2018 media releases

  1. Marian McGann, app founder

    Sheep counting app helps farmers sleep better

    16 August 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Central West farmer Marian McGann is helping farmers sleep better at night by developing an app that counts and records their stock numbers while they’re out in the paddock.

  2. IPC scorecard cover

    New scorecard measures NSW performance

    16 August 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The NSW Government has developed a first-of-its-kind report to measure the state's innovation and productivity performance.

  3. NSW Government logo

    NSW Businesses get grants to expand for the NDIS

    16 August 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Deputy Secretary Skills & Economic Development congratulated 10 businesses who received Business Acceleration Grants part of the Disability Sector Scale-Up program.

  4. Nicole Cook, the new CEO Jobs for NSW.

    New CEO for Jobs for NSW

    14 August 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Nicole Cook, Managing Director at global talent management company PeopleScout, has been appointed as the new CEO of Jobs for NSW, effective 3 September.

  5. Tess van der Rijt Private Patient Connect CEO and Founder

    New tech connects patients and specialists

    13 August 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Patients can now connect directly with specialists and exchange information before consultation thanks to new technology developed with support from the government.

  6. NSW Government logo

    Business confidence soars in Regional NSW

    9 August 2018
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW, Small Business and Skills

    The confidence of small and medium sized businesses in regional NSW is soaring with the latest Sensis Business Index revealing a 20-point jump in confidence.

  7. NSW Government logo

    Snowy River high-flows to commence in August

    8 August 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The first of five planned high-flow environmental water releases to the iconic Snowy River will commence in late August.

  8. NSW Government logo

    Happy birthday to NSW horses

    1 August 2018
    Minister for Racing

    Minister for Racing Paul Toole today wished NSW thoroughbred horses a happy birthday as the industry gears up for an exciting spring racing season.

  9. 2018 NSW Fine Food exhibitors

    Delicious dozen on menu for Fine Food

    31 July 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Minister for Trade & Industry announced a dozen producers gearing up to fly the NSW flag at the Southern Hemisphere’s largest food industry trade expo.

  10. NSW Government logo

    Space start-ups to blast off for US bootcamp

    31 July 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Ten NSW space start-up companies will be launched into an intensive bootcamp learning experience in the United States with the support of the NSW Government.