Investment Opportunities

With an innovative business community and supportive communities, the Yorke, Mid North and Southern Flinders region can offer:

  • Key regional business and industry centres in the City of Port Pirie, Clare Valley and the Copper Coast, that act as regional service centres for the broader region.
  • Substantial expertise in agricultural management, production and value-adding innovation
  • A world-class viticulture industry in the Clare Valley, home to national and international award-winning wineries
  • Three nationally and internationally recognised tourism destinations of Clare Valley, Yorke Peninsula and Southern Flinders
  • Key service supply centres for major projects and developments both within the region, and as a residential destination for drive/fly workforces for the Upper Spencer Gulf
  • A concentrated retail hub in the city of Port Pirie
  • Continual redevelopment of existing infrastructure, and a range of future-building infrastructure developments in progress
  • Quality transport infrastructure including 3 deep sea ports (Port Pirie, Ardrossan and Wallaroo), substantial regional airport in Port Pirie, a regional rail intermodal facility located at Balaklava
  • Good availability of suitable land for commercial and industrial development
  • The development of a specialised shellfish restoration reef located off Black Point on the Yorke Peninsula
  • World class swimming beaches, pristine coastal and natural habitats, including the Innes National Park
  • An emerging oyster and aquaculture industry in southern Yorke Peninsula
  • A productive and skilled workforce
  • A wide-ranging array of professional services
  • High quality community recreational and sporting facilities
  • A pleasing Mediterranean climate, contributing to the region’s reputation as a desirable sea-and-tree-change lifestyle location

A number of identified opportunities exist for new and continued investment in the region, for further information please speak to one of our Economic Development Officers.

Phone 1300 742 414 or Email info@yorkeandmidnorth.com.au