• 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.


Minister MacTiernan has announced $2.8 million for aged accommodation in the Wheatbelt

October 4, 2019
14 new independent living units to be built in the southern Wheatbelt.

Consul-General to Vietnam visit to the Avon

October 4, 2019
Ms Julianne Cowley has visited Northam as part of regional engagement to discuss trade and investment.

Picturesque Wheatbelt draws large crowds to Field Days

October 4, 2019
The Dowerin Field Day celebrates highest numbers in five years and Newdegate Field Days ‘Emergency services in the bush’ theme gets positive response.

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