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  • NGIV Horticultural Awards Night celebrates industry achievements

    03 June 2022

    On 28 May 2022, over 120 NGIV members, partners and distinguished guests, joined us at Park Hyatt Hotel for a wonderful evening in celebration of Victoria's horticulture industry. Read more ...

  • NGIV and University of Melbourne launch urban greening event

    10 March 2022

    New in 2022 is Greening Cities proudly supported by Flemings Nurseries, a leading forum for urban greening professionals committed to reimagining our urban landscapes and making it happen; from current best practice to disruptive horticultural ideas. Read more ...

  • Vale Frank Mitchell

    23 February 2022

    It is with a heavy heart that we share the news of the passing of Frank Mitchell, owner of Pinewood Quality Nursery. Read more ...

  • NGIV’s Government Policy Priorities

    01 February 2022

    We have refreshed our Government Policy Priorities which will guide our advocacy and promotion of Victoria’s horticulture industry to Local and State Government into the future. Read more ...

  • Seasonal Workforce Industry Support Program delivers for our industry

    01 February 2022

    An evaluation of NGIV's involvement in Agriculture Victoria’s Seasonal Workforce Industry Support Program (SWISP). Set up to fund peak industry bodies and organisations to strengthen and boost Victoria’s seasonal horticulture workforce. Read more ...

  • Remaining restrictions lifted as Victoria reaches Phase D of the National Plan

    17 November 2021

    With Victoria set to hit the 90 per cent double dose milestone for eligible people in the coming days, the Victorian Government has announced nearly all remaining restrictions will be lifted statewide for fully vaccinated people from 11:59pm, Thursda Read more ...

  • NGIV’s 117th Annual General Meeting

    27 October 2021

    Thanks to all those who joined our 117th Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday 21 October 2021. The AGM was held online and provided an opportunity to give attendees a report on NGIV’s performance and achievements over 2020/21. Read more ...

  • Vaccination requirement for authorised workers

    03 October 2021

    The Victorian Government has announced mandatory vaccination requirements for all authorised providers and authorised workers who are not working from home. Read more ...

  • Agriculture Resilience and Recovery Program

    03 October 2021

    Minister for Agriculture, Mary-Anne Thomas MP, visited NGIV member Mt William Advanced Tree Nursery today to announce a $5.3 million Agriculture Resilience and Recovery Program targeting businesses in rural and regional Victoria. Read more ...

  • COVID-Safe practices for your horticultural business

    22 September 2021

    On Thursday 23 September, over 50 NGIV members joined our webinar to hear from Dr John Parkes, on COVID-Safe practices for horticultural businesses. Read more ...