National Policy Group (Northern Region)


Are you a GrainGrowers member who is keen to be a part of developing a more profitable and sustainable Australian grains industry?

Apply as a Northern Region representative on the National Policy Group (NPG).

The NPG determines GrainGrowers’ policy positions and it’s an opportunity to represent the views of growers in your areas on national issues affecting the industry.

If you have any questions about the application process, email

Applications are open now until 12PM (AEDT) Monday 18 October 2021.


About the National Policy Group

• NPG members are appointed for a three-year term, with the option to nominate for a second term;

• NPG meets 3-4 times a year in person at locations across Australia with some additional teleconferences;

• GrainGrowers covers transport and accommodation costs for NPG members and provides a sitting fee to cover the cost of being away from your farming operations;

• NPG members are encouraged to connect with growers from their region to ensure they are across major issues impacting grain farming businesses;

• A constructive and collaborative approach to developing national policy solutions is essential;

• You must be a member of GrainGrowers to apply;

• You must be in the business of grain production in the Northern Region
(part of NSW and Queensland).

Meet the Current NPG >>