In November 2020, Council adopted the Southern Highlands Destination Strategy 2020-2030, a combined economic development and tourism strategy. Research and data in support of the strategy can be found in the Southern Highlands Destination Strategy – Background Report. Both documents can be found here: Southern Highlands Destination Strategy 2020-2030
Further information based on ABS data on the Wingecarribee LGA Community and Economy can be found here: Wingecarribee Shire Economic Profile
There are numerous competitive advantages in the Shire and significant opportunities in some traditional as well as some new and emerging sectors, including:
- Professional Business Services
These projects could significantly enhance local business capability and encourage economic growth, both in terms of attracting new investment and jobs as well as supporting the expansion of local businesses.
- Equine Centre of Excellence
- Regional Events Infrastructure
- Southern Highlands Innovation Park