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Farmers' Forum - 27 February 2020

  • Consultation
  • Free
27th Feb 2020 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Owen Town Hall

A new round of community engagement will begin in February as Wakefield Regional Council’s strategic plan for the coming 10 years continues to take shape.

Farmers, businesses and the community more broadly will be able to have a say on the vision and direction for the region, with a number of forums and an online survey planned for the coming weeks.

We'd really appreciate RSVPs so we can ensure we have enough helpers for the event. Click the link below to register your attendance, alternatively you can phone the Council Office on 8862 0800 or email


Wakefield 2030 forums (Feb-April):

Farmers' Forums

Thursday 27 February 202012pm - 4pm Owen Town HallFarmers' Forum
Tuesday 3 March 202012pm - 4pm Blyth Town HallFarmers' Forum

To seek ideas from our farming community about what they’d like to see as Council’s focus in the coming years. Session will also include a guest speaker and an information session on the region’s road network.

Traders' Forums

Thursday 12 March 20206-8pmPhil Barry ChamberTraders' Forum

For smaller businesses to share their thoughts for Wakefield 2030.

Community Forums

Tuesday 17 March 20206-8pmRalli Park
Community Forum 
Tuesday 31 March 20206-8pmBlyth Town HallCommunity Forum 

These forums will invite the Wakefield community to discuss and test key themes emerging from the feedback so far. Participants will be able to move between the focus areas to have a say on the areas that matter the most to them.

Other Forums coming up ...

March - April 2020'Your Say' online survey More information to come
17-24 April (Youth Week SA) 2020Youth Forums More information to come