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COVID-19 Update 6 April 2020

Minister Littleproud extends Agriculture Visas The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture announced the extension of visas for critical agricultural workers, in response to calls from industry. Key details of this announcement are:   Seas...

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COVID-19 Weekly Update: 3 April 2020

Essential Industry We have spent a lot of time this week trying to lock the grape and wine sector in as an Essential Industry that needs to keep running during the COVID-19 crisis. We have had good support at the Federal level, with the Minister for ...

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COVID-19 Update 2 April 2020

As COVID-19 shuts down industries across the country, Australia’s grape and wine sector is very fortunate to be recognised as an essential industry by the Australian Government. This recognition allows businesses to assemble the people they need to h...

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COVID-19 Update 1 April 2020

Australian Government Today the Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Simon Birmingham, announced the Federal Government will inject an extra $49.8 million into the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) program in the 2019-20 financial year, ...

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COVID-19 Update 31 March 2020

As the COVID-19 crisis escalates, the business landscape continues to change on a daily basis, with new survival measures for businesses, and further restrictions to the sale of alcohol, being announced overnight.Australian Grape & Wine continues to ...

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