• 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 Regional Investment Blueprint articulates a vision for the Region and provides a framework to guide future growth.

The Wheatbelt Blueprint public comment period has now closed. However, the Blueprint and related documents can be viewed on the Blueprint publications page.

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Age Friendly Communities in Small Towns

September 25, 2014
The Creating Age-Friendly Communities in Small Towns Project forms part of a holistic solution to address aged care issues in the Wheatbelt.

Aged Care Service Provider Forum

September 25, 2014
Aged Care Service Providers have been briefed on the Wheatbelt Development Commission's (WDC) aged care projects at a forum held at the State Library of WA in Perth on Thursday 18 September.

New Board Appointments

September 1, 2014
The Wheatbelt Development Commission has two new Board members. Ms Heidi Cowcher and Ms Leslee Holmes have been appointed as new Community members.