The region boasts one of the richest agricultural areas in Australia, a strong manufacturing base and a fantastic climate. The Energy Capital of Queensland™, the Western Downs Region dominates Queensland’s Surat Basin, an energy and resource area of global significance. Established regional centres offer young, semi and fully skilled workers, enhanced future employment prospects and lifestyle benefits.
Advance Western Downs is working to support business growth and investment opportunities in the region. A range of government and private support services are available to assist business growth throughout the region.