• A place of discovery
  • A vibrant and diverse economy
  • Family focused communities
  • Wide Open Spaces
  • An adventure playground

Discover the Wheatbelt

A growing region of opportunity

The Wheatbelt Development Commission website is the perfect way for you to find out about our amazing region.

Discover opportunity waiting for you in the Wheatbelt's vibrant economy. Join the growing number of clever people who make the Wheatbelt innovative and strong.

Learn about the many liveable communities where the lifestyle is relaxed, safe and community-focused and soak up the valued natural amenity that makes the Wheatbelt unique.

Wheatbelt Blueprint

The Wheatbelt is a region of enormous opportunity. It’s proximity to markets, diverse productive landscapes, strong economic base, its people and their strong sense of community are all foundations for growth.

The Wheatbelt Blueprint articulates a vision for the Region and provides a framework to guide future growth.

The Wheatbelt Blueprint and Overview can be viewed on the Blueprint publications page.


Wheatbelt Regional Grants Scheme and Community Chest Fund now open

February 2, 2016
The Wheatbelt Development Commission is now calling for applications to the 2016 Wheatbelt Regional Grants Scheme and Community Chest Fund.

National Stronger Regions Fund round 3 now open

February 2, 2016
Round 3 of the National Stronger Regions Fund (NSRF) opened on 15 January 2016 and will close on the 15 March 2016.

Regional Youth Friendly Communities Grants

February 2, 2016
Six Wheatbelt Local Governments have successfully acquired funding to develop services, facilities and programs of importance for local youth.

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