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Joint Media Release: $4m funding call for Forest Industry research projects

A $4 million joint funding program aimed at growing South Australia's forest and forest products industry is officially open for applications. ​

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Media Release: International water efficiency game changer

An international water efficiency standard will soon be a reality after today’s first meeting of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) committee.

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Media Release: Australian wine export values surge 20 per cent in 2017-18

Australian wine export values and volumes have significantly improved, with the value of wine exports up 20 per cent to $2.76 billion and export volumes up 10 per cent to 852 million litres—a new record.

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Media Release: Regional solidarity at Pacific fisheries ministers’ meeting

Fisheries ministers from 17 Pacific nations met in the Cook Islands this week to set the regional fisheries management agenda for the next 12 months.

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Joint Media Release: Affirming the importance of Pacific fisheries

Today we reinforce Australia’s commitment to supporting Pacific fisheries, which are a key economic driver throughout the region.

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Media Release: Cooperative international effort to rejuvenate southern Indian Ocean fisheries

Australia has joined with international partners, the fisheries industry and stakeholders to protect a number of fisheries ecosystems in the southern Indian Ocean, at the fifth Meeting of the Parties to the Southern Indian Ocean Fisheries Agreement (SIOFA), in Thailand.

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Joint Media Release: New protections for Australia’s world class Marine Parks

An additional 2.3 million kilometres of Australian waters will be managed under a world-leading system of marine parks for the first time, as five new management plans come into effect from today.

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Media Release: Cast your vote for Australia’s best fish and chips

Fish and chips are an Australian icon, and whether you prefer grilled, battered or crumbed, from 1 August you can vote for the best fish and chips in the country.

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Media Release: Australia takes the fight to illegal fishers

Following years of multinational investigations and pursuits of illegal Patagonian and Antarctic toothfish operators, several illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing operators have been apprehended and punished thanks to Australian authorities.

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Joint Media Release: Forestry innovation research grants open

The Australian and Tasmanian governments continue to support advances in a sustainable and productive forestry industry with wood product innovation set to grow the sector.

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