2025 Northern Australia Food Futures Conference

Northern Australia Food Futures Conference

Darwin, NT | 8-9 April 2025

The Northern Australia Food Futures Conference is Australia’s leading conference
on agricultural development in the North. 

The conference is integral in driving expansion in the north and places northern agriculture on the national agenda. Investors, politicians, industry and community stakeholders from around Australia and the world attend the Conference to explore agricultural opportunities in the north.

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Welcome to the 6th Northern Australia Food Futures Conference, the leading industry event dedicated to advancing agriculture, horticulture, forestry, and fodder across northern Australia. Scheduled for 8 - 9 April 2025 in Darwin, this biennial conference is proudly presented by the NT Farmers Association in collaboration with AgForce Queensland (AgForce), Ord River District Co-operative (ORDCO), and Kimberley Pilbara Cattlemen’s Association (KPCA).

Our theme for 2025, 'Innovative Agribusiness in Northern Australia: Nurturing Natural Assets for Future Growth,' focuses on developing new and creative approaches to agriculture in the northern region of Australia. This conference will bring together industry leaders, researchers, and policymakers to discuss cutting-edge strategies for responsible agriculture in the unique environment of Northern Australia, emphasising the importance of preserving and enhancing our natural resources for responsible development and prosperity for future generations.

Join us for an enriching two-day experience featuring:

  • Over 50 national and international speakers from industry, research, government, and the private sector, including passionate producers from Queensland, Western Australia, and the Northern Territory.
  • Comprehensive coverage of both established and emerging agricultural sectors.
  • Engaging workshops, keynote, and plenary sessions.
  • ‘Taste of the Territory’ Cocktail Event.
  • Ancillary Events

The Northern Australia Food Futures Conference serves as a pivotal platform uniting industry leaders and stakeholders from across northern Australia. Our attendees include farmers, State and Federal Ministers, government agencies, private sector companies, investors, traditional landowners, environmental experts, and scientists—all coming together to shape the future of agriculture in the Northern Territory, as well as the northern regions of Western Australia and Queensland.

Whether you have a vested interest in agricultural development or seek to forge new partnerships and explore innovative solutions, the Northern Australia Food Futures Conference is an essential event for fostering growth and collaboration in our vibrant industry.

We look forward to welcoming you to Darwin for an inspiring and transformative conference.