Alexandrina Shire Economic Development Strategy

Urban and Regional Economics

Essential Economics prepared an Economic Development Strategy for Alexandrina Shire, located just over an hours’ drive south of Adelaide. Having regard for the background review, analysis, research and consultation, a set of Action Areas and Objectives were identified for the following areas of most relevance:

  • Investment and Business Attraction
  • Infrastructure
  • Retaining and Training our Workforce and Businesses
  • Tourism – Create Memorable Experiences
  • Primary Production and Value-adding
  • The Local Wine Industry
  • Alexandrina’s Town Centres
  • Role of Place Management

The Alexandrina EDS was adopted by Council in 2016.