Op-Ed, Leader of The Nationals Peter Walsh

The illegal and intimidating actions of law-breaking activists are closing down farm businesses and forcing hard-working farm families off the land. Yarragon’s popular Gippy Goat Café closed its doors after multiple break-ins, livestock theft and constant harassment. And in recent weeks, a free-range poultry farmer revealed their family had “lost the love of farming” and…

Royal Commission into Mental Health

Regional communities won’t be afforded equal access to give evidence in the Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System, with just one hearing to be held outside of Melbourne. We know there are significant gaps in access to support for rural and regional Victorians, with many people stuck on waitlists for months or forced to…