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All times are Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST).

 MAY 2022

Fruit Growers Tasmania Unlocking Value and Sales WorkshopsWhen: 2 May - 24 June 
Where:  Zoom online

FGT is offering fruit, vegetable and other horticulture growers the opportunity to participate in a workshop series ‘UNLOCKING VALUE AND SALES’. 
​Managing a dairy farm in stressful times

Becoming an employer of choice

Time management through the Discounter Planner Tool


Communication, influencing and negotiation skills​

​​When: 7am - 9am, 11 May 

When: 10am - 2pm, 11 May 

When:  2.30pm - 3.30pm, 11 May 

When:  4pm - 5pm, 11 May

When:  6.30pm - 9pm, 11 May

Where:  Scottsdale RSL & Community Centre
     30 George Street, Scottsdale
Who:  Dr Nallaig Heffernan, DairyTas
Fruit Growers Tasmania Industry Workshops

When: 3pm, 11 May 
Where: Anglesea Room, 64 Anglesea Street, South Hobart

When: 3pm, 12 May 
Where: Paranaple Convention Centre, Devonport

These sessions will include an overview of the new Pacific Australia Labour Mobility (PALM) scheme (a combination of the Seasonal Worker Program and Pacific Labour Scheme).
Fruit Growers Tasmania Networking EventWhen: 6.30pm - 9.30pm, 12 May 
Where: Spreyton Fresh Cidery, 6 Melrose Road, Spreyton
​Community Outreach Event

Campbell Town


Flinders Island
When:  3pm - 7pm, 23 May
Where:  Campbell Town Town Hall, 75 High Street

When: 3pm - 7pm, 24 May
Where:  Latrobe Memorial Hall, 170 Gilbert Street

When: 3pm - 7pm, 26 May
Where: FAEC, 9 Patrick Street, Whitemark

National Recovery and Resilience Agency
Contact: Holly on 0417 253 665 or
Drop in any time and have a chat to find out what support is available for farmers, farm workers and your community.
Free Rotary BBQ and $500 Rotary vouchers available.
Fruit Growers Tasmania 2022 Annual Conference and Industry Dinner

When: 26-27 May
WhereWrest Point Casino and Hotel, Hobart
Tickets and registration are now available.

Tasmanian Young Farmer of the Year 2022 State Final
When: 28 May
WhereQuercus Park, Carrick

June 2022


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