Parking just the beginning of CBD experience

The recent parking debate has highlighted that CBD’s here and elsewhere are in transition and locally we have seen an increase in lettable properties, repurposing with an increase in office space, and a decline in Retail Strip shops that correlates with an expansion of suburban retail centres and most critically the expansion of online retailing.

Science and Innovation in South West Agriculture

The south west of WA supports a wide range of agricultural industries including annual and perennial horticulture, dairying, viticulture, silviculture, sheep and cattle grazing, floriculture. The goods are marketed variously as niche luxury products through to bulk domestic and export commodities. Local value adding is important and the region is also widely recognised as a food and wine tourism destination.