Western Downs Regional Council is seeking feedback and engagement from businesses, entities or residents with a vested interest in Tourism, Regional Events or the path for Economic Development policy and strategy for the Western Downs in the next 5 years and beyond.

Community engagement through two (2) public surveys will be part of the process to form a Western Downs Tourism & Events Strategy and a Western Downs Economic Development Strategy. Stakeholders can also participate a community engagement sessions held right across the region.

Community Engagement Sessions are open to everyone and will include:

  • Introduction to economic development and tourism in Western Downs
  • Workshop discussion: economic development
  • Workshop discussion: tourism & events

Input provided in the surveys and engagement sessions will be considered during the drafting of the Economic Development and Tourism & Events strategies.

Have Your Say

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Economic Development Survey

Tourism and Events Survey

Regional Community Engagement Sessions

A digital Community Engagement Session about Economic Development and Tourism and Events is open for registration.

Friday 21 October 2022 - 11am - 12pm.

To register, visit:

If you would like to contact Council regarding the strategy development please contact

The surveys above remain open and we welcome your feedback.