Industry profiles



Tourism is an important component of the Hobsons Bay economy and is very well positioned for significant growth. Tourism is important to Hobsons Bay not only as a local economic driver, but also through its contribution towards improving the vibrancy, liveability and prosperity of the city.


To learn more about the Tourism industry within Hobsons Bay download the Tourism Industry Profile(PDF, 212KB).



Hobsons Bay is home to significant industrial precincts. It is of no surprise, therefore, that manufacturing is a key driver of both the local and regional economy in terms of exports, value-add and employment.


To learn more about the Manufacturing industry within Hobsons Bay download the Manufacturing Industry Profile(PDF, 196KB).

For more information or to chat to us about your investment project or idea, contact the Hobsons Bay City Council Economic Development team on 9932 1285 or