Have a look at some of our projects that we have completed over the years. If you would like any further information on any of these, please give us a call.
RDASI organised Goulburn’s first ever Ag Day BBQ on the 21st November at the Grace Millsom, with over 100 guests from Goulburn, Yass, Crookwell and the Southern Highlands attending the Ag Day BBQ. The BBQ celebrated Australia’s first ever Ag Day, which included local produce stalls, guest speakers, live music from Jamie Agius and memorabilia looking back on agriculture in the region.
Angus Taylor MP opened the event, focusing on the growth of agriculture in Australia and the exciting future ahead. RDASI Chairman, Mark Schweikert was MC for the night. Speakers for the night were: Matthew Lieschke (Local Land Services), Ted O’Kane (Department of Primary Industries), Mark Hedley (Australian Wool Network) and Kathleen Allen (Sheep Meat Council).
The BBQ comprised local produce only, including Dewsburys Free Range Pork Sausages, with a number of stalls also showcasing local produce from the Southern Tablelands. Photographs and memorabilia were also on display looking back on agriculture in Southern NSW. Live entertainment for the night was from Goulburn local, Jamie Agius.
Keep an eye on our website for the 2018 Ag Day celebrations.
A number of Retail Skills workshops were held across the region for retail businesses. These workshops were presented by the Australian Retailers Association and provided one-on-one consultations the following day. Workshops covered Visual Merchandising, Sales and Service Excellence, Retail Marketing & Customer Loyalty and Digital Marketing.
Two ‘Build your own Website’ Workshops were held in August 2017 in Yass. Another series of these workshops were also held in Bowral in February 2018. These workshops were designed to assist small businesses set up and manage their own website.
RDA Southern Inland secured funding from the Australian Government to deliver Capital Region Digital Enterprise (CRDE) into the Queanbeyan, Goulburn, Palerang, Yass Valley and Cooma local government areas. This saw the delivery of 51 workshops and 180 business consultations from October 2013 until September 2015. CRDE helped approximately 350 local small businesses and community groups improve their online presence and use of digital technology.