Riverina

The Riverina is an agricultural region of south-western New South Wales (NSW), which extends from the foothills of the Snowy Mountains north west through the Murrumbidgee River catchment area to the flat dry inland plains of Hay and Carrathool. The RDA Riverina region covers an area of 80,586 sq kms and services a population of around 168,620.
It comprises the regional cities of Wagga Wagga and Griffith and the local government areas of Bland, Carrathool, Coolamon, Cootamundra-Gundagai, Griffith, Hay, Junee, Leeton, Lockhart, Murrumbidgee, Narrandera, Snowy Valleys, Temora and Wagga Wagga.

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Population

168,620

Area

80,586 km²

GRP of $13.3B
Source: AEC (2022) Group DataAu 2020-21

Top 5 Industries by Employment

Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing

8,657

Healthcare & Social Assistance

10,844

Manufacturing

7,960

Retail Trade

7,360

Education & Training

7,249

Wagga Wagga © Grant Higginson RDA Riverina
Friends Wagga Wagga © Destination NSW
Lost Lanes, Wagga Wagga © Martin Ollman Photography | Destination NSW
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The data on this page is indicative of the region and subject to change.