Economic Profile of Yarra Ranges

View of Lilydale township and industry from the air

We have a diverse economy of around 13,500 businesses, employing more than 35,000 people.

A detailed overview of our economic profile is available online.

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The most valuable industry in Yarra Ranges is manufacturing. Manufacturing yields $3 billion in regional output.

Other key industries in the region include:

  • agriculture
  • tourism
  • construction
  • property and business services
  • retail trade

Yarra Ranges has attracted local and international recognition for its fine food and wine.

Over 4.5 million tourists visit the wineries and gardens of the Yarra Ranges each year.

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