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Dairy NSW region-specific support information, including local support services, fact sheets and government assistance.

Support for Dairy NSW farmers 

Rural Resilience

Building resilience is a process that can help you manage the difficult times and get the most out of dairy life. The Rural Resilience Program provides a number of programs and tools to build resilience, based across the state. 

Mental Health

The Glovebox Guide to Mental Health provides a useful tool for farmers to address mental health issues and promote mental fitness. The guide includes strategies for managing mental health challenges and support services available in NSW.

Physical Activity for Health & Happiness

Keeping physical healthy is just as important as maintaining our mental health. In fact, maintaining good physical and mental health goes hand in hand with improved overall well-being.

How Are You Going???

Take the time to stop and check how you and your peers are going. This quick infographic is a very useful tool to help identify when support may be needed.

Government and Financial Assistance

Rural Financial Counsellors in your area provide free services; helping you identify and assess your business and family's financial options. They also provide help in completing forms and applications for Government assistance. Review their services and book a local counsellor at Rural Financial Counsellors Service.

The Australian Government provides a number of measures to support farmers through difficult periods, review the different Government services, programs and assistance measures

Major Initiatives

Focus Farms

Dairy Australia has established a network of Focus Farms to support farmer decision making. Find out how Focus Farms looks at the factors impacting decisions at any point in time, including seasonal and market conditions.


DataGene is an independent and industry-owned organisation responsible for driving genetic gain and herd improvement in the Australian dairy industry and is an initiative of Dairy Australia and industry.

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