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Wrong Tax, Wrong Time: Say no to the Windfall Gains Tax

Victoria’s new rezoning tax The Victorian Farmers Federation is opposed to the Victorian Government’s proposed windfall gains tax that was introduced into Parliament on 12 October 2021.  This tax couldn’t come at a worse time for regional Victoria. The VFF…

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VFF Camping facts sheet 2021

Riverside camping fact sheet

What you need to know about licensed river frontage camping in 2021 The Victorian Government is pursuing a policy to allow camping on Crown Land river frontage that are licensed by Victorian farmers. Under pressure from the VFF and other…

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Your Right to Repair

The VFF’s campaign for the right to repair farm machinery Barriers to the repair of farm machinery such as difficulty accessing parts and restrictions on using independent repairers are serious and long standing for Australian agriculture.  Farmers do not share…

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Protecting your rights: Fair river camping rules

The VFF’s campaign for fair river camping rules The VFF is encouraging members to have their say on the proposed river camping regulations to ensure the Government hears our message loud and clear. Farmers care for the rivers and the…

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Get Back on Track: Build Murray Basin Rail

Calling for Support The VFF is calling on the Victorian and Federal Governments to commit to fully funding the Murray Basin Rail Project as originally outlined in the 2015 business case, including the promised increases in Tonne Axle Load (TAL)…

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Fair Rates for Farmers

In 2020 the VFF wrote to all Local Government Councils seeking their acknowledgement of the rating inequity faced by Victorian farmers and to ensure that councils did not implement unfair rate increases for farmers. Despite our success with some councils…

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