Drought media

Media releases


Drought and climate change key priorities for NSW at AGMIN [PDF]

- Agriculture; Drought; Ministerial

RAA fuels donated fodder trucks

- Drought

A convoy of 50 road-trains carrying 3,500 large bales of emergency hay rolled into Cobar on Australia Day to help drought affected farmers in the region, thanks to a $375,000 NSW Government Donated Fodder Transport subsidy.

The drought conditions affecting most of the state are likely to continue into 2019, according to the NSW Department of Primary Industries’ (DPI) State Seasonal Update (SSU) for December 2018.

Rebates for water smart NSW farmers

- Agriculture; Drought; Ministerial