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Senator the Hon Jonathon Duniam
Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries
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Bunnings' disappointing decision to ban Australian timber from VicForests to cost hundreds of jobs
2 July 2020
The decision by Bunnings to stop selling Australian timber sourced from VicForests is disappointing and wrong.
Joint media release: Climate solutions fund support for forestry jobs
2 July 2020
The Morrison Government is delivering on an election commitment to make it easier for plantation and farm forestry projects to generate carbon credits and access the $2 billion Climate Solutions Fund.
MORRISON GOVERNMENT TAKING ACTION TO SUPPORT FORESTRY INDUSTRY IN WAKE OF BUSHFIRES
30 June 2020
The impact of the bushfires on Australia’s forestry industry could be felt for decades, which is why the Morrison Government is taking action now.
Supporting the development of Regional Forestry Hubs in Gippsland, Victoria and Central West NSW
29 June 2020
The Morrison Government is providing a $2.2 million boost to Gippsland Victoria and Central West New South Wales forestry industries with the development of two new Regional Forestry Hubs (Hubs).
Future-Proofing & Securing Jobs in Australia’s Forestry Industry
23 June 2020
Australia’s forestry industry will be given a boost with two new initiatives injecting $50 million in assistance to secure jobs and future-proof the sector following the devastating bushfires this summer.
$4 million helping hand as fishers reel from COVID impact
20 June 2020
Australian seafood is the best in the world and as we map out the economy recovery post-pandemic, we are doing everything possible to help our fisheries industry.
Supporting the development of Regional Forestry Hubs in South-East Queensland and North Queensland
12 June 2020
The Queensland forestry industry is being boosted by a $2.2 million Morrison Government investment in Regional Forestry Hubs.
HomeBuilder lifeline for timber industry
5 June 2020
The Morrison Government’s $680 million HomeBuilder package is a lifeline for the timber industry across Australia, including right here in Tasmania.
Joint media release: Bridging the gap for Tasmanian exporters
20 May 2020
Tasmania’s seafood exporters and fresh food producers will have a new link to the world with additional freight flights connecting Hobart and Sydney taking to the skies from next Wednesday.
Recreational Fishers to Continue to enjoy Southern Bluefin Tuna fishing
14 May 2020
Australian recreational fishers can continue to enjoy southern Bluefin tuna (SBT) fishing into the future, just as they are today, following preliminary results from a world leading scientific survey.