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2022 NSW Public Holidays

2022 NSW Public Holidays

  Public Holiday Date New Year’s Day Saturday, 1 January New Year’s Additional Day Monday, 3 January * Australia Day Wednesday, 26 January Good Friday Friday, 15 April Easter Saturday Saturday, 16 April Easter Sunday Sunday, 17 April Easter Monday...
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What to do if Workers Test Positive for COVID-19

What to do if Workers Test Positive for COVID-19

As we continue to support industry and business to remain COVID-safe, we want to ensure employers and their workers who test positive for COVID-19 have the key information and resources they need.Rules for workers who test positive for COVID-19If a worker...
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Impact of Omicron on the Fresh Produce’s Supply Chain

Impact of Omicron on the Fresh Produce’s Supply Chain

Statement by Freshmark Chairperson Carlo Trimboli about the fresh produce industry’s response to the current Omicron strain of COVID-19’s impact on the fresh produce supply chain.  “The COVID-19 crisis's potency comes from its power to touch the lives of everyone...
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Register Positive Rapid Antigen Test Results Online

Register Positive Rapid Antigen Test Results Online

The NSW Government is making changes to how it identifies positive COVID-19 cases.Most people who test positive on a rapid antigen test will not need to confirm their result with a PCR (nose and throat swab) test.Instead, people who test...
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Combating Online Trolls

Combating Online Trolls

Social media can too often be a cowards’ castle, where the anonymous can bully, harass and ruin lives without consequence for them but with severe mental health consequences for others. In a world-leading move, the Morrison Government will create new powers...
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Opportunities from the Australia Free Trade Agreement

Opportunities from the Australia Free Trade Agreement

 Australia signed a landmark free trade agreement with the United Kingdom that will make Australian exports to the UK cheaper, create new opportunities for workers, young people and businesses and further strengthen the special relationship between our two countries.Exporters will...
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Job Trainer Program Extended

Job Trainer Program Extended

The $2 billion JobTrainer Fund has already seen more than 270,000 enrolments, especially in the digital and care sectors, and is aiming to provide more than 460,000 positions in total.The fund was launched in 2020 with a $500 million commitment from the...
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A Better Choice For Freshness – Weekly Report

A Better Choice For Freshness – Weekly Report

We are coming into the new year strong with great offerings of summer fruits available at your local fruit and veg shop this season. Due to labour shortages, some prices for fruit and veg on average will be slightly higher,...
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Become a Future Rural Leader

Become a Future Rural Leader

Two weeks to apply: Become a future rural leader with the AgriFutures Horizon Scholarship   University students have less than two weeks left to apply for the 2022 AgriFutures Horizon Scholarship, with applications closing on Friday, 14 January 2022. In partnership...
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The Blenditarian Mushroom Campaign

The Blenditarian Mushroom Campaign

From 1 December 2021 to 28 February 2022, "A better choice!" will be undertaking a brand awareness campaign in partnership with the Australian Mushroom Association, to promote the concept of mixing mushrooms and mince over the summer period, a notoriously...
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