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SA Government $10,000 Small Business and Not for Profit Emergency Cash Grants09-Apr-2020


$5.7million Boost for Local Tourism Operators03-Apr-2020

The South Australian Tourism Commission has today announced a significant financial support pack..

SA Government $650million Rescue Package26-Mar-2020

The South Australian Government has announced a $650million rescue package aimed at saving South..

Australia Government Stimulus Package17-Mar-2020

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has recently confirmed that the Australian Government plans to spe..

Media Release - Call for RDA Board Nominations 17-Jul-2019

Far North South Australia Wants You Regional Development Australia Far North (RDA Far North) is ..

Media Release - BBRF Round 3 - Funding Support Vital for Services and Infrastructure13-Mar-2019

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michae..

Media Release - Far North SA a star tourist attraction14-Nov-2018

The Flinders Ranges and Outback SA tourism region had successful night at the South Australian T..

Media Release - Far North SA Region A Main Attraction For New Developments24-Nov-2017

The Far North SA region is a very popular and fast growing area for new developments according t..

Media Release - Augusta Markets is on this Saturday20-Nov-2017

The 10th Augusta Markets will bring the Port Augusta CBD area alive this Saturday 25 November. W..

Media Release - Port Augusta's Shopping Extravaganza is on again23-Aug-2017

Save the date in your diary! What is come to be known as the "biggest shopping event of the ..

Media Release - Have your say on the National Broadband Network (NBN)22-Aug-2017

Regional Development Australia Far North (RDAFN) is carrying out a survey into the rollout of th..

Media Release - Local Community Lobbying Shines15-Aug-2017

The announcement of the construction of a 150MW solar thermal plant near Port Augusta is welcome..

Media Release - Corrections Futures10-Jul-2017

Nine Indigenous students graduated and received their Certificate II in Justice Services on Thur..

Media Release - Digital Growth Workshops Moving Business Forward10-Jul-2017

Regional Development Australia Far North (RDAFN) has partnered with the Polaris Business and Inn..

Media Release - Senate Hearing on Defence Activities Impact to be held in Port Augusta27-Jun-2017

The Senate References Committee for Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade will be holding a public ..

Media Release - Quorn Skate Park Funding one step closer04-Apr-2017

The Quorn Skate Park facility is one step closer to being built with the announcement of $64,000..

Have your say - Impact of Defence Activities03-Apr-2017

Regional Development Australia Far North (RDAFN), is preparing a submission for the Parlimentary..

Media Release - Far North and Outback SA Climate Change Adaptation Plan16-Jan-2017

Regional Development Australia Far North (RDAFN), in conjunction with the Outback Communities Au..

Media Release - Quorn Men's Shed receives Grant Funding21-Dec-2016

The Quorn Men's Shed has received a grant of $8,000 from the Grants SA Medium Grants Round 2 pro..

Independent Review of the Extreme Weather Event SA - Submission05-Dec-2016

RDA Far North Submission for State Government Independent Review of Extreme Weather Events. ..

Far North SA Extreme Weather Event Review - Take part in our survey14-Nov-2016

The extreme weather event that occurred from 28 September to 5 October 2016 had a significant im..

Media Release - Far North SA Shines in Recent Awards08-Nov-2016

The Far North SA region has certainly been in the spotlight in the last few weeks with awards co..

Media Release - Pichi Richi Railway Makes Tracks08-Nov-2016

The Pichi Richi Railway Preservation Society has received a grant of $150,000 from the State Gov..

Media Release - Augusta Markets Registrations Close Soon07-Nov-2016

RDA Far North wishes to remind stallholders that registrations for the Augusta markets close on ..

Media Release - OZ Minerals opens its Carrapateena Decline07-Nov-2016

A significant milestone was reached today by OZ Minerals at their Carrapateena Mine, north of Po..

Media Release - Local Woman Named Young Tourism Professional of the Year01-Nov-2016

Local woman Michelle Reynolds, from Willow Springs Station in the Flinders Ranges has been award..

Media Release - National Conference for Port Augusta in 201701-Nov-2016

Port Augusta and the Upper Spencer Gulf is set to welcome delegates attending the SEGRA (Sustain..

Media Release - Registrations Now Open for the 2016 Augusta Markets Pre-Christmas Event19-Oct-2016

Regional Development Australia Far North and the Port Augusta City Council are pleased to announ..

Media Release - RDA Far North and the Outback Communities Authority Release an Economic Growth and I17-Oct-2016

Regional Development Australia Far North (RDAFN) and the Outback Communities Authority (OCA) are..

Media Release - Economic Growth and Investment Strategy for Port Augusta08-Jun-2016

RDA Far North releases an Economic Growth and Investment Strategy for Port Augusta. Regional..

Media Release - Challenging times for Leigh Creek and Port Augusta18-Jun-2015

Regional Development Australia Far North (RDAFN) is set to meet the challenges ahead with Alinta..

Media Release - Sundrop Farms Expansion set to go05-Dec-2014

Regional Development Australia Far North (RDAFN) is thrilled with today's announcement by Philip..

Training, Skills and Employment Expo - Port Augusta27-Oct-2014

Regional Development Australia Far North is seeking your interest in participating in our Traini..

Learn to Learn Again16-Oct-2014

Make 2015 your year! If you're considering study in Community Services, Aged Care, Children'..

Professional photographer, Pete Dobre' is coming to Port Augusta - 2nd September 201419-Aug-2014

Regional Development Australia Far North is bringing professional photographer Pete Dobre to Por..

A Taste of Training - Your pathway to Employment03-Jun-2014

CEG Training Partnership is offering local unemployment and underemployment people and introduct..

Media Release - Augusta Markets Success Again16-Apr-2014

The third Augusta Markets was held on 12 April and has once again been hailed a success. The..

Media Release - Augusta Markets April 201428-Feb-2014

The Biggest Shopping Event in the Gulf is on again! The 3rd Augusta Markets are just around ..

Media Release - Coober Pedy shines in TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 201429-Jan-2014

Coober Pedy has had the spotlight shone on them after the recent TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice ..

Media Release - Skills for Jobs in Regions Boost29-Jan-2014

The Skills for Jobs in Regions program will be boosted by $5 million - $20 million as announced ..

RDA Far North Regional Roadmap 2013-201603-Sep-2013

Regional Development Australia Far North has released the Regional Roadmap for 2013-2016. ..

Media Release - Infrastructure Summit to feature priorities for Far North region.28-Jun-2013

The infrastructure needs of regional South Australia will be the topic of a two-day Summit plann..

Media Release - Support for Regional and Community Hub28-Jun-2013

Regional Development Australia (RDA) Far North is putting its support behind the Far North Regio..

Local People, Local Solutions: Celebrating the achievements of the RDA network19-Jun-2013

Click here to view the recently release RDA booklet promoting the achievements of the RDA networ..

Media Release - Call for Local Leaders to Drive Far North Development18-Jun-2013

Community volunteers are being sought to join the Regional Development Australia Far North board..

Media Release - RDAF Round 3 Successful Far North Projects29-May-2013

$935,000 Funding Boost for Key Projects in the Far North Region Regional Development Austral..

Far North Regional Mining and Infrastructure Planning project - interim reports released for public14-May-2013

Regional Mining and Infrastructure Planning project interim reports have been prepared for the three..

2013 Advantage SA Regional Awards - Nominations NOW OPEN22-Apr-2013

14th Annual Advantage SA Regional Awards Nominations are now open for the 2013 Advantage SA Regi..

Have your say - RDAFN Regional Plan Update22-Apr-2013

As part of Regional Development Australia Far North's (RDAFN) Regional Plan Update, we are seeki..

Media Release - 2013 Flinders Ranges & Outback SA Tourism Awards05-Feb-2013

It has been around a decade since the last regional tourism awards program was held in the Flind..

Media Release - Dream Australia17-Dec-2012

Regional Development Australia Far North (RDAFN), Port Augusta, Flinders Ranges and Coober Pedy ..

South Australian Regional Mining & Infrastructure Plans (RMIP)13-Dec-2012

The three regions of Yorke and Mid North/Braemar, Far North, and Eyre and Western, are the focus..

Flinders Ranges National Landscapes Experience Development Program11-Dec-2012

The National Landscapes program is a partnership between Tourism Australia and Parks Australia s..

Small Business Advisory Services19-Nov-2012

Grant Recipients Small Business Advisory Services has announced 62 successful organisations ..

New Attractions Planned for Flinders Ranges 07-Nov-2012

Adventure tourism and Geotourism will be the focus of new tourism products to be developed for t..

Media Release - RDAFN Rounds 3 and 430-Oct-2012

Regional Development Australia (RDA) committees have a key role to play in shaping infrastructur..

Media Release - NBN Funding for RDAFN & RDAYMN26-Oct-2012

An online education roadshow will travel throughout regional SA to assist businesses and individ..

Media Release - Revised Roadmap for the Far North Region17-Sep-2012

Regional Development Australia Far North (RDAFN) has just released its revised "Roadmap" for the..

Media Release - Oodnadatta Signage10-Sep-2012

Oodnadatta Railway Signs now pointing the way. Regional Developmetn Australia Far North (RDA..

Bold New Plan for Outback Tourism Growth20-Aug-2012

A dynamic new plan for growth is set to boost tourism across South Australia's Outbackk. The..

Flinders Ranges Experience Development Strategy20-Aug-2012

The Experience Development Strategy (EDS) for the Flinders Ranges National Landscape guides the ..

Far North SA Workforce Skills Report14-Aug-2012

RDAFN carried out a workforce skills audit of the Far North SA region to ascertain employment, r..

Dry Lake Eyre Issues and Opportunities19-Jul-2012

In recent years the Outback region of South Australia has experienced a boom in nature based tou..


04 July, 2012 $10,910,000 Funding Boost for Key Projects in the Far North Regional Devel..