News & Events

Media Contacts

Michael Burt
Media Director
M: 0428 228 988 | burtm@nswfarmers.org.au

Click here to subscribe to our Media Release mailing list.


In the News

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

Koala SEPP - Lasting solution needed in 2021

(20/11/2020)
After enduring a year of significant uncertainty regarding the NSW Government’s koala regulations, NSW Farmers says all stakeholders must come together in 2021 to find a lasting solution which protects koalas and allows for sustainable farming busine

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

Newell highway funding on the right track

(9/11/2020)
NSW Farmers welcomes the suite of funding announcements for vital infrastructure connecting regional NSW, including upgrades to the Newell Highway and other shovel-ready projects.

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

Budget must heed needs of agriculture and regions

(6/11/2020)
NSW Farmers believes it’s pivotal the upcoming NSW Budget reflects the needs of the state’s agricultural sector when it’s handed down later this month.

Media Releases

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

Leafminer outbreak highlights biosecurity threat

(24/11/2020)
NSW Farmers has today renewed calls for improved biosecurity funding as vegetable growers in Sydney, and now beyond, come to terms with an outbreak of serpentine leafminer.

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

Koala SEPP - Lasting solution needed in 2021

(20/11/2020)
After enduring a year of significant uncertainty regarding the NSW Government’s koala regulations, NSW Farmers says all stakeholders must come together in 2021 to find a lasting solution which protects koalas and allows for sustainable farming busine

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

Newell highway funding on the right track

(9/11/2020)
NSW Farmers welcomes the suite of funding announcements for vital infrastructure connecting regional NSW, including upgrades to the Newell Highway and other shovel-ready projects.

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

Budget must heed needs of agriculture and regions

(6/11/2020)
NSW Farmers believes it’s pivotal the upcoming NSW Budget reflects the needs of the state’s agricultural sector when it’s handed down later this month.

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

CSIRO confirms biosecurity a top priority for Australia

(4/11/2020)
NSW Farmers is concerned by CSIRO findings that billion dollar industries like agriculture are at risk from biosecurity threats.

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

NSW DPI unwraps birthday present

(3/11/2020)
The official opening of new headquarters in Orange is an apt present for the Department of Primary Industries’ (DPI) 130th birthday year.

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

Royal Commission confirms complexities of fire management

(2/11/2020)
NSW Farmers welcomes the final report and recommendations from the Royal Commission into Natural Disaster Arrangements.

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

Common sense prevails for koalas and farmers

(21/10/2020)
NSW Farmers welcomes the passage of amendments to the Local Land Services Act by the NSW Legislative Assembly today.

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

CSG project too risky

(30/09/2020)
The state’s peak farming body is dismayed by the Independent Planning Commission’s (IPC) decision to approve the Narrabri Gas Project despite a raft of concerns voiced by farmers and the community.

/images/NSWFA/News/NSWFA - White.jpg

Bold new dairy plan unveiled

(28/09/2020)
The Australian dairy industry has a new plan that aims to deliver an additional $500 million in farmgate value for farmers through reform to the sector.

Upcoming Events

No upcoming events found
Click here  to view all upcoming events.