Month: November 2019

November 21, 2019 Sharon Purcell

MEDIA RELEASE Thursday, 21 November 2019 ASSISTANCE FOR FIRE AFFECTED FARMERS CAPTION: Chair of the Rural Financial Counselling Service Southern Queensland, Karen Tully said the Category B announcement was welcomed by primary producers. ASSISTANCE FOR FIRE AFFECTED FARMERS BUSHFIRE devastated farmers are urged to apply for concessional disaster loans and freight subsidies from the Disaster…

November 18, 2019 Sharon Purcell

Friday, 15th November, 2019 MEDIA RELEASE Supporting Farmers in Drought and Experiencing Financial HardshipRural Financial Counselling Service Southern Queensland, Chair Mrs Karen Tully, welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Agriculture, The Hon. Bridget McKenzie, confirming the successful passage of the Farm Household Support Amendment (Relief Measures). “The Farm Household Allowance Income Support will now…

November 14, 2019 Sharon Purcell

Thursday, 14 November 2019 MEDIA RELEASE FARMERS are urged to apply for concessional disaster loans from the Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority (QRIDA) to assist the recovery process after bushfires in the Yeppoon and Tewantin regions. Rural Financial Counselling Service, CEO, Jenny Whip said rural producers could apply for an Individual Disaster Stricken Property…

November 14, 2019 Sharon Purcell

Thursday, 14 November 2019 MEDIA RELEASE ROMA TO HOST RURAL AGM Image Caption: ROMA businesses will be the winners when the Rural Financial Counselling Service holds its Southern Queensland AGM in town next week. Pictured are (L to R) Counsellor, Vicki Beitz, CEO, Jenny Whip and Counsellor, Nathan Wichlacz. ROMA is set to host the…