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Ballina is located in one of the fastest growing parts of regional New South Wales, the Northern Rivers Region, with growth being driven largely by tourism and lifestyle migration.

Continuing interest in Ballina as a live-work destination is attributed to improving road connections with south eastern Queensland through upgrades to the Pacific Highway, as well as increasing passenger air services linking the region with major cities through the Ballina-Byron Gateway Airport.

The region sustains a strong tourism industry, supported by its natural beauty, coastal environments and mild subtropical climate. The region’s clean and green reputation and counter-cultural heritage, its laid back lifestyle, character and community and its diverse and productive agricultural base, being known as the ‘Food Bowl’ region. 

Other key industry sectors include:

• Construction and Real Estate
• Education and Health Care
• Finance, Management and Administration
• Natural Resources
• Retail, Hospitality and Entertainment
• Light Industry, including wholesale and manufacturing

The region has also attracted creative, resourceful, skilled and diverse souls that now call the region home. Our team can put you in touch with local personalities and guest speakers.

Talk to us about your needs on 02 6681 0525. 

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