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Keep up to date with the latest business news for the West Coast of New Zealand.

May 23, 2022

DWC takes home Gold Award

Development West Coast received a Gold Award for ‘Best use of media relations’ at the 2022 Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) Awards held at the Civic Centre in Auckland on Friday evening.

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May 20, 2022

West Coast businesses celebrated at Awards

Franz Josef-based Waiho Hot Tubs has taken the Supreme Award at the 2022 Development West Coast Leading Light Business Excellence Awards, held at Shantytown on Friday evening.

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May 17, 2022

DWC support for Tech Roadshow

Development West Coast has teamed up with Digital Natives Academy, Victory Up, Drive Safe West Coast and Go With Tourism to hold a Tech roadshow for Techweek22.

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May 16, 2022

West Coast leads NZ in GDP growth

The West Coast regional economy grew 5.3% in the March 2022 quarter, leaving annual growth up 9.3% in the 12 months to March 2022, according to data released by Infometrics.

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May 13, 2022

Business Awards tickets now on sale

Join us at the 2022 Development West Coast Leading Light Business Excellence Awards.

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May 10, 2022

Karamea Co.Starters Graduate

Business pitches and collaboration marked the recent celebration night in Karamea for the participants of Development West Coast’s Co.Starters programme.

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May 9, 2022

Vacancy - Chief Financial Officer

Development West Coast is looking for a Chief Financial Officer to join its team.

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May 6, 2022

278 new jobs on the West Coast over past year

Over the past year there has been 278 new filled jobs on the West Coast, and 81 less Coasters receiving Jobseeker benefits.

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May 2, 2022

DWC named finalists at PRINZ Awards

The Public Relations Institute of New Zealand has announced the finalists for the 2022 PRINZ Awards, with Development West Coast in the running for two national awards.

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April 26, 2022

West Coast Renewable Energy Strategy

Work has started on a West Coast Renewable Energy Strategy.

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April 26, 2022

Trustee role

Exciting Trustee role with Development West Coast, candidates will have proven governance experience, strong commercial acumen and be an innovative, future-focussed strategic thinker.

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April 8, 2022

West Coast dominates Australian Geographic’s global adventure bucket-list

Two West Coast destinations feature in Australian Geographic’s recently released 2022 bucket-list for global adventures.

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