The Scenic Rim region is a vibrant and active rural region set in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range and surrounded by World Heritage-listed national parks. Home to a population of more than 40,000 the region covers 4254sq km.
Supported by a thriving economy, a farming industry and a vibrant arts community, the Scenic Rim has a strong community spirit and friendly locals. The region’s primary businesses are agricultural/horticultural production, the equine industry and tourism/ecotourism.
The Scenic Rim region presents exciting opportunities for economic development across existing and emerging industry sectors. Economic development of the region is a priority, with strategies focusing on providing a wide range of programs designed to grow and develop business and the local economy.
Council supports a variety of training opportunities and events designed to help individuals and organisations to improve and grow their business with a range of workshops and seminars. The Economic Development team can help your business to prosper in the Scenic Rim by providing a range of services.