• A place of discovery
  • A vibrant and diverse economy
  • Wide Open Spaces
  • Family focused communities
  • 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.

For more information, please contact the Wheatbelt Development Commission on 0429 118 121.

Information relating to COVID 19



WDC Board - call for nominations

September 11, 2020
The Wheatbelt Development Commission is seeking nominations to fill two community positions on the Wheatbelt Development Commission Board.

Tender opportunity - Merredin Health Services Operating Theatre upgrade

July 22, 2020
Wheatbelt Local Content in conjunction with the Department of Finance, Building Management and Works is inviting local suppliers and contractors in the Wheatbelt to register their interest for contracting opportunities for the Merredin Health Services Operating Theatre upgrade.

RED Grants program round 3 has now closed.

July 7, 2020
Round three Regional Development (RED) Grants closed on 7 July 2020.

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