Mitchell Shire Economic Development Strategy 2024-2030
Albury Wodonga Destination Management Plan 2024-2028
Torres Strait Tourism Business Growth Package
Mitchell Shire Economic Development Strategy 2024-2030
SC Lennon & Associates is a consulting practice with expertise in the preparation of economic development strategies, tourism strategies, investment attraction strategies, cost-benefit analyses, economic impact analyses, business cases, corporate plans, regional plans and more
SC Lennon & Associates works on a diversity of projects for government, non-government and private sector clients, including economic development and tourism strategies, regional plans, workforce plans, economic needs assessments, business cases and funding applications. More
Our team of experienced consultants includes economic development and tourism specialists, economic policy experts, researchers, demographers, forecasters, urban and regional planners, economic analysts and consultation and engagement specialists. More
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Balonne Shire Economic Development Strategy 2023-2027
The Balonne Shire Economic Development Strategy 2023-2027 is a
blueprint to support the vibrancy, diversity and sustainability of the
communities of Balonne Shire. Defined by a well-considered plan of
action, the strategy guides Balonne Shire Council in its capacity as a
supporter of economic development, to encourage activity that
capitalises on the unique outback character and attributes of the
communities of the Shire. Prepared by SC Lennon & Associates,
the strategy is available here.
Mount Isa, Moving Ahead: Economic Development Strategy 2023-2028
Mount Isa City Council has released its new Economic Development
Strategy for 2023-2028. Mount Isa, Moving Ahead is a blueprint for
enhancing economic growth and investment through a series of initiatives
to support the vibrancy, diversity, liveability and sustainability of Mount Isa
as the regional capital of Queensland’s North West. Prepared by
SC Lennon & Associates, Mount Isa, Moving Ahead is available here.
Shire of Mundaring Economic Development and Tourism Strategy 2023-2028
Shire of Mundaring has released its Economic Development and
Tourism Strategy 2023-2028. The new strategy aims to encourage
economic activity that capitalises on the special character and
attractions of the Shire, including its distinctive art, food, culture
and natural environment. The Economic Development and Tourism
Strategy, which aligns with the community’s vision for the Shire as a
place for sustainable living, is available here.
Blueprint 2030: Livingstone Shire Economic Growth and Investment Strategy
Livingstone Shire Council has released its new Economic Growth and Investment Strategy "Blueprint 2030". The Blueprint, which sets out the objectives and a plan of action for Livingstone Shire’s economic development through to 2030, was prepared by SC Lennon & Associates, with document design input on the Prospectus provided by Thought & Process. The Economic Growth and Investment Strategy is available
Kati-Thanda Lake Eyre Flood Tourism Management Plan
The Kati-Thanda Lake Eyre Flood Tourism Management Plan provides a strategic, informed, and coordinated set of recommended initiatives to plan for and manage the impacts of visitation to the Outback as a result of flooding events. Prepared by SC Lennon & Associates, the report is available here.
The Economic Benefits of Regionalisation
A report recently prepared by SC Lennon & Associates, presents the findings of a study commissioned
by RDA Far North South Australia to consider and assess the potential economic impacts of regionalisation of government services to the Far North Region of South Australia. The analysis is informed by an overview of current thinking / arguments for regionalisation in Australia, some assumptions about what quantum of government departments might potentially re-locate to the Far North from Adelaide and elsewhere and economic modelling of the potential impacts. Click here for the full report or
here for the summary report.
Isaac Region Business Connection Scoping Study
A report prepared by SC Lennon & Associates, presents the findings of a study commissioned by Greater Whitsunday Alliance (GW3) to explore the concept of a regional business association, one which would represent and support all businesses in all industries across the Isaac region. Informed by research, consultation with the Isaac region’s businesses and lessons from business associations operating elsewhere in Australia, the Isaac Region Business Connection Scoping Study report recommends the establishment of a new regional, independent,
apolitical representative business body to advocate on behalf of all businesses across the Isaac region.
Download the report here.
Sasha Lennon Writes for Economic Development Australia
Director of SC Lennon & Associates Sasha Lennon has written an article for the April 2022 edition of the official journal of Economic Development Australia (EDA). Sasha's article, on the the Torres Strait Region Business Growth Package and its positive impact on the region's cultural arts and creative industries, is available here.
Open for Economic Opportunities: Gunnedah Shire Economic Development Strategy 2022-2026
Gunnedah Shire Council has a new roadmap for economic development for the next five years. Prepared in partnership with local businesses and the community, the Gunnedah Shire Economic Development Strategy
2022-26 provides Gunnedah Shire Council with strategic direction for economic development, promotion and facilitation. Prepared by SC Lennon & Associates, the strategy is available here.
Growing the Gladstone Region: Gladstone Region Economic Development Strategy 2021-2025
Gladstone Regional Council has released its new Economic Development Strategy. The Strategy Report and Recommendations, which is titled "Growing the Gladstone Region", was prepared by SC Lennon & Associates and is available here.
Evolve Griffith 2021-2025: An Economic Development Strategy for Promoting Prosperity
Following community consultation, Griffith City Council has released Evolve Griffith 2021-2025: An Economic Development Strategy for Promoting Prosperity. Prepared by SC Lennon & Associates, the strategy is available for download here.
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