FIA – 1 year on

FIA – 1 year on 

  • Advocated for
    • Country of Origin Labelling to become mandatory for cut flowers 
    • More uptake of Australian-grown flowers 
    • More sustainable practices 
    • Stricter biosecurity measures 
    • Florists to stay open during lockdowns 
  • Submission to COOL
  • Submission to Pest Risk Analysis 2+3
  • Met with: 
      • Federal Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud 
      • Office of the Federal Minister for Industry Christian Porter 
      • Federal Department of Agriculture 
      • Federal Department of Industry 
      • Chief Scientist
      • Michael McCormack’s office  
      • Karen Andrews’office 
  • Gained 150 members, including florists, growers, wholesalers and industry partners 
  • Gained over 2,500 social media followers / online community

Looking forward 

  • Online events 
  • Discussion papers, research and submissions 
  • Federal, state and private sector engagement