Invest East Gippsland

A Sustainable and Thriving Economy

Invest in East Gippsland

East Gippsland’s economy, like the region itself, is diverse and robust. Numerous industries thrive here, among them agriculture, forestry, horticulture, manufacturing, fishing and other marine activities, tourism, hospitality, retail and service industries.

Some of Australia's leading brands and largest businesses are based in East Gippsland, among them Patties Foods Ltd, the world's largest pie manufacturer and One Harvest, Australia's largest fresh cut horticulture business. Victoria’s largest fishing port operates at Lakes Entrance where offshore and inshore fishing vessels find safe harbour.

Innovation is strong in East Gippsland, with a range of businesses operating in niche industries servicing global customers. Many consultants and professional-service based businesses also operate from the region, using state-of-the-art communications technology to remain in contact with customers throughout the world, while enjoying the lifestyle that the region offers.

Why East Gippsland?

This is the Life

East Gippsland is fast building a reputation as one of Victoria’s most liveable communities.

Already famous for its stunning beaches, wilderness areas and easy access to the snowfields, East Gippsland is now an in-demand location for the growing number of talented professionals who, increasingly, can work from anywhere.

Thanks to a very high quality of life, diverse choice of private and public schooling options, affordable housing, a renowned local food industry, and its proximity to Melbourne, East Gippsland is growing.

Tree-change? We got you.

Ready to live the salty life? We've got that too.

Keen to make new professional, cultural or artistic connections?

There's a community in East Gippsland for the life you envision for yourself or your family.

Come and check us out. And stay a while.