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  • COVID-Safe information for horticulture businesses

    01 September 2021

    As Victoria responds to a large number of coronavirus cases, both in metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria, please consider if there are more actions your business could take to reduce the risk of COVID-19. Read more ...

  • September Trade Day cancelled

    31 August 2021

    It is with regret that our September Trade Day is cancelled due to today's announcement from the Victorian government that Victoria's lockdown has been extended. Read more ...

  • NGIV Board nominations

    25 August 2021

    The 117th Annual General Meeting of Nursery & Garden Industry Victoria (NGIV) will be held online on Thursday 21st October 2021. Nominations are now being called to fill vacancies on the NGIV Board of Directors. In total there are four vacancies. Read more ...

  • Financial support for Victorian businesses

    12 August 2021

    There are a number of funding opportunities to support businesses affected by COVID-19. Further hardship funds will be made available to eligible businesses that do not qualify for existing programs. Read more ...

  • Lockdown lifted across Victoria

    26 July 2021

    Following a reduction in community transmission of coronavirus in Victoria, Victoria’s Chief Health Officer has advised that the lockdown will be lifted state-wide from 11.59pm 27 July 2021. Here's what it means for our members. Read more ...

  • Cash Support For Victorian Businesses and Workers During Lockdown

    20 July 2021

    The Victorian Government have announced they will provide new cash grants for businesses and workers affected by the latest lockdown. Read more ...

  • Confidential Safety Assessment for Full NGIV Members

    06 July 2021

    To gain an understanding of what our members are doing well, and to identify areas where we can improve, NGIV are asking for 5 minutes of your time to complete a Confidential Safety Assessment. The Assessment has been created by Safe Ag Systems, Read more ...

  • Storm damage checklist and support

    09 June 2021

    In the past 48 hours, Victoria experienced sustained storms with winds over 100 km/h. We have been made aware that some of our members were impacted.   NGIV are reaching out to our members to understand if your business sustained any significant d Read more ...

  • Plant Pot Recycling Bins

    09 June 2021

    Garden City Plastics, Polymer Processors and Norwood, have joined forces to help consumers, retailers and growers, to recycle their PP5 plastic pots, punnets, carry trays and plant labels. They’ve provided a host of wholesale growers with plant po Read more ...

  • Latest COVID-19 financial support

    09 June 2021

    The Business Costs Assistance Program and the Temporary COVID Disaster Payment, are both open for applications, and may provide financial assistance to your business/employees. Read more ...