Financial Counsellor Welcome Return

We are pleased to welcome back Peter Pauwels, our Rural Financial Counsellor servicing East and West Gippsland regions. Peter has been a Rural Financial Counsellor for over 8 years in both Victoria and Queensland.

With extensive business consulting experiences, nationally and internationally, Peter brings significant exposure and working knowledge of a variety of rural businesses and product supply enterprises, with […]

Financial Counsellor Welcome Return 2018-12-07T06:31:29+10:00

Support for Rural Businesses

We are now extending our services to non-agricultral rural small businesses throughout the drought affected areas of Gippsland thanks to funding recently announced by the State Government.

An additional Financial Counsellor will be appointed shortly to commence engagement with business owners to provide immediate assistance and help plan a path forward to build long-term resilience.

Interested businesses […]

Support for Rural Businesses 2018-10-29T18:21:17+10:00

We Are Coming To You

We are on the bus with Centrelink’s Mobile Service to assist drought-affected farmers with the expanded Farm Household Allowance.

We will be in various townships throughout Gippsland in November & December 2018.

Click here to view our schedule

Contact us for more information via email or […]

We Are Coming To You 2018-10-01T11:21:06+10:00

2 New Counsellors appointed

We are pleased to announce the appointment of 2 new Financial Counsellors to the Gippsland team.

Christos Iliopoulos and Sarah Bardsley.

Christos will be based in Maffra, servicing the whole Gippsland region 3 days per week.  He brings extensive experience in commerce; local government; community health and education, and a significant background in business management, consulting, teaching, disability […]

2 New Counsellors appointed 2018-04-13T12:15:21+10:00

New Board member for RFCSV-G

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs. Clare Adams to our Board.

Clare is a resident of Sale and brings extensive experience within financial services, banking and employment industries, as well as board appointments within the education and aged care sectors.  Clare has specific expertise in finance and audit.
Clare is highly involved in her community, […]

New Board member for RFCSV-G 2018-03-21T09:08:08+10:00

Thank You Lions Club & Need for Feed

The annual Lions Club Need for Feed Hay Run was held on Australia Day, assisting farmers in East Gippsland with Fodder, Food Hampers, Pet Food and Fuel Vouchers.
Our team was on the ground assisting our farming families receive some much needed relief.

We sincerely thank the Lions Group with Aussie Helpers […]

Thank You Lions Club & Need for Feed 2018-02-27T13:46:34+10:00

Managing Dairy Farming – Volatility & Risk Workshops

Agriculture Victoria are holding a 2 day workshop over 2 weeks in Yarram and Maffra.

These workshops will help Dairy Farmers, Share Farmers and employees create clear plans to manage their key risks including the impact of climate variability.

To register your interest or further information please contact :
Yarram – David Shambrook 0427 350 928
Maffra – Maria […]

Managing Dairy Farming – Volatility & Risk Workshops 2018-01-13T16:15:10+10:00


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