Local Government organisation based in the heart of Gippsland, “The Middle of Everywhere” (https://themiddleofeverywhere.com.au/en). Third largest municipality in Victoria, 10,924km2, 30+ townships. Owners and operators of West Sale Airport (YWSL), offering investment opportunities. Home of RAAF Base East Sale and the RAAF Roulettes. Strong, diverse economy and “open for business” culture.

Ranging from aviation to oil and gas, and from agriculture to professional services, there are employment and investment possibilities for a wide variety of interests and specialties.

Wellington Shire Council’s Economic Development Unit works in partnership with neighbouring Councils, State and Federal Government agencies, industry and community to support new initiatives and projects for the region.

A key function is to link business with government, facilitate supporting infrastructure and relationship management. Our focus is on enhancing competitiveness, increasing sustainable growth and improving outcomes for the community as a whole.