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Chinchilla BEST Group

Cameby Crop 2018
The Darling Downs South-West (DDSW) Region Project and Transmission Team has formed BEST working parties across parts of the DDSW region. The aim of the BEST Group is to build co-operative, productive relationships between schools, industry and business. The projects developed by the BEST committees are designed to achieve the following outcomes -

Education - Increase knowledge of careers and career path ways including an understanding of workplace expectations and culture.

Career Pathways - Collaborate with Industry, Schools and Stakeholders to identify, develop and promote career pathways and employment opportunities and projects.

Skills Development - Provide Learning and Workplace relevant skills and development opportunities.

Attraction, Retention, Recruitment, Promote the local Economy 

  • Build a sustainable workforce
  • Become an employer of choice
  • What are businesses needs and expectations?
  • Grow the local economy
  • Building productive relationships with school in your region
  • Attraction and retention of staff

Local Industry Involvement Through - 

  • Group Training Organisations
  • Chamber of Commerce 
  • Registered Training Organisations
  • Australian Apprenticeship Support Networks
  • Business and Industry Associations
  • Schools
  • Economic Development Officer - LGA Councils 

There are currently BEST Committees in Chinchilla, Gatton, Dalby, Goondiwindi, Roma and Warwick


Department of Employment, Small Business & Training

Wayne Rutledge

PH - 07 4616 7662

MOB - 0408 399 996



Chinchilla Community Commerce & Industry

Robyn Haig

Ph - 0407 554 862




Proudly partnering with Australia Pacific LNG/Origin

Proud supporters of the local Chinchilla Community.







Contact Us

PO Box 579


Queensland, 4413

Fax: 07 4668 9758

Tel. 07 4668 9172