NGIQ is the Queensland state peak body representing the professional nursery industry;
• Production nurseries (also known as growers),
• Manufacturers & agents for allied products,
• Retail nurseries and garden centres.

Learn About Drought funding

New combined State and Federal government funding available to help improve your water supply options and reduce water usage. Be better prepared and minimise the impact of drought.

Green Expo

For the first time Green Expo will have an accommodation and event partner, The Island Hotel in Surfers Paradise. The Hotel will be a central hub for exhibitors and visitors, the location is central to restaurants and only a short drive to the Gold Coast Turf Club and Event Centre.

Upcoming Trade Days

Come along to experience an exceptional range of quality greenlife & allied products on display. Brisbane Trade Day is an ideal opportunity to meet the growers, talk directly to horticultural traders and enjoy breakfast with industry.

 Farm Business Resilience Program Update

You may have heard about the Farm Business Resilience program in relation to improving drought resilience, but the program encourages businesses to assess and address all the risks to their business, not just drought.

Green Expo

Green Expo  Gold Coast Turf Club

Site Visit – Plantmark Willawong

Plantmark Willawong Site Visit Time: TBC Venue: 40 King Ave, Willawong QLD 4110  

CEO Blog – Busier than ever but are you making money?

Everyone has been busy this last couple of years with increased production and sales. But have you had time to really consider your Return On Investment? I know people are in this business for many and varied reasons, but if you don’t make at least a small ROI then is...

CEO BLOG – Labour and Skills are a short term, and long term issue for our industry.

In the latest edition of Leaflet magazine going out to members there are two stories portraying Apprenticeship success stories in your industry. The Commonwealths 50% wage subsidy program has been extended twice but it looks like it will end on 30th June this year. To...

CEO BLOG – Disaster recovery takes longer than we think

Recovery takes longer than we think Nursery & Garden Industry Queensland (NGIQ) is working with production and retail nurseries to improve their preparedness and to build risk mitigation strategies to increase the rate of recovery and resilience of nursery...