Opportunities reports

Business opportunities in Australia

The Consulate-General in Sydney, together with the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, have created numerous reports discussing business opportunities in various sectors in Australia. These documents are intended to provide an overview of the various sectors in Australia, in particular, in the sectors in which potential opportunities have been indicated for Dutch businesses.

Below you can find a description of the reports and a link which redirects you to the reports on the website of the Netherlands Enterprise Agency. Note: the reports are only available in Dutch.

 1. Opportunities regarding planned Western Sydney Airport
This report gives an update on the tender procedure of Western Sydney Airport (WSA).  Western Sydney Airport (WSA) is expected to be completed in 2026 and will be the 2nd airport in Sydney. WSA is located about 40 km west of the center. The first tender packages have recently been announced for this EUR 4.2 billion project. Click here to read more.

2. Opportunities in Australian wind energy
This report contains the most relevant wind energy developments. In 2017, the Australian government committed more than € 5 billion to sustainable energy projects. Click here to read more.

3. Opportunities in the Brisbane Cross River Rail Project
This report contains information on the Brisbane Cross river Rail Project.Brisbane is currently developing a new tunnel and rail project worth over EUR 3.5 billion. The technically complex nature makes the project interesting for Dutch providers of tunnel technology. Click here to read more.

4. Opportunities in the Sydney Beaches Link Tunnel
This report gives information on the Sydney Beaches Link tunnel. One of the biggest traffic problems between the north and the center of Sydney is being tackled thoroughly. The Beaches Link Tunnel will provide a solution to the traffic problems between the two areas with the Western Harbor Tunnel already under development. Click here to read more.

5. Opportunities in the Australian Infrastructure
This report gives an overview of future investments in the Australian infrastructure and the opportunities that these investments create for Dutch businesses. The buoyancy of the Australian economy, the growing population and the increasing freight transport all contribute to the high demand for new infrastructure in Australia. Click here to read more.

6. Opportunities regarding Australian airports
This report describes plans for the extension and modernisation of the Gold Coast airport and surrounding area in the coming years and the opportunities that these plans create for Dutch businesses. Gold Coast airport is one of the fastest growing airports in Australia and currently the fifth biggest airport in the country. Click here to read more.

7. Opportunities in Northern Australia
This report covers the trade and investment opportunities for Dutch businesses interested in the Northern Territory. The following sectors discussed are infrastructure, horticulture and the agriculture industry. Click here to read more.

8. Opportunities regarding Australian ports
This report describes the opportunities for Dutch businesses regarding the Australian ports. Due to the decrease of the export of commodities, Australia is looking for ways to make their economy more versatile. Click here to read more.

9. Opportunities in the Tasmanian Dairy Industry
In this report, the opportunities for Dutch farms to enter the dairy industry of the Australian state of Tasmania are described. This report is created to introduce the opportunities for Dutch dairy farmers, and is not intended to map the entire market. In the past few years the international demand for dairy has highly increased. Click here to read more.

10. Investment opportunities in Australia
In this report investment opportunities in various sectors in the Australian market are discussed. Due to positive outlook of the Australian economy, there are five main reasons to invest in Australia: years of uninterrupted economic growth, innovative economy, talented workforce, connected to Asia and the ease of doing business. Click here to read more.

11. Opportunities in Australian Horticulture
This report discusses opportunities in the horticulture sector in Australia, which is rapidly developing. In this sector, there is an increasing demand for expertise and innovation for sustainability and scaling. Click here to read more.