Events

Attendance to the following events is optional, providing an additional opportunity for information and networking while delegates are in Sydney for the Annual Conference. 

Each event will require registration separately.
Horticulture Section Forum and AGM - Monday 23 July

The NSW Farmers’ Horticulture Committee invites you to participate in the year’s Annual General Meeting and Forum.

This is your chance to have our voice heard at the highest levels, influence policy outcomes and share your thoughts about, and shape the future of, our $1.3billion horticulture industry. 

Join us in NSW Parliament House for discussions encompassing trade and market access, industrial relations and the new Horticulture Code of Conduct. 

Dress Code: Neat Casual
Address: Jubilee Room, NSW Parliament House, Macquarie St, Sydney
Time: 10:30am - 4:00pm
Cost: Free for Members

RSVP here.

Horticulture Section Dinner - Monday 23 July

Growers of horticultural commodities are encouraged to join the newly elected Horticulture Committee for an evening with The Hon. Anne Ruston, Assistant Minster for Agriculture and Water Resources.
This event is a great opportunity to meet with horticulture farmers from across the state. 

Dress Code: Neat Casual
Address: Marigold Citymark Restaurant, Level 4/5 683-689 George Street Sydney
Time: 6:30pm for 7:00pm
Cost: $40 for members and $60 for non-members, including a three-course meal and drinks
RSVP here.
Western Division Annual Meeting - Monday 23 July

All members living in the far west of NSW are encouraged to attend this forum. This meeting provides an opportunity to discuss issues and policy priorities specific to those in the western part of the state. 

Dress Code: Neat Casual
Address: NSW Farmers Head Office - Level 6, 35 Chandos St, St Leonards 
Time: 9:30am - 5:00pm 
Cost: Free for Members

RSVP at: mcdougalli@nswfarmers.org.au

Western Division Members Dinner - Monday 23 July

Open to all members living in the western division, this informal 3 course dinner provides a rare opportunity to meet with farmers who share the challenges of operating an agricultural enterprise in the far west of NSW. 

Dress Code: Neat Casual
Address: Treehouse Restaurant, 60 Miller St, North Sydney 
Time: 6:30pm arrival, dinner at 7:00pm 
Cost: Free for Members 

RSVP here.

NSW Young Farmers Dinner - Monday 23 July

All members aged 35 and under are invited to attend the annual state dinner. This year the Young Farmers will hear from various research and development corporations to get a feel for the work done by these groups and the direction the industry is taking. 
This annual event allows young people in agriculture to network with farmers, agribusiness professionals and students and meet other conference attendees prior to the commencement of conference. 

Dress Code: Neat Casual
Address: Occidental Hotel, 43 York St, Sydney
Time: 5:00pm
Cost: $20 for NSW Young Farmers members, $50 for non-members

RSVP here.

Telstra Welcome Drinks – Tuesday 24 July

Welcome drinks are provided for a short, hour-long drinks reception at the close of the first day of Annual Conference. 

The event will be held within the exhibition area of the conference in the Luna Park, Conference centre Hotel. Telstra look forward to welcoming you to the event.  

Drinks will be provided in a casual, stand up networking style. 

Dress code: Neat Casual
Address: Conference venue – Luna Park, Sydney
Timing: 6:00-7:00pm

Tickets: Delegate event - included in your registration 
WFI Presents: Farmers In the House - Wednesday 25 July   

WFI welcomes you to the Strangers Dining Room in NSW Parliament House for the peak networking event of the NSW Farmers Annual Conference. 

Join us in the political nerve centre of NSW for an evening of drinks and substantial canapés sourced entirely from this great state of ours. 

This event is not to be missed and is your opportunity to rub shoulders with our political leaders, industry leaders and stakeholders from across the breadth of the agricultural sector. 

Dress code:  Neat Casual
Address:  NSW Parliament House, 6 Macquarie Street, Sydney
Timing:  7:00pm - 10:00pm
Tickets:  $50.00 each

RSVP here.