Rural Business Tasmania strongly believes that through proactive support, greater productivity can be achieved. Through proactively resourcing and supporting businesses to build capacity, greater economic growth can be attained. Rural Business Tasmania believes that through increasing business resilience a business is better able to manage the risks.

Rural Business Tasmania is committed to assisting the State Government achieve its target of increasing the value of Tasmania’s agricultural sector to $10 billion a year by 2050. To do so, we need to ensure our farmers are given every opportunity to learn, grow and achieve which are the principles for the Cultivating Rural Excellence program. Rural Business Tasmania’s Cultivating Rural Excellence Online program provides proactive holistic support to manage complex multi-commodity and agricultural enterprises. We also look to use the valuable resource that exists in industry specialist who are willing and able to be of beneficial support to those in the program through mentoring and coaching.


Want to learn more about the Program, what is in the syllabus and the associated costs?

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Would you be interested in becoming a sponsor of the Cultivating Rural Excellence Program?

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Want to speak with someone?

For more information or any questions regarding the Program, Sponsorship or the application process, please contact:

Sam Wedgwood: or

Erin Hughes:


Please also feel free to fill out the application form and email it to one of the above contacts, or post it to:

Rural Business Tasmania

CRE Program

62 York Street (PO Box 322)

Launceston TAS 7250