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Welcome to the Bowen Gumlu Growers Association

Bowen is the largest winter vegetable growing region in Australia sending fruit and vegetables to domestic markets and exporting to international markets. Bowen Gumlu Growers Association (BGGA) is the first point of contact for growers and industry in the region.

BGGA provides support to growers in the areas of Research & Development, Market Access, Market Development, Workforce Development, Strategic Planning, Water Issues, Industrial Relations, Reef Rescue Plan, Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme, Horticulture Code of Conduct and more.

Our vision:

A strong and cohesive organisation that provides a voice for its members and works towards a sustainable future for growers and industry.

Our mission:

BGGA efficiently and effectively represents and promotes the members interests by providing beneficial services that support business sustainability through innovation, research & development, and business management as well as working towards solutions to industry issues for a strong and cohesive horticulture industry for the future.

BGGA works proactively with industry for a sustainable future.