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South East and Tablelands

Pristine but accessible, the South East and Tablelands’ cool-climate setting and proximity to Canberra, the nation’s capital, have made it an established tourist hotspot and renewable energy hub.

South East and Tablelands at a glance

Major hubs

Queanbeyan, Goulburn, Bega, Jindabyne, Southern Highlands

Distance from Sydney

3hr 10min drive or 50min flight (Queanbeyan), 2hr 10min drive or 43min flight (Goulburn), 6hr 10min drive or 1hr 15min flight (Eden), 5hr drive or 1hr 15min flight (Jindabyne)



Key industries

Tourism, agriculture, aquaculture, freight and logistics, renewable energy, defence and space, advanced manufacturing

Growth precincts

Snowy Mountains Special Activation Precinct, South Jerrabomberra Regional Job Precinct

Port of Eden

Meet your new neighbours

Some of the high-performing businesses thriving in the South East and Tablelands


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Birdsnest logo with red text and a red bird icon
Dongwha Australia logo with green text and two small leaves
dux logo with a red cirle and white text

Talk to us about opportunities in the South East and Tablelands region

Contact Dominic Kennedy
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