Horticulture Regions Products
These trial products are available until December 2018
. If you have continued
interest in these products, please contact Luke Shelley
in our Bureau Agriculture Program.
Feedback on the products is encouraged as this will help determine whether they will become fully
operational Bureau products and available to all. The Bureau can also use suggestions to help
tailor and guide the presentation of a product.
The products are experimental only and do not currently form part of the Bureau's standard
services in any way. Access to the products is made available for trial purposes only and
on the basis that users are fully aware that these products are being tested and that users
will not issue these products as real-time forecasts in any way. The forecast products are
subject to the Bureau's
The horticulture regions experimental forecast products have been developed as a result
of funding from Horticulture Innovation Australia
(Project VG13092). They are based on forecasts from the Bureau's new seasonal prediction
system called ACCESS-S1, which is due to become operational for seasonal climate outlooks in
These experimental forecasts do not form part of the Bureau's operationally supported product
set. While they may be available in real-time, continuity of service is not guaranteed
they may be unavailable for a few days at a time or even weeks on some occasions. They
are intended for research purposes and for trial of new products by users that are party
to an agreement with the Bureau.