NGIV Preferred Providers

At NGIV we believe in working with the best, from our partners to our members. We also have close working relationships with a host of organisations that we endorse as outstanding service providers for your business.

Safe Ag Systems

Safe Ag Systems offers a platform which brings information to the fingertips of workers and the business as it’s needed. Whether it’s access to Safe Work Procedures Policies or SDS’s, inducting workers and contractors, or managing maintenance or training records, Safe Ag Systems offers this and much more as a solution specific to agriculture and horticulture.

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EvergreenConnect is the leading nationwide online industry platform that ensures up to date plant sourcing and supply information is easily available to the entire Greenlife industry. They specialise in providing an efficient conduit of information between Production nurseries and their customers whilst providing efficiencies for both growers and customers in their everyday business operations.

Contact Mat Plummer to find out how Evergreen Connect can help your business - 0407 212 316 | [email protected]


Reinvent how you hire horticulture labour with Sidekicker offering Australia’s best pool of horticulture workers. They partner with Tafes and Universities to continuously recruit the best talent into their growing labour pool. They currently have 2,100 screened, experienced, and work-ready staff available for hire in a host of roles; Production assistant, Dispatch, Deflasking, Tissue culture, Mother stock, Potting, Sowing line, Machine operators, Admin assistants.
Contact them at [email protected] or 1800 882 694


MEGT will guide you through the process of selecting the appropriate training course (including Cert lll Horticulture) and claiming government incentives, including the Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements (BAC) wage subsidy, which provides eligible employers with a wage subsidy of up to 50% of the gross wages of an apprentice or trainee for up to 12 months – up to $28,000!

MEGT can also ensure that:
•             employers get the most from the Australian Apprenticeships program
•             staff are qualified and productive
•             industry skills shortages are reduced
•             ongoing support is offered for the life of each apprenticeship

All of which means you spend less time filling out forms and chasing payments, and more time focusing on your business. Call 13 6963, or visit

Gallagher Insurance 

At Gallagher we believe in the value of supporting the nursery and gardening industry through associations and partnerships, and we're proud of our 25 year long relationship with Nursery & Garden Industry Australia. We are very proud to be allied partners and the endorsed insurance broker for Nursery & Garden Victoria.

For an obligation free discussion, please feel free to get in touch with James Walker on 03 9412 1214 or at [email protected]

Farm Minder

Farm Minder is an innovative and powerful online system which manages and plans farm operations and facilitates compliance with all legal, OH&S and quality control requirements related to the storage of chemicals and the use of pesticides and animal health products.

- Receive a discount of 15% off the Farm Minder subscription price
- NIASA accredited businesses receive a discount of 30% off the Farm Minder subscription price

Phosyn Analytical

Phosyn Analytical, established in 2001, is an analytical laboratory that provide analysis of soil, plant tissue (including fruit, vegetables and grains) and water samples across the agricultural, horticultural, amenity and environmental sectors.

- NGIV members receive a 10% discount on all Phosyn services
- NIASA accredited businesses receive a 15% discount on all Phosyn services.

The Qantas Club

Nursery and Garden Industry Victoria is helping you feel welcome at over 130 lounges worldwide with The Qantas Club. By joining The Qantas Club under the Nursery and Garden Industry Victoria Corporate Scheme, you could enjoy a global network of Qantas Club and most associated lounges whenever you fly Qantas.


Elgas is Australia's largest marketer of LPG. With over 40 service centres around the country, Elgas ensures rapid supply and reliable delivery in virtually every area.

Smart Business Solutions

For accountancy advice SMART Business Solutions will provide a complimentary 30 minute phone call for NGIV members. To enquire, email Paul Cunningham - [email protected]


Receive a free four-hour business diagnostic from NGIV industry partner, Moshie – Enterprise coaching and development. Contact Bruce Yelland on 0412 241 801 | [email protected]

Prime Super

Prime Super offers straightforward superannuation solutions to empower you to grow, manage and protect your wealth and retirement income.