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Relocating your business to the Shoalhaven makes good economic and personal (quality of life) sense.
Located on the beautiful NSW south coast we are bordered by mountains, coastal plains and 100 magnificent beaches and populated with 49 towns and villages.
Our population of 100,000 residents expands annually. Coupled with our proximity to Sydney, Wollongong and Canberra investors have a city sized customer (and business) base here offering incredible opportunities across a range of sectors.
Relocate to the Shoalhaven and grow your business and love the lifestyle!
The Shoalhaven is home to a growing population of 100,000 residents. We welcome over 1,000 new residents each year.
Our population swells to 400,000 during the summer months as we accommodate 300,000 visitors.
Our proximity to Sydney, Wollongong and Canberra gives business access to markets of over 6 million people.
Our business advantages and strengths are:
Business opportunities are expected to increase over the next few years, as the Shoalhaven continues to be one of the fastest growing areas in Australia.
The Shoalhaven offers the rare opportunity to grow a business with quality employees and business networks while enjoying a country and coastal lifestyle.
Shoalhaven City Council remains committed to ensuring these opportunities are captured so the area maximises its unlimited potential.
Thrive in the Shoalhaven - your Seachange of choice
Last updated on 10 February 2020
Nowra City Administration Centre36 Bridge Rd, Nowra NSW 2541
Ulladulla Branch Office14 Deering St, Ulladulla NSW 2539
Shoalhaven City Council acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land in which we live and work and their continuing cultural connections to land and community. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging for they hold the memories, culture, traditions and hopes of the future.