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RDA Orana welcomes minerals report

RDA Orana Director for Regional Development Megan Dixon has welcomed a report released by the NSW Minerals Council which outlines the future of mining development across the state. Entitled ‘Seizing opportunities for jobs and investment in NSW’, the report outlines 32 proposed mining projects which would have the potential for 15,000 jobs and an economic benefit of $13 billion. Mrs…

EXPORT HUB GRANTED FOR RDA ORANA

8 April 2019 Regional Development Australia Orana Chairman John Walkom & the RDA Orana Committee are pleased that the Commonwealth Government have granted RDA Orana with the opportunity to establish a new Export Hub in the region. “This is a great outcome for the region, the funding for this hub will boost the economy by getting more businesses to access…

REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AUSTRALIA ORANA WELCOMES BIZ HQ TO THE REGION

17 January 2019 Regional Development Australia Orana Director Megan Dixon is happy to welcome a new face in the office with Central NSW Business HQ setting up in Wingewarra St. “I am very pleased that Biz HQ are now able to bring their low-cost advice, support, digital advisory services and training for small to medium businesses to a greater part…

INLAND GROWTH SUMMIT, A UNITED VOICE FOR INLAND AUSTRALIA

11 January 2019 Regional Development Australia Orana Director Megan Dixon invites you to join RDA Orana on the 31st of January 2019 for the inaugural Inland Growth Summit. Mrs Dixon said the Summit will put a spotlight on the role of Inland Australia and the challenges faced by Inland Centres to maintain population and achieve growth. “When Government talks about…

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NEW COMMITTEE APPOINTED FOR RDA ORANA

9 November 2018 Regional Development Australia Orana Chairman John Walkom has welcomed ten newly appointed members of the RDA Orana committee this week. Mr Walkom said I congratulate the committee members on their appointments and look forward to our first official meeting in December. The committee members include Brad Cam (Mudgee), Peter Yench (Cobar), Ian Stanford (Wongarbon), Janine Lea-Barrett (Cobar),…

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Tribute to Brian O’Flaherty

  The staff and committee of RDA Orana would like to express our sincerest condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of the late Brian O’Flaherty. As the managing editor of Dubbo’s Daily Liberal newspaper, Brian was a well-respected newsman who had worked extensively as a journalist and editor in Australia and overseas. He was a quiet achiever who always…