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 | There is more to regional Australia than most Australians realise.

November 17, 2014

The RAI is challenging Australians to review the way they think about regional Australia. Too often …

BLOG | IMPORTANT REFORMS PROPOSED FOR NATURAL DISASTER FUNDING

October 28, 2014

Large parts of regional Australia are highly exposed to natural disasters. The Productivity Commission inquiry into Natural …

BLOG | PROSPEROUS FUTURES: REGIONAL CITIES CASE STUDIES GOULBURN AND ORANGE

October 3, 2014

What determines regional prosperity? The story of Goulburn and Orange Why do towns and cities with …

BLOG | SUBMISSION TO THE GREEN PAPER ON DEVELOPING NORTHERN AUSTRALIA

September 5, 2014

In November last year, the RAI released a research report Re-thinking the Future of Northern Australian …

BLOG | [IN]SIGHT THE NEXT GENERATION

September 5, 2014

In early 2014, the RAI sought feedback and suggestions from stakeholders about the ways to enhance …