North Queensland Regional Forum

The exciting agenda for the North Queensland Regional Forum has been finalised.

Come and join us in Atherton for an industry update, a look at the current and future pest threats to the industry, new phenological cycle information, hear about the limiting factors for fruit set and methods being investigated to better manage fruit abscission.

These will be COVID-19 compliant and safe events and numbers will be limited to the COVID capacity of the venues. You MUST RSVP to attend the event. If you are feeling unwell on the day, please stay home.

Date: Wednesday August 25, 2021
Time: 8:30am – 3:00pm
Main topic: Flowering and Pollination.
Agenda: Click here!
Location: Atherton Hotel “The Stump”, 90 Main Street QLD 4883
Orchard walk: Rock Ridge Farm – 4233 Gillies Range Rd, Yungaburra. (about 1km east of the Yungaburra township).


More information:
Avocados Australia Industry Development Manager Liz Singh, 0499 854 111 or (Mon-Thurs 9am-3pm)
DAF: Bridie Carr,

This event is part of the strategic levy investment project, Avocado industry development and extension (AV17005), part of the Hort Innovation Avocado Fund. This project has been funded by Hort Innovation, using the Hort Innovation avocado research and development levy, co-investment from the Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, and contributions from the Australian Government. Hort Innovation is the grower-owned, not-for-profit research and development corporation for Australian horticulture.


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3:00 pm Start (Arrive 8:30 am)25/08/2021 (Date Past)


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