20% More Green Spaces in Urban Areas by 2020.
The vision is a unified Australian nursery and garden industry that is productive, profitable and sustainable. Marketing levy on plant containers is to be invested based on a Strategic Investment Plan 2012-2016 (www.ngia.com.au). The investment is focus to increase the coverage of the Australian urban forest through collaborative efforts with a large stakeholder group. To bring government, developers and communities together to grow the demand for green spaces. (2014) Presentation at the International Green City Conference 2014 by Anthony Kachenko, Research and Market Development Manager, Nursery&Garden Industry Australia.