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Media Release: Better protection for Australian wine brands, reputation

New regulations for grape products coming into effect today will provide greater protection for Australian wine brands and the reputation of Australian wine exports.

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Media Release: Good Friday breaming with sustainable top quality seafood

Australia’s world-leading sustainable fisheries management ensures people across the nation will have an abundance of healthy, top-quality seafood produce to choose from in the lead up to the Easter long weekend.

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Media Release: Marine park reforms a win for environment, fishers and plain common sense

Evidence-based reforms to the Commonwealth network of marine parks are a win for the environment and fishers as well as plain old common sense.

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Media Release: Regional Forest Agreements provide for sustainable forest management

Victoria’s forest industry jobs and the environment have been assured certainty with the Australian and Victorian governments extending the Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs) for East Gippsland, Central Highlands and the North East regions.

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Media Release: Regions big winners of SA election

South Australia’s country areas will benefit from the election of a Marshall Liberal Government with a renewed focus in the state’s rural and regional areas.

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Media Release: International Day of Forests focus on industry and sustainability

International Day of Forests (21 March)  is a celebration of what our forests, timber and wood products mean to our lives, and the critical importance of sustainable management to protect the environment.

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Joint Media Release: AFMA expands operations in Lakes Entrance

The Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) will expand its operations in Lakes Entrance, Victoria, from one to eight staff, to better meet its business and operational needs in Australia’s largest commercial fishing port.

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Media Release: Week-long celebration of sustainably sourced seafood

Taking place on 12 to 18 March, Australia’s first Sustainable Seafood Week is a new, week-long opportunity to celebrate Australia’s seafood industries and the well-managed, sustainable fisheries that supply our favourite fish and crustaceans.

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Media Release: Adelaide community projects get $3 million

Community projects in the Federal electorate of Adelaide, including initiatives for local job creation and supporting childhood learning, will receive more than $3 million in support from the Australian Government.

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Media Release: Port Adelaide community project to get $437,000

A project targeting local disadvantage being undertaken by Morella Community Centre has received $437,000 in funding support from the Australian Government.

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