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Connecting our people, coast and valleysWelcome to RDA Mid North Coast.

Part of our role is to inform all levels of government, and the community as a whole, about issues that affect the ongoing development of the NSW Mid North Coast. If you live in one of the many great communities between Taree and Coffs Harbour, we invite you to browse this website where you will find the latest statistics, reports and news on your region.

If you want to stay in the know, our monthly newsletter gives you a comprehensive snapshot of current regional initiatives, delivered right to your inbox in the first week of every month. Or why not simply follow us on Facebook?

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Our Champions of Food

Our Champions of Food

Our Champions of Food showcases some of the most innovative food producers and agribusinesses across the Mid North Coast, from large scale manufacturers to boutique producers. We invite you to be inspired by what’s already happening in our local food industry.

The Numbers Say

The Mid North Coast has one of the fastest growing ageing populations in New South Wales. Currently, 21% of the region’s population is over 65 years. It is expected that the number of people over 65 will double in the next 25 years.

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Our Say

Affordable farming is now a reality

July 1, 2015

It’s a conundrum. The Mid North Coast has vast quantities of unused agricultural land, yet many young would-be farmers are leaving agriculture, or the region, because they don’t have the.. read more


Launch of “Pathways into Agriculture” for Young People

August 10, 2015

A new project called “Pathways into Agriculture” has been launched that aims to map out the many career pathways that young people can take into agricultural industries on the Mid.. read more