The Australian Government announced on 3 May 2013, that all
State and Territory Governments had agreed on major changes to national
drought policy, to come into effect from 1 July
Visit the DPIPWE
website for more information on the ways that national drought policy
will be implemented in Tasmania.
The FarmPoint website has links to other Government agencies,
research institutions, etc, that may be relevant to Tasmanian farmers
facing extreme climatic events, including drought.