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Our Industries

The Bland Shire has a low unemployment rate with a constant demand for skilled labour.

Evolutuion Mining is the Bland Shire’s major employer with 345 employees & 175 contractors. The mine is located 32 kilometres north of West Wyalong.

The mine generates an estimated $54 million in annual household income with new employment opportunities regularly advertised.

In FY18, Cowal produced 258,000 ounces ounces of gold at an AISC of A$797 per ounce.

Pace Farm, AWB and Bland Shire Council are the Shire’s other major employers.

Pace Farm operate the largest egg producing facility in the southern hemisphere in West Wyalong while AWB have invested heavily in the region through its modern grain handling facility in West Wyalong.

Council has strategies in place to attract more new industries to the area and ensure a prosperous and sustainable future.

Fantastic business and investment opportunities exist to support these major developments and  meet the need for housing and other goods and services for our growing population. More information is available by phoning Council's Senior Economic Development and Tourism Advisor, Jeff Stien on (02) 6972 2266.

West Wyalong also offers unique and exciting opportunities for professional people in various areas as well as a vibrant retail sector.

Visit our Careers Page to view employment opportunities with Bland Shire Council.