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Address by CSIRO CEO Dr Larry Marshall

The National Rural Press Club in partnership with the National Press Club is proud to present a not-to-be-missed address by CSIRO’s Chief Executive Officer Dr Larry Marshall. When: Tuesday 24 August 2021 Time: Arrival 11:30am, Lunch served 12pm, Address commences 12:30pm, Concludes 1:30pm Where: National Press Club, 16 National Circuit, Barton ACT 2600 Tickets: Purchase… Continue reading Address by CSIRO CEO Dr Larry Marshall

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Regionalisation – the time is now

The National Rural Press Club with the National Press Club is proud to present Regionalisation – the time is now, a special panel event on Tuesday 23 February with National Farmers’ Federation, CEO Tony Mahar, Business Council of Australia, CEO Jennifer Westacott and Council of Small Business Organisations of Australia, CEO Peter Strong. Regional Australia… Continue reading Regionalisation – the time is now

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Celebrating the best in rural journalism after a tough year

The stellar achievements of Australia’s premier rural and regional journalists in a tough year were celebrated last night with the National Rural Press Club’s 2020 Excellence in Rural Journalism Awards. Held at the National Press Club of Australia in Canberra, a range of awards were presented including the Westpac Best News Story Award, Animal Medicines… Continue reading Celebrating the best in rural journalism after a tough year

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Book now!! 2020 Excellence in Rural Journalism Awards

Members and guests are invited to the NRPC’s 2020 Excellence in Rural Journalism Awards. The Awards recognise NRPC members who are leaders in Australia’s rural media sector. Winners of these awards will be eligible to qualify for the Australian Council for Agricultural Journalists professional awards. See the 2019 NRPC winners here When: Tuesday 1 December… Continue reading Book now!! 2020 Excellence in Rural Journalism Awards

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New Rural Health Commissioner makes bush maternity care a priority

On Tuesday the NRPC hosted an address by newly-appointed Rural Health Commissioner, Professor Ruth Stewart at the National Press Club in Canberra. To coincide with World Prematurity Day, Professor Stewart presented the stark statistics surrounding the rate of premature births in remote, rural and regional Australia and the correlation between the closure of many bush… Continue reading New Rural Health Commissioner makes bush maternity care a priority