The Manawatū-Whanganui region enjoys impressive natural assets – three major rivers, national parks, ski fields and the volcanic plateau.

Its economic strength is based on agriculture, a wide range of industries and education, including one of the country’s major tertiary institutes, Massey University.

The Manawatū-Whanganui region’s economic development agency sees room for more growth and diversification and has identified priority investment areas in its action plan.

Economic action plan — Accelerate25

For full details on projects funded in the region:

Funding announcements

Manawatū stories

Published: 30 October, 2020