Farm Business Assistance for Dairy Farmers

The Victorian Government is offering a Farm Business Assistance program for eligible dairy farmers providing a one-off support payment of $2,500. The assistance is available to: Northern and North-West Victoria dairy farmers that are Farm…

On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme

The On-Farm Emergency Water Infrastructure Rebate Scheme is now available to assist farmers impacted by drought and dry seasonal conditions invest in urgently needed on-farm water infrastructure that addresses animal welfare needs. The Scheme…

On-Farm Drought Infrastructure Support Grants have been extended

The On-Farm Drought Infrastructure Support Grants have been extended. Grants of up to $5,000 are available to eligible farm businesses in Northern and North West Victoria to implement on-farm infrastructure that improves drought management…

Mobile Service Centre to visit Kyneton

The DHS Mobile Service Centre will be visiting Kyneton, near the Town Hall, Mollison Street on Thursday 21 February, from 9.00am until 3.00pm. Staff at the DHS Mobile Service Centre can help you with: new claims for most Centrelink…

On-Farm Drought Infrastructure Support Grants closing soon

The On-Farm Drought Infrastructure Support Grants of up to $5,000 close soon - when the funding is fully allocated. If you are putting in an application Rural Finance have recommended to get it in as soon as possible, and to email your application…

Introducing New Rural Financial Counsellor - Scott Sanders

It's with pleasure we announce Scott Sanders was appointed in the role of Rural Financial Counsellor and commenced Tuesday 29 January 2019.  Scott has worked most recently consulting to the olive industry and formerly with large olive, horticultural…

Introducing New Rural Financial Counsellor - James Goldsmith

On 21 January 2019 we welcomed James Goldsmith to our team as a Rural Financial Counsellor.  James is a Donald local with a background in farming, small business and more recently, economic development with Buloke Shire Council.  James has…

John Sheehy calls it a day

After five years working with farmers and rural small business as a Rural Financial Counsellor John Sheehy has elected to retire.  He finishes up Friday 1st February 2019. We thank John for the large contribution he's made to his clients…

MOBILE SERVICE CENTRE VISITING KYNETON : FEB 21

  The Mobile Service Centre will be in Kyneton on Thursday 21st February. On board, Centrelink staff can assist with Centrelink and Medicare payments and services. Our Rural Financial Counsellors wont be joining the bus this trip…

CHRISTMAS CLOSURE

During the Christmas period, our offices will close from 2.00pm Friday 21 December and reopen on Wednesday 2 January 2019. The Board and staff of SunRCS wishes you a Merry Christmas and a safe and relaxing festive season. We look forward…