Business Port Stephens undertakes a number of projects that have specific aims of improving the performance of specific areas of our economy.
Often these projects are funded by State or Federal Government sources that enable us to effectively leverage our operating budget toward the achievement of our goals to grow the economy of Port Stephens.
Examples of these projects past and ongoing are:
Innovate Port Stephens
Assisting manufacturing and engineering/industrial companies innovate systems and products to grow their business and assist cluster development. Click here for more information.
Williamtown Aerospace Centre
Marketing the development of a defence and aviation related industry hub adjacent Williamtown RAAF Base and including the Newcastle Airport Precinct. Click here for more information.
Strategic Review of Tourism
Reviewing the way in which tourism promotion and development is conducted in the region. Click here and download the Port Stephens Tourism Study 2010.
Mayoral Academic Scholarships
Building partnerships between the schools, local businesses and education institutions to assist students to take on study and access employment opportunities. Click here for more information.