An Australian Government Initiative

Regional Development Australia

North Asia Free Trade Agreements Information Seminars

18 March 2016

For the information of RDA Committees and their stakeholders

Austrade and the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) are holding free Information Seminars across Victoria and New South Wales to inform businesses of the opportunities available from Australia's recently signed North Asia Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) with Korea (KAFTA), Japan (JAEPA), and China (ChAFTA).

These interactive sessions will give participants an opportunity to hear directly from officials from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Austrade and other government agencies, on the practical benefits that they may be able to realise from the FTAs.

Upcoming seminars:

  • Lilydale, VIC (21 March 2016)
  • Wollongong, NSW (22 March 2016)
  • Tullamarine, VIC (23 March 2016)
  • Newcastle, NSW on (31 March 2016
  • Mornington Peninsula, VIC (14 April 2016)
  • Nowra, NSW (18 April 2016)

Additional seminars will be added in upcoming weeks.

For more information and to register, please visit the Austrade website.

In addition, Austrade and DFAT are looking to engage directly with RDA Committees about opportunities to arrange further information sessions and events with RDAs. If you would like to arrange an event please contact Jennifer Mason, Director of the FTA Outreach Unit at DFAT, on 02 6261 1809 or