Key agricultural activities in our arid region are wool growing, cotton, grains, grapes and stone fruits. There is also increasing goat and sheep meat production.
The Western Region Small Land Management Grants Program provides funding for projects that improve and maintain the condition of our natural resources in the Western Region. Apply now!
Consultation on the Draft Western Local Strategic Plan 2015-2020 closed at midnight on 22 November. Find out how your feedback will be used.
Don't miss this event
Find out about Australia’s emerging carbon market and opportunities to get involved at the Rangelands Carbon Conference on 28–29 October 2015 at Cobar. Registration is free and includes access to the Carbon Expo held in conjunction with the conference.
Comments are welcome until 4 December 2015 on the first draft statewide planning framework for travelling stock reserves. Download the framework and a fact sheet.
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13 November 2015
- New weeds committees aim to improve weed management
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- Consultation period on travelling stock reserves extended
27 October 2015
- Two weeks until the Rangelands Carbon Conference – register today!
15 October 2015
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13 October 2015
- Strategic Plans open for consultation
12 October 2015