What is available for farmers in the Narromine Shire? Council is offering drought relief household water for eligible farmers. Farmers can also apply, through the hardship policy, to defer rate
There are a number of local organisations offering drought assistance
- CWA Narromine – 6889 1940
- CWA Trangie - 6888 7287
- Vinnies Drought Funding - $3000
What can you do to help support farmers in the region? Your support is greatly appreciated, should you wish to help you can contact the local organisations providing assistance and assist where possible. Alternatively, if you would like to support local businesses you can purchase gift vouchers from local shop owners and distribute to farmers through the local contacts.
What other support is available? Council has linked to the NSW Farmers Association website who have launched a page to provide service information, links to assistance and services to individuals and families conducting, directly or indirectly, primary production businesses, who are being impacted by drought conditions in NSW.
Other available links
- Aussie Helpers
- CWA of NSW
- Department of Primary Industries - Drought Hub
- Centre for Rural and Remote Mental Health
- Heavy vehicle registration for farmers
- Vinnies Drought Funding