Agribusiness Leadership Program

What does it involve?

The Agribusiness Leadership Program is a bespoke leadership development program designed specifically for agribusiness leaders.

You will undertake two agribusiness tailored sessions over 12 weeks. Two face-to-face sessions and one online session.

You will develop:

  • your leadership capabilities, including personal growth
  • a deeper understanding of sector challenges and opportunities
  • peer relationships and support
  • your communication, influence and negotiation skills
  • through engaging in effective and constructive collaboration

Applications for the 2020 Agribusiness Leadership Program will be open soon.

The 2020 program dates include: 

  • Session One: 23 -28 February 2020, Coolangatta QLD
  • Session Two: 30 March – 3 April 2020, Orange NSW

If you are interested in the 2020 program, please complete the registration form and we will keep you updated with all the details!

View 2020 Agribusiness flyer 

You should undertake the program

If you:

  • are an agribusiness leader
  • want to develop personally and professionally as a leader
  • want to understand sector challenges and collaborate with peers

What does it cost?

The program is a fee-for-service. You can either be nominated by your respective organisations, or self-fund your program place.

The cost of the program is $12,500 plus GST for 2019.

How to sign up

To register your interest in the 2020 program, please complete the form here.

For information please contact the ARLF office on 02 6281 0680 or email

Highlights of the program

The Agribusiness Leadership Program encourages participants to develop greater self-awareness and adaptability in their leadership style and approach. It provides opportunities to develop a deep sense of trust amongst a cohort of agribusiness leaders; cultivating beneficial inter-organisational linkages.

The program initiates structured pathways for future leadership development and offers access to a diverse, national network of leaders through our alumni of over 1,400 rural, regional and remote leaders.

More information

Please contact us for further information on 02 6281 0680 or email

I’m someone who believes change has to be embedded, and I was surprised how much the program managed to embed key principles in communication and planning in just a short time Shane Bodiam, Hassad Australia
Graduate of the Australian Agribusiness Leadership Program 2016