Our region has diverse landscapes including rainforests and wetlands. Agricultural activities include dryland and irrigated cropping, fodder, vineyards, beef and dairy cattle, sheep, alpacas and goats, horse breeding, poultry and aquaculture.
Farmers having trouble accessing online RAA forms for the drought transport subsidies can get access to the online forms at these Local Land Services Offices
The NSW Government has approved changes to licenses to reduce kangaroo numbers. These changes are effective from 8 August 2018. Find out more here.
Professional wild dog controllers have until 30 September to lodge an expression of interest to be included in the Upper Hunter Professional Wild Dog Controller Program.
This guide explains the services we provide locally and the role we play across NSW. It also outlines your responsibilities as a landholder.
Preparing for emergencies
A free Farm Flood Readiness Kit is now available to assist rural landholders prepare their property for floods. Contact your local Hunter Local Land Services office to request your free copy.
- TSR lease extensions for drought affected farmers
29 October 2018
- Regional beef forum to grow local cattle industry
18 October 2018
- Oyster industry shucks rubbish at Wallis Lakes
09 October 2018
Kooragang Landcare planting day - Ash Island
18 November 2018
Direct Seeding Solutions Field Day - Martindale
25 November 2018
Making effective irrigation decisions - Barrington
27 November 2018