Water's role in economic opportunities


Many professions contribute to the creation of Economic Opportunities through their role in place-making. People with roles in strategy and planning, urban design, engineering and environment, community development, and others, all help make our regional cities and towns great places to live, work and invest.

They plan and manage systems that ensure water is available for industry and agriculture. They facilitate thriving economies by developing and maintaining attractive precincts for businesses and their customers. They create and maintain beautiful environments for tourism and recreation.

This fact sheet articulates the connection between water and economic opportunities, and your role as a place-maker in collaborative and integrated planning to deliver this outcome.