Widespread drought conditions continued to impact NSW during August 2019. The majority of the state experienced below average rainfall throughout the month, providing no significant relief to drought conditions.
NSW DPI supports the NSW Rural Fire Service during a bush fire emergency. More on the current situation and important contact details. Being prepared is a key to minimising the impacts of fire on your property, your family and your animals.
A state-of-the-art emergency command vehicle is now on the road and bringing front line drought assistance to the region’s farmers.
DPI is calling for Expressions of Interest from NSW fishing industry representatives and other individuals from relevant interest groups, who are interested in becoming a member of MFAC, CommFish NSW and RFNSW.
Apply now - NSW Farmer of the Year and NSW Young Farmer of the Year.
Applications are now open for onground actions to improve fish habitat and recreational fishing in NSW.
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