Minister for Agriculture, Drought and Emergency Management, David Littleproud, has launched 8 Drought Resilience Adoption and Innovation Hubs across Australia.

The Hubs are part of the Australian Government’s $5 billion Future Drought Fund.

The Hubs will be shopfronts where farmers, agribusinesses and communities can connect with drought resilience expertise, and contribute to the development of new technologies and practices.

The 8 Adoption and Innovation Hubs are:

Each Hub will service a broad area and will respond to the needs and opportunities in their region. A hub and spoke model will see drought resilience shopfronts across every region. See the location of the Hubs and nodes in your region.

The Drought Resilience Adoption and Innovation Hubs launch is an important part of the Government’s Drought Response, Resilience and Preparedness Plan.