Past Events & Projects

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Carl & Trudy Attended the Premier's Cabinet Christmas Evening.

On Monday 18th December Carl & Trudy flew to Brisbane to represent Bowen Gumlu Growers Association at a meet and greet with the Premier & Ministers at the Premier's Cabinet Christmas Evening. 
In the Premier's speech she indicated the friendship and love she has for the people of regional and rural Queensland and was kind enough to welcome Carl & Trudy personally. 
Whilst in attendance we spoke with many ministers and gave them an open invitation to visit the Whitsunday Region which was accepted with enthusiasm.

 
Hon Annastacia Palaszczuk MP
Premier & Minister for Trade   




 
Hon Mark Furner
Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries




Hon Jackie Trad
Deputy Premier, Treasurer Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships




Carl next trip will be to Japan in early 2018 to widen export relationships that Julia establish on her trip in late 2017.

End Of Season - Barefoot Bowls 2017

Our End of Season Barefoot Bowls was a great success, with many members & partners coming along to enjoy some fresh local prawns & a friendly game of barefoot bowls.  With a summary of the year presented by Carl, Julia and Cherry, the evening was a great way to finish up the year.





2017 SA Study Tour 

In February 2017, eight Bowen and Gumlu vegetable growers and agronomists embarked on a study tour to observe innovative farming systems and new technologies in South Australia. South Australia provides a unique opportunity to witness many different production systems and innovations

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