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Travelling internationally over the holiday season?

Declare or don’t bring food, plant material & animal products to Australia. Share this important biosecurity message with friends & family.

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Australia’s first National Soil Action Plan has been officially launched!

The National Soil Action Plan 2023 to 2028 was officially launched today to address priorities in soil health and long-term soil security.

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Have your say to help the development of the Agriculture and Land Sectoral Plan

We need your help to understand what is possible for the agriculture and land sectors for emissions reduction

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Have your say on the review of the Regional Investment Corporation (RIC) Act

Independent reviewer Dr Wendy Craik AM is seeking views on the RIC’s activities and governance arrangements after 30 June 2026

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Capability Review of the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

The Australian Public Service Commission's capability review report of the department is now available.

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Biosecurity and trade

Lowering biosecurity risks to Australia, and assisting industry to accelerate growth towards a $100 billion agricultural sector by 2030.

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Understanding research and collecting data to support informed decisions and policies.



Working together to manage Australia's fisheries now and into the future.



Shaping a strong industry focused on sustainable use of our forests.

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News and Media

  • Newsletter
  • Biosecurity
If you’re travelling overseas this holiday season you may see our social media or advertisements raising awareness about protecting Australia from biosecurity threats.
  • Case study
  • Future Drought Fund
Before establishing Annandale Acres near Calliope in Central Queensland, Bianca Collins was a secondary teacher and her husband, John, a boilermaker. They had no experience on the land.
  • Case study
  • Future Drought Fund
The University of New England’s Jaimi-Lee Edwards knows farmers learn best alongside their peers as they work with experts on real-world problems.