Winter Crop blessed with record plantings in many growing regions

The winter crop for season 2021-2022 looks set to head straight into a record planting even though conditions stalled early sowing in some growing regions Early estimates from several collaborate sources suggest the area planted to winter crops is set to reach a record high with growers chasing both increased local and world prices in […]

Right to repair motor vehicle law passed by ACCC

The ACCC welcomes legislative changes which will increase competition and choice for consumers about where they have their cars serviced and repaired. These changes adopt recommendations from the ACCC’s new car retailing industry market study. The Competition and Consumer Amendment (Motor Vehicle Service and Repair Information Sharing Scheme) Bill 2021, which passed Parliament on June […]

The Invasive Species Council says Federal intervention needed to protect Kosciuszko

The Invasive Species Council has reported federal environment minister Sussan Ley has written to her NSW counterpart about her intention to use national environmental law to compel action to remove feral horses from Kosciuszko. According to the Invasive Species Council, Minister Ley informed NSW environment and energy minister Matt Kean that she intends to issue […]