Monthly Archives: September 2016

2016 Sustainable Living Festival Hobart

slf2016Join us in imagining an AWESOME future this November.

Sustainable Living Festival, 12 – 13 November, Prince’s Wharf 1.

Be inspired by creative expressions of Awesome through story, poetry, music, art, circus and more.  Join experts and leaders as they share their own visions of Awesome in the Festival discussions.  Speak with our fabulous line up of exhibitors, including the team from TESLA (in Tassie for the very first time) with their new Model S.  Smell, taste and delight in some of Tasmania’s finest culinary offerings in our cooking demonstrations.
The Sustainable Living Festival is the place to get the skills, resources and connections you need to take that next step towards your own awesome future.

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Attention Rural Producers: New $14.9m program promoting collaboration in rural Australia

farmingtogetherAn exciting new farming project is on offer … the $14.9m Farming Together initiative is a national, two-year campaign for primary producers and processors to collaborate and claim marketplace power.

Here is an opportunity to boost economic returns in Australia’s rural and regional farming and food sectors.


Visit the easy-to-use website ( and complete the simple self-assessment – no extensive forms to fill in.

All farmers who register receive one-on-one expert advice to discuss their opportunities and appetite to create a successful collaborative group. This could be either as a structured co-operative, as a collective bargaining entity or as a less-formal collaborative group.

The most-promising groups will be offered assistance for product research and development. Areas that are covered include advice on marketing, capital-raising, packaging, logistics and exporting as well as non-ongoing consultancy appointments.

Huge opportunities exist for any Australian citizen who farms within the ATO recognised guidelines (


Phone Nick or Andrew on 1800 00 55 55


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