The Shoalhaven is the perfect location to establish and grow your defence business.
Key advantages include:
- The Shoalhaven is Australia’s centre for naval aviation
- Strategically located between Sydney and Canberra
- Supportive business environment
- Competitive business costs
- Dedicated technology park next to HMAS Albatross with direct access to the base and runways
- Major centre for training Navy and Army helicopter crews
- $500 million upgrades to HMAS Albatross since 2000
- Skilled, stable workforce of over 600 locals working in defence-related industries
- University of Wollongong and TAFE NSW provide strong links between local high schools and industry
- Attractive, affordable coastal or rural lifestyle with lower house prices than metro locations
How the NSW Government can help you
Start here. Go further. Invest Regional NSW.
Regional NSW is an established choice for investors. We can help with tailor-made investment facilitation and information services. For example, we can help eligible businesses attract the best talent by offering relocation assistance for qualified workers, including relocation grants of up to $10,000 for each worker. Some businesses may also qualify for direct grants. NSW is committed to creating the conditions for sustainable, technologically-advanced and globally-competitive defence industries.
For more information visit www.investregional.nsw.gov.au/