What we stand for

The dairy industry is built from the ground up, and we are committed to making a positive difference to our people, our farmers, our customers, our communities and environments where we operate.

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COVID-19 Australian Information

Up to date information on COVID-19 and our business

Helping rural communities thrive

We know our industry plays an important role in supporting rural livelihoods and community development.

We formed our Fonterra Grass Roots Fund in 2011 because we believe that when we partner with local community groups, we can really make a difference. 

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Latest news from Fonterra

Rubber to the road – Merri River School students enjoy new mountain bikes

On farmland located on the northern edges of Warrnambool sits the new Merri River School. The special developmental school is not the only new thing the students get to enjoy – they’ve just received 10 new mountain bikes with funding from Fonterra.

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Together, we have built something special

When the primary cheese plant at our Stanhope factory in northern Victoria was destroyed by a fire in 2014, a major reconstruction project was required to fix it – meaning a considerable number of materials were needed, from fresh timber to new machinery and stainless-steel vats. 

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Helping those in need when it’s needed the most

Last year was a difficult time. Australians were still recovering from the devastating bushfires when COVID-19 took hold.

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Creating belonging and embracing difference in our business

Diversity and inclusion go hand-in-hand and at Fonterra we care about being an inclusive and diverse place to work, where everyone can be themselves and be their best in everything they do. 

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