Rural Services

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For information about government assistance available for farmers and small business contact:

John Watson
Business Development Officer
Ararat Rural City Council
Phone: (03) 5355 02250
Mobile: 0407 043 503

For more information on locusts or to report a locust outbreak please contact the Department of Primary Industries (DPI) on 1300 135 551 or go to

To sign up for SMS and email updates regarding locust plagues please visit the Department of Pirmary Industries website.