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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

Coffs Harbour is the best city in NSW to find a place to rent according to a March 2014 survey from REINSW. The rental vacancy rate of 3.8% in Coffs was three times the average for the Mid North Coast region.

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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


Regional Development Wins Grant to Promote Agricultural Careers

May 12, 2015

Regional Development Australia Mid North Coast (RDA) has won a grant to help establish pathways for local people into agricultural careers. The grant of $80,000 from the Foundation of Rural.. read more