Australian Woolgrowers' and Graziers' Council

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Type of entity

Industry association

Authorized form of name

Australian Woolgrowers' and Graziers' Council

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Dates of existence

1960 - 1979


The Australian Woolgrowers' and Graziers' Council was formed in July 1960 following a merger between the Australian Woolgrowers' Council and the Graziers' Federal Council of Australia (which had previously been the Pastoralists' Federal Council of Australia). In 1979 the Australian Woolgrowers' and Graziers' Council merged with the Australian Wool and Meat Producers' Federation, the Australian Wheatgrowers' Federation, the Australian National Cattlemen's Council, the Cattlemen's Union of Australia, the Australian Seed Producers' Federation, the Australian Vegetable Growers' Association and the Australian Farmers' Federation to form the National Farmers' Federation.


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Functions, occupations and activities

Representation for farmers and graziers

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description 31 October 2012




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