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  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • June Trade Day Cancelled

    06 June 2021

    It is with regret that our June Trade Day is cancelled due to the recent rise in positive COVID cases in Metropolitan Melbourne. The NGIV Board have made the final decision; which was unanimously supported by the Trade Day Committee, the NGIV team an Read more ...

  • Business Costs Assistance Program - open now

    03 June 2021

    The Victorian Government’s $371 million Business Costs Assistance Program Round Two will assist eligible small to medium businesses (regional and metropolitan) most affected by the restrictions announced on Thursday 27 May 2021 and extended beyond Th Read more ...

  • Victoria's lockdown restrictions explained

    26 May 2021

    Victoria has imposed a seven-day “circuit-breaker lockdown” in response to a growing Covid cluster in Melbourne’s northern suburbs, in a bid to minimise movement and interactions. From 11.59pm Thursday, 27 May until 11.59pm Thursday 3 June, the follo Read more ...

  • EOI for NGIV Quarterly Showcase and Trade Day Stand Holders

    12 May 2021

    NGIV are seeking expressions of interest from stand holders for NGIV's Trade Day and Showcase events at KCC Park. Read more ...