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National Alliance for Regionalisation Sets 2024 Agenda


The CEOs of some of the country’s most influential peak bodies have met with three government ministers in Canberra today, to help set the National Alliance for Regionalisation’s key goals for the coming year.

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Regional Australia Institute

Unveiling the Regionalisation Ambition 2032 - Year 1 Progress Report


Last week in Canberra, the Regional Australia Institute (RAI) unveiled the first-year progress report of the Regionalisation Ambition 2032.

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Regional Australia Institute

New grant scheme launched for regional communities


The Regional Australia Institute’s (RAI) Regionalisation Ambition 2032 and goal to ‘Rebalance the Nation’ is at the heart of a new philanthropic initiative, aimed at promoting sustainable, focused, long-term change in country communities.

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Regional Australia Institute

Shifting our Gaze – Inaugural report of Regionalisation Ambition 2032: A Framework to Rebalance the


We all know the only certainty in life is change. Change is inevitable but transformation is a conscious choice. Transformation requires choice.

Rebalance the Nation is a vision for more Australians to be living prosperously in the region.

At the heart of Rebalance the Nation, is the Regionalisation Ambition 2032, a framework to direct the actions of government, industry and the community to support more Australians living in our regions.

Based on 10 years of RAI research, it is a set of 20 targets across five important pillars to improve life in regional Australia so that more Australians can call the regions home.

Here we showcase the work RAI together with communities, leading Australian organisations, industry and government is doing to achieve the 2032 ambition.

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Pledge Tally

Pledges are a way organisations can show support of the Regionalisation Ambition 2032.

Organisations show support by making a pledge that aligns to a pillar and will contribute to one of the Ambition’s targets. Listen here to some of the fantastic pledges that organisations across Australia have already made.






Jobs and Skills

Jobs and Skills18





Productivity and Innovation

Productivity and Innovation7


Resilience and Sustainability

Resilience and Sustainability15

Interested in making a pledge?

Pledges are a way organisations can show support of the National Regionalisation Ambition 2032.

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Our Supporters

Regional Activators Alliance

The Regional Activators’ Alliance (RAA) is a powerful coalition of regional stakeholders who work with the RAI to change the narrative and show the rest of the country the opportunities available to live, work and invest in regional Australia.

Regional Australia Council

The Regional Australia Council (RAC) was established in 2020 by the RAI to convene some of Australia’s most forward thinking and influential organisations who are committed to elevating and prioritising regional Australia.

The National Alliance for Regionalisation

The National Alliance for Regionalisation (the Alliance) will provide knowledge sharing and national leadership to ensure the targets and aspirations set out in the Regionalisation Ambition 2032 remain relevant and central to decision-making for regional Australia over the next decade.