Renowned for its world class steel-making and mining industries, Australia’s City of Innovation is also an important knowledge services centre, international trade hub and a leading university city. Key growth sectors driving this momentum include advanced manufacturing, defence, trade and logistics and knowledge intensive industries in ICT, financial and shared services.

Knowledge Services

Knowledge Services span some of the fastest growing sectors of the economy with a focus on providing support services to large, multi-locati...

Advanced manufacturing

Manufacturing is the largest sector in the region representing $7.9 billion in industry output and employs some 11,604 people.


Wollongong has a proud history of providing innovative defence technology and services to the Australian and global defence industries. The ...