RURAL AND REGIONAL NEWS AND ARTICLES

Road and bridge funding to boost Pyrenees agribusiness

  • October 15, 2018
  • FENCiT
Our agriculture sector across the Pyrenees region will soon be transporting livestock and grain to market more efficiently and safely through the Victorian Government’s Local Roads to Market program. Victorian...

Wake up call for Rural Road Safety

  • October 12, 2018
  • FENCiT
It is a frightening statistic, but in New South Wales if you drive on country roads, you are four times more likely to die in a crash than in a...

Have your say on the future of the Great Artesian…

  • October 12, 2018
  • FENCiT
Outback communities will have further opportunities to have their say about the future of the Great Artesian Basin with consultation on a Strategic Management Plan extended until 9 November 2018....

New regional migration approach needs more carrot than stick

  • October 10, 2018
  • FENCiT
"While we need to see more details on the Federal Government's approach to directing migrants to the regions, it should be focused more on supporting employers and employment than compelling...

Grants available to make fishing even better

  • October 9, 2018
  • FENCiT
The Victorian Government is calling for great ideas, big and small, to make recreational fishing in Victoria even better. Victorian Minister for Agriculture and Fisheries Jaala Pulford announced the 2018/19...

Horsham intersection upgrade begins

  • October 5, 2018
  • FENCiT
Works to transform a Horsham roundabout have now started at one of the city’s busiest intersections along the Western Highway in regional Victoria. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure,...

Have your say to build a better Grubb Road

  • October 5, 2018
  • FENCiT
The community is invited to provide feedback and share their ideas on the future of Grubb Road, at an information session on Tuesday 9 October 2018. The ideas will be...

Boat ramp surveys underway

  • October 3, 2018
  • FENCiT
The second part of the Territory Government’s new recreational fishing survey has begun, with surveys taking place at boat ramps across the NT. The survey is part of the Territory...

Mining co's get behind cat trapping innovation

  • September 25, 2018
  • FENCiT
An Australian innovation offers a potential solution to the nation’s feral cat problem, and mining companies in the Pilbara region of WA are supporting the initiative in one of the...

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