Current dry seasons support programs

Preparing for dry seasonal conditions

The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments provide a range of support to farm businesses on an ongoing basis so that farmers can prepare for and manage their business during and after drought and dry seasonal conditions:

Support is also available through:

  • The Working for Victoria program provides opportunities for off-farm employment across other parts of Victoria.
  • Mental and physical health health support is provided through local community mental health services and private providers as well as the National Centre for Farmer Health program.

The Victorian and Commonwealth Governments also provide a range of support to farm businesses on an ongoing basis so that farmers can prepare for and manage their business during drought and dry season conditions:

Farmer workshops

Farm management information and decision-making support is currently being delivered online. Visit the Agriculture Victoria events page for details.

Contact us

If you have specific questions for Agriculture Victoria staff or wish to provide feedback directly to us:

Page last updated: 04 Mar 2021