Riverina

The Riverina has grown into a nationally leading agribusiness and logistics hub as a result of its natural endowments including its diversity of production, geographical location and connectedness to the major export routes. This has created growing investment and innovation opportunities across multiple sectors and will result in population expansion. The Riverina region 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

173,885

Area

80,545 km²

94,774 total jobs with GRP of $15.5B
Source: AEC Group (2022-23)

Top 5 Industries by Employment

Healthcare & Social Assistance

11,606

Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing

10,189

Manufacturing

7,869

Education & Training

7,617

Retail Trade

7,524

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.