Renee Makowiecki
Senior Communications Manager
Phone: +61  428 053 673


Fonterra announces step-change in strategic direction 

Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd has today announced a step-change in its strategic direction, as it commits to deepening its position as a world-leading provider of high-value, innovative dairy ingredients.

May 16, 2024


Fonterra Australia FY24 Interim Results 

Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd’s FY24 Interim Results were announced today. Fonterra Australia delivered EBIT of NZ$42m (AU$39m). This was down 43% vs the first half of last year, mainly due to the high cost of milk in Australia, which is disconnected from global commodity prices.

March 21, 2024


Greater trans-Tasman strength for our dairy

Fonterra is integrating two important parts of its business, Fonterra Brands New Zealand (FBNZ) and Fonterra Australia. Together, this part of our business will be known as Fonterra Oceania.  

February 19, 2024


Fonterra Australia reaches agreement for production workers

Following several months of negotiations, Fonterra Australia is pleased to confirm that an in-principle agreement has been reached with the United Workers’ Union to support production workers at our Cobden, Stanhope and Darnum sites.

October 27, 2023


Fonterra Australia supports customers, farmers and employees during industrial action

The United Workers’ Union have advised that some Fonterra Australia production workers at our sites in Cobden, Darnum and Stanhope in Victoria will take industrial action on Wednesday 18 and Thursday 19 October 2023.

October 18, 2023


Fonterra Australia FY23 Results

Fonterra Australia delivered EBIT of NZ$75 million (AU$69.3 million) in FY23, while paying a record-high milk price for Australian farmers and managing an operating cost increase of 23% on FY22.

September 21, 2023


Fonterra embarks on 24 years of Proud to be a Chef

For more than two decades, Fonterra’s Proud to be a Chef program has helped to fast-track the careers of almost 800 apprentice chefs, providing an unparalleled opportunity to learn from the best in the business and refine their culinary skills.

August 31, 2023


Fonterra Australia Opens 2023/24 Season at $8.65 per kgMS

Fonterra Australia has announced an opening weighted average milk price for the 2023/24 season of $8.65/kgMS. This price is made up of the minimum monthly rates set out in Fonterra Australia’s milk supply agreement, together with standard production and quality incentives.

June 01, 2023

Farm Source

Fonterra Australia steps up to $7.40/kgMS for 2021/22 and opens 2022/23 season at $8.25/kgMS

Fonterra Australia has announced a step-up of 10 cents per kgMS taking its 2021/22 average price to $7.40/kgMS, and an opening weighted average farmgate milk price of $8.25/kgMS for the 2022/23 season.

May 11, 2022