Muarrylands and Riverland Region
The region’s diverse multi-cultural community includes people from India, the Philippines, China, the U.K., Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Bhutan and the Sudan. Most have been attracted to this region through Australia’s Skilled Migration program.
The major areas of employment in the region include;
- Agriculture 19.2%
- Health Care & Social Assistance 12.7%
- Manufacturing 9.6%
- Retail 9%
- Education & Training 7.4%
- Construction 5.7%
Currently, there is a demand for skilled workers in a range of industries including intensive animal production, horticulture and manufacturing as well as opportunities in the provision of professional services.