Economic Development & Investment

The Corangamite Shire supports all business activity as it believes maintaining a strong economic base is fundamental to the creation of jobs and the development of services. It fosters an environment which encourages employment opportunities and business growth and provides value-adding support to new and existing enterprises.

The current Economic Development Strategy includes a number of themes and supporting actions, providing a framework for economic growth and sustainability in our region.

Corangamite Shire is focused on identifying and leveraging opportunities, developing strong working relationships with businesses, promotion of unique destination and shopping experiences, and community facilities and services to promote livability.

Corangamite Shire economic information provides statistics on Corangamite Shire’s employment, output, tourism and gross regional product.  Explore and understand your local economy in terms of industry contributions, the role of tourism, workforce characteristics and trends.  


For further information please contact the Growth & Engagement unit on 03 5593 7100 or