.
Food businesses in NSW throw away around 30 per cent of their food. That’s a lot of money going into the bin.
Regional Development Australia Southern Inland (RDASI) is collaborating with RDA Hunter and RDA Central West to pilot a program that provides students in years 5 to 8 in each region with age appropriate STEM skills and pathways to STEM jobs.
The government has recently highlighted Regional Development Australia Committees as someone who can drive collaboration between education, industry and government.
Networking. Scary? Time-consuming? One of the most valuable things you can do for your business? Goulburn Connect, a monthly networking event averaging about 40 local businesses, has now been running for five months and already, it has seen a number of connections formed between local businesses.
On Thursday afternoon, RDA Southern Inland launched their Jobs and Growth Insight Report. The report provides an insightful snapshot of the Southern Inland region, highlighting all the opportunities on offer for investors, businesses and workers.
Queanbeyan Connect was held again last night, with about 30 people coming along to listen to a special guest speaker. Local businesses came out in force to hear from Dean Lynch, from Snowy Hydro, about how they can become involved in Snowy 2.
Goulburn Connect was held at The Collective on Tuesday night and the winter weather certainly didn’t deter businesses. Over 50 people attended the networking event and listened to a number of ‘pitches’ from local businesses and community groups.
Late last year, Regional Development Australia Southern Inland (RDASI) conducted a skills audit of businesses in the Southern Inland region to identify and explore skills gaps in the region.
The inaugural Snowy Monaro Business Awards were held on Friday 18 th May at The Station in Jindabyne. The night was a fantastic opportunity to celebrate local businesses in the Snowy Monaro region.
Catherina Pappas from CIT Following on from the very successful inaugural Goulburn Connect, the second Goulburn Connect was held on Tuesday night at The Collective. It was another strong turnout, with about 40 people from Goulburn Mulwaree and Wingecarribee Shires attending the business networking event.