The South Australian state government has committed $110 million to expand the Northern Adelaide Plains irrigated food production area. The area generates over one-third of South Australia’s horticulture...

The NSW Office of Liquor Gaming and Racing will be replaced with a new regulator, Liquor and Gaming NSW.   NSW Deputy Premier and Minister for Justice and Police Troy Grant said the change will result...

Image by Ragesoss The Victorian government banned the sale of powdered alcohol with effect from 1 July 2015, and is urging other States to follow suit, in the wake of a new powdered-alcohol product ‘Palcohol’. The...

Push for Victorian State Government to put Victorian veggies first A campaign to ensure that Victorian State Government procurement policy prioritises Victorian-grown produce is picking up steam, with...

Australian and State and Territory governments must buy Australian, AusVeg Australian vegetable and potato growers’ representative body AusVeg has called for Australia to follow the UK’s lead and put...

Tasmania’s dairy industry marked a significant milestone last Friday, with the official opening of a new dairy processing facility, built on a former forestry site in Smithton in the State’s North-west. The...

Under the next State government, Western Australia’s liquor licensing laws are likely to be relaxed according to recent announcements by each of the major political parties. Western Australians head...

The Victorian Government announced this week in its annual Budget that it has set aside AU$61.4 million of funding in this year’s State Budget for the food and agriculture industries. Revealing the...