Launch Pad: Where Western Sydney Entrepreneurs Can Take-off
Western Sydney University has pioneered an incubator for startups and SMEs with principal sites at Parramatta and Penrith and a satellite at Oran Park. Launch Pad, established in 2015, is now renowned as a key centre for startups and SMEs in Western Sydney.
With a vibrant local economy that has been growing and diversifying over the last 10 years, Penrith is now on the cusp of significant developments that will transform the economy. From the STEM and research-focussed Sydney Science Park to the developments around the Western Sydney Airport, Penrith City Council is wasting no time seeking out partnerships and leveraging Greater Sydney’s major infrastructure projects.
Campbelltown's strengths include its location, diversity in industry, affordable housing and land and sustainable urban planning. Campbelltown is investing in health and education and has the potential to grow into an important regional centre.