Current Job Opportunities:

Chairperson – RDA Orana

Applications are invited for the position of Chairperson Regional Development Australia Orana

  • Strategic leadership role
  • Shape regional development and facilitate economic growth
  • Long term opportunity to deliver sustained success

The Australian Government is seeking a highly-motivated leader with vision, drive and a passion for regional development, to volunteer to Chair Regional Development Australia (RDA) Orana Committee.

As Chair, you will lead your RDA, working closely with the Committee, federal, state/territory and local governments, and key business and industry organisations to directly inform, support and promote the growth and development of your state, territory or region.   

Applications are sought from business and community leaders who have strong advocacy and negotiation skills and a proven track record of achieving outcomes in complex environments.

Women, people from Indigenous and diverse cultural backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.

For more information about the role of RDA Committees and Chairs, regional maps and how to apply, please visit You can also contact the RDA team via phone 1800 505 938 (Mon–Fri 9am–5pm AEDT) or email

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