Supporting the communities of
Mackay, Isaac and Whitsunday
Lifestyle, Opportunity & Prosperity

Welcome to Regional Development Australia

Regional Development Australia (RDA) Mackay-Isaac-Whitsunday is a regional leadership entity that identifies priorities and advocates to all levels of Government for the region’s vision: lifestyle, opportunity and prosperity. The vision and priorities have been developed with extensive engagement and collaboration with our community, peak bodies and three tiers of Government to map out a pathway forward for the region.

RDA Mackay-Isaac-Whitsunday supports the three regional council areas of Mackay, Isaac and Whitsunday and is an initiative of the Australian Government. It aims to bring together all levels of government to enhance the growth and development of regional Australia.

More information on the RDA network is available at

Director of Regional Development Applicant Information Pack & Application Form

Applications Close: 30 November 2018

Please send applications to