Seafood Industry Australia (SIA) has welcomed the Federal Government’s $110 million International Freight Assistance announcement. “We’d like to thank the Federal Government for helping to keep Aussie jobs and Aussie seafood on the table,” SIA CEO Jane Lovell said. “The Australian seafood industry has been in turmoil since orders to China evaporated on 24 January. … Continue reading Seafood industry buoyed by Federal support
The Western Australian government has announced plans to maintain strong year-round horticultural production in the state’s north metropolitan region, following report findings on water allocation and land use issues. The North Wanneroo Agriculture and Water Taskforce has recently delivered its report examining water allocation and land use issues in North Wanneroo to the state government. … Continue reading WA government to develop horticulture business case for North Wanneroo
The government of Victoria is helping a family owned bakery in Geelong expand its operations and create new jobs in the area. The Routley’s Bakery in North Geelong received a $187,500 grant from the government through its local industry fund for transition. The bakery is undergoing a $2.2 million expansion. Money from the grant has … Continue reading Expansion and government funding recipe for success at Geelong Bakery
An interesting anomaly about government funding is that, on the one hand it is such an attractive source of cash, but on the other hand the majority of eligible companies either don’t know it exists or don’t know how to access it says Lior Stein from Rimon Advisory.