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.
Applications now open
The Russel Harland Memorial Scholarship is awarded annually to a tertiary student who displays strong personal, community and educational commitment to rural or regional areas, with particular reference to the Western region of NSW. Applications are due by 26 October 2018.
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.
- Oyster industry shucks rubbish at Wallis Lakes
09 October 2018
- Local Land Services seeking 13 local board members
19 September 2018
- Removing feral pigs in the Singleton area a priority
17 September 2018
Kooragang Landcare Planting day - Ash Island
21 October 2018
Wild Dog Information Day - Mount Olive
3 November 2018
Growing Hunter Beef - Singleton
8 November 2018