Gympie’s Economic Strengths

There are more than 4,400 businesses based in the Gympie Region, including major national and international brands and institutions.


The strong regional economy has a Gross Regional Product of $2.2 billion and supports almost 19,000 jobs. The annual economic growth has averaged at 3.6% and the region continues to provide excellent job opportunities for a skilled residential workforce that has grown by 1,300 people in recent years.


All our local businesses reflect the diversity and emerging importance of this region’s economy to Queensland and are supported by a number of state and federal government and institutional agencies.


The region is committed to future economic growth and keen to support new investments from a range of industries - locally, nationally and internationally.


Access the resources and information available here to assist you, or contact the Economic Development team on 1300 307 800 or economicdevelopment@gympie.qld.gov.au