Graziers & Growers Multi-Topic Forum | The Gemfields

If you only attend one workshop this year, make it to this one! Covering a heap of different topics, you will leave with a range of practical skills and contacts to help you get ahead.

How to access QRIDA grants and loans
QRIDA supports primary producers, businesses and non-profit organisations with financial assistance including grants and loans. Come along to learn what support is available to you and how to apply.

How to use weather and climate forecasts to your advantage
Join FBA’s climate and weather guru (Dan Rea) to learn which forecasts to keep an eye on and when. Dan will provide some tools and tricks to simplify this often-confusing topic.

How to get your bore and bore drains watertight
The Queensland Government is working to cap and pipe stock and domestic bores to reduce water loss. Learn how to future-proof your farm through cost-effective water management methods.

A biosecurity update
Pest animals and weeds don’t follow fence lines. Learn about biosecurity efforts being made around the region plus how you can best protect your land and business from biosecurity risks.

Getting your business finances in order
Join Rural Financial Counsellor, Hannah Vicary, to learn what steps you can take to improve your financial security.

Plus information stands and representatives from Central Highlands Regional Council and CHRRUP.

When – Tuesday 16 May | 9am – 2:30pm (jug on from 8:30am)
Where – The Willows Gemfields | Recreation Club, Williows Rd

Morning tea and lunch are provided. Please bring a notepad and water bottle.

RSVP by 12 May to Vicki Horstman
07 4999 2842 | 0419 160 537 |

Download the event flyer

This event is supported by Fitzroy Basin Association and Desert Channels with funding from the Queensland Government’s Great Artesian Basin Rehabilitation Program.

Event Times

08:30 am - 02:30 pm Tuesday 16th May, 2023

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