Great Southern Development Commission
Our RegionThe Great Southern is one of nine regions in Western Australia, taking in several hundred kilometres of the State’s pristine southern coastline. Our region’s geography includes ancient mountain ranges, deep forests, productive farmland, and breathtaking coastal scenery.
Our FocusCreating a stable and diverse Great Southern economy, promoting and supporting regional liveability, and strengthening our communities is at the core of the GSDC’s work. Our focus is improving the Great Southern, engaging with people, celebrating culture, enhancing the economy, and protecting the natural environment.
Our SupportOne of our key roles is connecting industry, business and community to beneficial opportunities that will help drive development. A range of grants and funding opportunities offering support in the Great Southern are regularly available.
By working in partnership with local governments, businesses and communities, the Commission aims to coordinate and support endeavours that build an integrated regional economy, foster regional growth, and transform our communities into vibrant places to live, work and grow.
Sustainable economic development with lasting prosperity for the Great Southern region and its communities. The Commission is driving this change by strategically and sustainably building on the region’s comparative advantages and knowhow.
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