Kalgoorlie-Boulder hosts CEDA State of the Regions Conference

Date published: 29/06/2015

The Hon. Terry Redman, Minister for Regional Development will be keynote speaker at the Future of the Goldfields-Esperance region event to be held on Tuesday 7 July in Kalgoorlie. The forum is part of the State of the Regions Series, organised by the Committed for Economic Development (CEDA) to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing  regional Australia.

An impressive list of speakers has been assembled ranging from business, industry, banking, transport, utilities, academia, and government to discuss how a mining focused region such asGoldfields-Esperance an diversify its economy and build a prosperous, sustainable future for its communities. With the population of the region set to expand by more 20,000 by 2026, it is imperative that plans are in place to ensure the local services and infrastructure can meet demand. Many of these issues have bene identified in the Goldfields-Esperance Regional Investment Blueprint, developed by the GEDC and soon to be released for public consultation. 

for more details visit GEDC Events page