Our Role

Regional issues and advocates have always lacked access to the sophisticated analysis, objective arguments, widespread public support and regionally-led strategies necessary to influence long term development – until now.

At the Regional Australia Institute our mission is two-fold: to help regions understand and capitalise on their potential, and to share with Australia the fact that our regions are vibrant, adaptable and integral to our future.

Through our significant experience working with regional leaders, policy makers, researchers, business and communities, we’ve discovered four key elements that work together to successfully identify and realise opportunity for regions.