Organic farming advisory services

Organics in NSW DPI

Recognising the opportunity to assist with industry development and meeting the needs of new entrants to the industry, NSW Government is supporting the development of an organic industry within NSW for the benefit of producers and consumers. This will lead to more opportunities for producers, in both the domestic and global market place.

NSW DPI contacts

Robyn Neeson, Development Officer, Organic Farming
Berry District Office, PO Box 63, Berry NSW 2535
Phone: 02 4464 6003
Fax: 02 4464 2113
Mobile: 0427 401 462
Email: robyn.neeson@dpi.nsw.gov.au

Industry contacts

AQIS-accredited organisations. As at June 2014, there were six industry organisations accredited with AQIS to certify organic produce:
AUS-QUAL Limited (AUSQUAL)
PO Box 3403, Tingalpa DC QLD 4173
Phone: 1800 630 890
Fax: 07 3361 9222
Website: www.ausqual.com.au

Australian Certified Organic
PO BOX 810. Nundah QLD 4012
Phone: 07 3350 5706
Fax: 07 3350 5996
Website: www.aco.net.au

Bio-Dynamic Research Institute
Powelltown VIC 3797
Phone: 03 5966 7333
Fax: 03 5966 7433

National Association for Sustainable Agriculture (Australia) Ltd
PO Box 768, Stirling SA 5152
Phone: 08 8370 8455
Fax: 08 8370 8381
Website: www.nasaa.com.au

Organic Food Chain
PO Box 2390, Toowoomba QLD 4350
Phone: 07 4638 5682
Fax: 07 4638 5782
Website: www.organicfoodchain.com.au

Tasmanian Organic-dynamic Producers
PO Box 13, Campbell Town TAS 7210
Phone: 03 6381 2004
Fax: 03 6381 2008
Website www.tasorganicdynamic.com.au

Other contacts

Australia (Peak Body)

Organic Federation of Australia
GPO Box 787, Brisbane QLD 4001
Email: chair@ofa.org.au
Website: www.ofa.org.au

New South Wales

Biodynamic AgriCulture Australia Inc.
PO Box 54, Bellingen NSW 2454
Phone: 02 6655 0566
Fax: 02 6655 0565
Email: bdoffice@biodynamics.net.au
Website: www.biodynamics.net.au

Sapphire Coast Producers Association
PO Box 1054, Bega NSW 2550
Fax: 02 6492 7306
Website: www.scpa.org.au/

Tweed Richmond Organic Producers Organisation (TROPO)
Email: info@tropo.org.au
Website: www.tropo.org.au/

ACT

Canberra Organic Growers Society Inc.(COGS)
PO Box 347, Dickson ACT 2601
Email: info@cogs.asn.au
Website: www.cogs.asn.au