ALL your questions answered in one place in one afternoon. Come along and ask these questions at the many service providers at the Ag Expo.

Event: Ag Expo 2021

Date :June 3 2021 2 – 5pm

Venue: Stanthorpe Civic Centre

Networking & beers to follow.

  • Who is a labour-hire provider and are they licensed?
  • SDRC’s Invasive Species Strategic Plan 2020 – 2024 on display and open for comment?
  • As a landholder what is my compulsory biosecurity obligation?
  • Stanthorpe dump is changing to a transfer station how that will affect me?
  • What do I need for 3 hours of free business help – my ABN and to have my business in Southern Downs? Apply at the EXPO.
  • How can I attract workers when there are no backpackers?
  • Emu Swamp Dam and irrigator’s info.
  • How can I access Farm Grants and Loans!
  • Information about Piecemeal rates and Casual Rates!

Vist these stands at the expo:

  1. Tackling Regional Adversity through Integrated Care (TRAIC)
  2. Rhealth
  3. Business Support – Free
  4. Rural Financial Counselling
  5. Drought Angels
  6. Agriculture and Fisheries (DAF)
  7. Dept. of Employment, Small Business and Training (DESBT)
  8. Rural Aid
  9. Services Australia
  10. Queensland Country Women’s Association (QCWA)
  11. Granite Belt Growers Group
  12. Southern Downs Industry Education Association (SDIEA)
  13. Labour Hire Licensing Compliance Unit
  14. Best Harvest
  15. Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority (QRIDA)
  16. Southern Downs Regional Council – Pest Management
  17. Southern Downs Regional Council – Waste Management
  18. Darling Downs Health Service – Disaster Recovery Program
  19. Granite Belt Irrigation Project
  20. AusIndustry
  21. Department of Home Affairs
  22. Regional Investment Corporation
  23. C&A Accountants
  24. Power Tynan – Fair Work and Wages

Speakers and times: (5 minutes per speaker)

2.00pm                Welcome and housekeeping

2.10pm                 Trade and Invest QLD

2.15pm                 Tackling Regional Adversity through Integrated Care (TRAIC)

2.20pm                 Business Support – Free

2.30pm                 Rural Financial Counselling

2.35pm                 Drought Angels

2.45pm                 Dept. Agriculture Fisheries

2.50pm                 Rural Aid

3.00pm                 Services Australia

3.05pm                 Southern Downs Industry Education Association (SDIEA)

3.15pm                 Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority (QRIDA)

3.20pm                 Darling Downs Health Service – Disaster Recovery Program

3.30pm                 Granite Belt Irrigation Project

3.35pm                 Department of Home Affairs

3.45pm                 Regional Investment Corporation

3.50pm                 C&A Accountants

4.00pm                Power Tynan – Fair work and Wages