FDF: here’s a quick overview

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Vic Hub and the Future Drought Fund – it’s about foundations

 

The Vic Hub and FDF are not about providing government assistance when we’re in drought, it’s all about putting foundations in place for farmers and communities to draw upon so they can better manage through drought.

Like a quick overview? Check out the video below to see how the FDF is fundamentally important to the future of Australian regional communities.

Hear the Vic Hub’s Cam Nicholson’s view: “One of the beauties of the Future Drought Fund is that it has long-term intention.”

Wimmera Development Association’s Chris Sounness talks about how excited he is about this program because “the funding from the Federal Government, because it’s actually doing the preparation work, tackling it when we’ve got a chance to think about it, rather than actually under the pressure of trying to respond.”