A communiqué may be issued at the end of working group or council meetings. It records the subjects discussed, declarations or statements on important matters and decisions reached in these meetings.
On the record
The department may issue additional statements on topics that generate high public interest.
The department distributes several newsletters to cover its diverse subject base–including the
Biosecurity Bulletin, which provides regular information about developments in Australian biosecurity.
Department of Agriculture and Water Resources videos
The department has developed a YouTube channel to make available any videos it produces. All
videos have text transcripts and audio-only options available.
The @DeptAgNews twitter account has been established as a channel to convey information to the media and others with an interest in the activities of the portfolio.
Media outlets can contact the media team by phone.
Phone: 02 6272 3232
International phone: +61 2 6272 3232
Members of the public and industry can contact us through our
general inquiry contact information.