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Eco Dev 201519

The City of Ballarat Economic Program 2015 – 2019 sets out a practical framework to guide economic development in the City of Ballarat over the next four years The Program builds on Councils 20 year economic vision which incorporates three core themes:

1. Regional Development - The Capital of Western Victoria

2. Economic Growth and Diversification - Australia’s Premier High Technology and Knowledge Based Regional Economy

3. Capitalising on Population Growth - A Bigger and More Diverse Community

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Ballarat : 

  • Population of 95,007
  • Located 110km  (75 minutes) north west of Melbourne
  • Over two million visitors annually
  • One of the fastest growing regional centres in Australia with outstanding primary, secondary & tertiary education facilities
  • Gateway to the Grampians, Pyrenees and Spa Country
  • Renowned for its beautiful parks, gardens, tree lined streets, Victorian architecture and the heritage of the 1850s Gold Rush