Pilbara

Journal article

1 Jan 2013

There is a growing interest in the application of evolutionary concepts and methodologies in understanding the dynamics of capitalist space economies. This paper contributes to these debates through an analysis of income growth and employment in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. While much of...

Report

1 Jan 2013

Recognised as the 'engine room' of the Australian economy, the Pilbara is undergoing significant growth and development which has generated significant demand for skilled and semi-skilled labour.

Report

1 Jan 2012

The Pilbara Planning and Infrastructure Framework defines a strategic direction for the future development of the Pilbara region over the next 25 years. It seeks to ensure that development and change in the Pilbara is achieved in a way that improves people's lives and enhances...

Report

1 Jan 2011

The Pilbara Cities vision represents a unique and ambitious project. Government and industry have demonstrated a dedication to the development of the region with significant financial and political outlays. Bolstered by the State Government's Royalties for Regions and resource developments, the economic and demographic profile...

Report

1 Jan 2010

This study into the relationship between community sustainability and the extractive industries has been prepared for the Regional Development Council at an interesting point in Western Australia's resource development. The growth of the Western Australian resources industry from 1998 to 2008 barely paused with the...

Report

1 Jan 2007

This study develops estimates of current and future water usage in the Pilbara. This information is to be used by the Department of Water in regional water planning processes for the Pilbara and to complement other work on the water resources of the region.

Report

1 Jan 2004

The primary objective of this research was to work with key stakeholders and the communities affected by Fly-in/Fly-out (FIFO) operations to develop a more sustainable and mutually advantageous future by arriving at strategies to maximize identified benefits and minimize identified negative impacts of FIFO in...