A vibrant future for Regional Australia

Independent and informed by both research and ongoing dialogue with the community, the Regional Australia Institute develops policy and advocates for change to build a stronger economy and a better quality of life in regional Australia – for the benefit of all Australians.

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Blog | It’s time to fix postal services for the long run

March 3, 2015

The Government should do more than approve interim measures to stem the losses at Australia Post. …

Blog | Login or Logout? Online work in regional Western Australia

February 19, 2015

Online Work to Grow Regional Economies In the current climate of a slowing resource industry, regional …

Blog | Share your stories of immigration in regional Australia

February 12, 2015

Australia’s history is rich with stories of immigrants coming to regional Australia seeking a better life.  …

Understanding regional populations

January 29, 2015

Non-metropolitan regions are diverse and dynamic, not static, homogenous and declining as many people assume. This …

Vale Professor Graeme Hugo

January 29, 2015

The Regional Australia Institute (RAI) was deeply saddened by the passing of Professor Graeme Hugo, RAI …