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.
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.
We are developing our first Reconciliation Action Plan. Take our survey to help us identify opportunities to work collaboratively towards reconciliation.
Grants and funding
Land management grants are available to deliver on-ground projects and change management practices.
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.
Livestock production advice
New biosecurity and animal welfare requirements come in place from 1 October for all Livestock Production Australia-accredited producers.
- Helping landholders understand new biosecurity requirements
16 October 2017
- Niall Blair media release: Transfer of soil conservation service
21 September 2017
- Expert help to control wild dogs in the Upper Hunter
12 September 2017
RAP consultation workshop (Metford)
17 October 2017
Seasonal conditions workshop (Dungog)
18 October 2017
RAP consultation workshop (Scone)
18 October 2017