• 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 projects to receive nearly $700,000 in grants funding

April 17, 2019
Minister for Regional Development, Alannah MacTiernan has announced eight Wheatbelt projects to receive Regional Economic Development Grants funding.

New Interim CEO at the Wheatbelt Development Commission

March 27, 2019
WDC welcomes Gavin Robins to the Wheatbelt.

New emergency department at Northam Hospital

March 27, 2019
The newly opened emergency department at Northam Hospital has received overwhelming positive feedback.

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