Entries by Stephanie Ferdelja

Woolworths Dairy Innovation Fund closing 16th February 2021

The Woolworths Dairy Innovation Fund which opened 1 December 2020 providing grants to support on-farm improvements that deliver innovation, efficiency, greater resilience or enhanced sustainability, is due to close 16th February 2021.  Grants to farmers will fund new capital improvements or technology, and provide additional funds to help expand existing projects.   Click Here for eligibility details and to apply.  If you […]

Drought Communities Support Initiative (DCSI) closing soon

**St Vincents De Paul Round 2 grants close soon ** Just a reminder that grants that provide financial assistance of up to $3000 to farmers, farm workers, or suppliers/contractors close in April. You may be eligible if you have been impacted by the drought in the following parts of our region: Buloke Gannawarra Mildura Swan […]

James Goldsmith has moved on

After servicing our clients in the southern Mallee from Donald for two years, James Goldsmith has moved on from Rural Financial Counselling, finishing up 14th January 2021.  James says he found the role very rewarding, particularly the opportunity to assist farmers and rural small business.  James’ work-place had been the Skillinvest offices at 67 Woods […]

Marg McKenzie finishing Friday 18th September

Marg has made the decision to devote her full attention to her farm and home.  After a year as a valued team member, she’ll finish up on Friday 18/9/20.  Marg says she has really enjoyed working within our organisation and is especially grateful for the opportunity to assist farmers. We thank Marg for her contribution to […]

seeking expressions of interest – Senior Manager/Program Co-ordinator

SENIOR MANAGER/PROGRAM CO-ORDINATOR 12 Month Contract (1.0 FTE) Sunraysia Rural Counselling Service is seeking expressions of interest for a Senior Manager/Program Co-ordinator to join our team in Mildura. This is a new position that will ideally be able to assume responsibility for co-ordinating our Small Business Financial Counselling program and share responsibility for some key […]

Scott Sanders finishing Friday 18th September

After almost two years in the Rural Financial Counsellor role at Swan Hill Scott Sanders has decided to move on to expand his olive grove and agribusiness.  ‘Working with farmers in this role has been really rewarding and it’s been a privilege to work within such a highly valued service’ said Scott. In January 2019 […]