2018 media releases

  1. Jillian Kilby on farm

    Regional entrepreneur joins Jobs for NSW Board

    9 November 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Regional engineer and international businesswoman Jillian Kilby has been appointed to the Board of the NSW Government-backed Jobs for NSW.

  2. Australian cherries in China.

    The cherry is finally on top in China

    9 November 2018
    Minister for Trade and Industry

    For the first time, Chinese consumers will be able to enjoy the freshest cherries from NSW orchards within four days of harvest.

  3. NSW Government logo

    First freehold conversion for Western lands

    9 November 2018
    Minister for Lands and Forestry

    Graziers Gerard and Denise O’Brien have secured freehold title on their 8500 hectare cattle and cropping property, Neirbo Plains, a first for Western Division.

  4. David Thodey speaking

    Jobs for NSW visits Broken Hill

    9 November 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The Board of Jobs for NSW is visiting Broken Hill today to meet with business leaders and discuss funding opportunities for regional businesses.

  5. NSW Government logo

    NSW sells and shines on the world's biggest stage in China

    6 November 2018
    Minister for Trade and Industry

    NSW companies are cashing in on the lucrative Chinese market, as the world’s largest trade show for imported products gets underway.

  6. NSW Government logo

    NSW strikes deal with China Eastern Airlines

    6 November 2018
    Minister for Tourism and Major Events

    NSW has struck its first Memorandum of Understanding with one of China’s largest airlines to boost tourism to Sydney and regional NSW.

  7. Humanitix team including founders Joshua Ross and Adam McCurdie.

    Changing the world one ticket at a time

    6 November 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Not-for-profit Humanitix is disrupting the billion dollar ticketing industry with a new social enterprise which donates 100% of booking fee profits to charity.

  8. Afterpay co-founder Nick Molnar wins 2018 Pearcey NSW ICT entrepreneur of the year award

    2 November 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The co-founder and CEO of NSW startup company AfterPay, Nick Molnar, has been named the winner of the 2018 NSW Pearcey Foundation ICT Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

  9. NSW Government logo

    Boom times for NSW apprentices and trainees

    1 November 2018
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills

    Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills John Barilaro has welcomed a new report revealing a continuing rise in people taking on apprenticeships and traineeships in the first half of 2018.

  10. Elisha Tan speaking

    International female tech leader to visit Sydney and Armidale

    31 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Singapore-based tech leader, Elisha Tan, will visit NSW in November to share her knowledge with startup communities in Sydney and regional NSW.