​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​A listing of events that might be useful for your farming business.​

​    Title
    Location​​​​​    Description
​Tasmanian Show Dates 2020​
(all dates to be confirmed)
Burnie: 2-3 October
Launceston: 8-10 October
​Flinders Island: 16 October
Longford: 17 October
Hobart: 21-24 October
Ulverstone: 31 October
Sheffield: 6 November
Westbury: 7 November
Brighton: 7-8 November
Scottsdale: 14 November
Huon: 14 November
Deloraine: 21 November
Circular Head: 28 November
JUNE 2020​

​Pastoral Award and Employment Discussion​
​Online Zoom Meeting
Who:  Primary Empoyers Tasmania and DairyTas
When:​  10.30am - 12.30pm, 2 June
RSVP   |   Information Flyer

Join Andrew Cameron (Primary Employers Tasmania) and Penny William (DairyTas HR Support Consultant) as they discuss all employment matters, including:
  • How is your employment planning going for Season 2020/21?
  • Have you filled your positions and/or are you in the stages of filling your roles?
  • How are your Position Descriptions looking?
  • Are your Employment Agreements ready?
​Back to Business
Who:  Back to Business
When:​  weekly webinar starting 2 June​
More information   |   Register

The free Back To Business webinars offer practical tips to help all livestock producers rebuild on the back of bushfires, drought, floods and storms.

A different topic features every Tuesday at 1pm AEST that is relevant to getting you back to business, and planning for a resilient, productive and profitable future.

Upcoming webinars include:
2 June – Rebuilding your flock; using management and genetics to achieve the best reproduction results
9 June – Maintaining the integrity of Australia's red meat and wool industries.
​Worksafe COVID Safe Wrokplaces Regulations (Farmer Session)
​Online Zoom meeting
Who:  Safe Farming Tasmania
When:​  12-1pm, 3 June

Specifically for farmers, join Phillip John from Safe Farming Tasmania in a practical session on how to implement the new Worksafe Regulation on COVID Safe Workplaces. This will be a session that will help you know where to start, what the expectations are on you and your business and how you can go about implementing these regulations onto your farm.
​Service Providers Industry Update
​Online Zoom meeting
Who:  Safe Farming Tasmania
When:​  12-1pm, 5 June
RS​VP   |   Information Flyer

​Specifically for Service Provides, this workshop will assist you to better serve your clients with the upcoming changes to some of our industry regulations.
Amy Bellhouse from the ACCC will help you understand what the implications are as apart of the mandatory Code for farmers.
Phillip John from Safe Farming Tasmania will explain the Worksafe Covid Safe Workplace Regulations changes and the impact they will have for farmers.
​National Bushfire and Climate Summit 2020
​Online event
When:  6-7.30pm, 9 June 2020
More​ information and register​

Join host, Kerry O'Brien, and former NSW Fire & Rescue Commissioner, Greg Mullins, as they discuss the solutions to challenges presented by the 2019-20 bushfires with a panel of Australian and international experts.
​Herd Fertility Tips - Transition Period Focus​

​Online Zoom meeting
​Who:  DairyTas
When:  9 June 2020
RSVP  |   Information Flyer

​Join Khyle Stewart for session 2 of DairyTas' Herd Fertility Tips Sessions. This session Khyle will focus on how your management of the transition period from dry cow to milking cow can impact on your herd's fertility performance for that season.
​Trade Events - Agrifood Business​
​Who:  Department of State Growth
When:  10 June 2020
More Information

Postcard from Thailand - Market Update and Opportunities for Tasmanian Exporters
Business Planning for End of Financial Year
BigMarker ​Webinar
Who:  Sheep Connect Tasmania
When:​  9.30-​11am, 10 June 2020
More Information and register

Sheep Connect Tasmania is running its popular Business Planning for End Of Financial Year workshop via BigMarker webinar, delivered by accounting, tax and business advisory specialists Moore Stephens Australia.​

​What lives in our rivers?

Online Zoom webinar
Who:  DairyTas, Dairy Australia, NRM North
When:​  1-2 pm, 23 June 2020
​Contact:  Rachel Brown,​ or 0409 333 381
Join John Goo​derham from the Waterbug Blitz to learn about the life in our rivers. John is one of Australasia's best aquatic ecologists and will be facinating to listen to. 
​Trade Events - Agrifood Business​
​Who:  Department of State Growth
When:  24 June 2020
More Information

Postcard from Phillipines​​ - Market Update and Opportunities for Tasmanian Exporters
JULY 2020

​Red Meat Updates - Tasmania
When:  24 July 2020
Where:  The ​Tramsheds Function Centre, 4 ​Invermay Road
​Time:  8.30am - 5.30pm or find us at Facebook at 
             (Red Meat Updates – Tasmania) 
Contact: Georgia at or 
                0400 763 904 

​Now in its 8th year, Red Meat Updates covers topics under the themes of beef, sheep, dryland and irrigated pastures and attracts over 350 attendees each year. Red Meat Updates is free for red meat producers to attend. ​​


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