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KEY Reasons to Choose the Bundaberg Region for Investment



When making any decision about where to invest in business opportunities or new start-ups, the critical consideration should be around the reliability, integrity and stability of the regional, state and national administration.

The Bundaberg Region is located in the State of Queensland and stands out for being a politically stable and reliable local government area in close proximity to the state capital of Brisbane, the Australian eastern seaboard’s gateway to Asia’s growth economies.

The region shares per capita Gross Regional Product figures with other Queensland growth areas, such as the Sunshine Coast.

Bundaberg Regional Council is progressive, forward looking and focussed on business and industry development while nurturing economic growth and infrastructure enablers wherever possible. The Bundaberg region is perfectly placed in the state of Queensland, so if you’re looking to invest in construction, resources, agriculture, tourism, education or science and innovation, you’ve come to the right place.

With a strong and diverse economy, a pro-business government and infrastructure that links you seamlessly to Asian and world markets, Bundaberg offers you endless opportunities.



The Bundaberg Region is perfectly located four hours drive north of Brisbane, the capital of Queensland and has excellent road, rail, air and sea transport links to the capital.

The Port of Bundaberg offers enormous opportunities for future shipping routes out of the region, both nationally or into nearby Asia.

The Bundaberg Airport offers flights to Brisbane in less than one hour, and Brisbane Airport covers the globe with 26 airlines flying to 67 destinations.



Being a highly diversified agricultural, manufacturing and services based economy, the Bundaberg Region has great experience in fostering innovation and growth in business.

The area is home to many large and successful business ventures in the traditional industries such as agriculture, sugar growing, milling and refining, food and beverage manufacture, engineering and fabrication.

The Gross Regional Product has been upwards of $4.0 billion in recent years and the region’s Economic Development Strategy seeks to drive this figure to $6.6 billion by 2024 through strong economic leadership and collaboration.  This plan involves investing in people through education, harnessing global relationships and looking towards the industries of tomorrow.  Those industries which are poised to grow include; agribusiness, aviation, technology & innovation, health & community services, tourism, professional services, education & research and clean technology.



While economic factors and political stability are fundamental to selecting a business location, quality of life for your staff and workforce is similarly a key consideration.

The Bundaberg Region has the perfect, subtropical climate (rated the 4th most equitable in the world) and is uniquely placed at the southern gateway to the world famous, heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef.  These factors along with our pristine beaches and historic hinterland towns make Bundaberg an ideal region to establish your business in Australia.


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