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Building an Enterprising Byron

Everywhere you look you see innovative transitioning. Byron Shire is embracing this defining era of regional development with a fresh mindset of collaboration and entrepreneurship. Council and project partners are currently delivering a hallmark activation program across the economy.

Priority initiatives share the common aims of increasing community resilience and boosting local employment outcomes. The programs include local business expansion support, emerging industry productivity, new market development, distribution acceleration, investment attraction and a multi layered portfolio of actions driving outcomes for the people of Byron’s communities.

The economic development and tourism team are on-ground in Byron Shire, responsive and your first point of contact – connecting with the team is easy.
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Enterprising Byron 2025 Read about the vision that sets the tone for decision making, entrepreneurship and leadership for the Byron Shire economy.

Thinking Byron - not just best, but best practice. Go here to explore Byron’s new economic development strategy and award winning planning frameworks, all part of moving forward together.

Invested In Byron - recharged, reconnected and ready. Learn about new product development, new services, expanded export distribution and regional innovation growth programs happening in Byron right now.

Byron Shire Council’s Placemaking Seed Fund, the first initiative to come out of the Byron Bay Town Centre Masterplan, called for local creatives, artists and entrepreneurs to reimagine the town centre as a place that connects community through activities, installations, events and pop-up spaces.