Industry profiles and opportunities

Find out more about the Gascoyne’s investment potential and key industries;


  • Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC) 2018/2019 – FRDC is providing the opportunity for young industry leaders from the seafood industry to attend key seafood events around the world. Each bursary will be worth up to $7,000. Interested fishing industry individuals – Contact FRDC
  • Agriculture and Aquaculture Entrepreneurship Program – If you work in agriculture or aquaculture and you have a new idea, invention, technology or practice that you want to investigate, you may be eligible for the Agriculture and Aquaculture Entrepreneurship Program. Up to $20,000 is available to farmers and innovators in the sector for an entrepreneurship scholarship. Interested individuals – Contact the WA Department of Jobs, Tourism Science and InnovationEco

Industry and Government Links

Regional Development Australia MidWest Gascoyne

Regional Development Australia (RDA) is a nationwide initiative of the Commonwealth Government.

RSM Business Local

Whether you’re just starting out with a great small business idea or looking to expand, grow or solve a specific business challenge, RSM Business Locals – Gascoyne Business Advisors can help you on your journey to business success.

Exmouth Chamber of Commerce and Industry

The Exmouth Chamber of Commerce is a member-based organisation that exists primarily to represent and promote the interests of its member’s businesses.

Carnarvon Chamber of Commerce and Industry

The Carnarvon Chamber of Commerce and Industry has a mission to improve and enhance the economic vitality and the quality of life for the total community and area.

Shark Bay Business and Tourism

Shark Bay Tourism Association is an enthusiastic group of local business people and business owners. Their aim is to promote and develop tourism in the region and encourage more guests, both domestically and internationally, to visit Shark Bay.