Media releases

Renee Makowiecki

Senior Communications Manager

Phone: +61  428 053 673

Email: renee.makowiecki@fonterra.com

Dairy program tackles skilled labour shortage

Dairy farmers are tackling the critical shortage of skilled labour at all levels in the industry with a program designed to support and inspire the next generation of farmers.

Community

Bridging the gap between food waste and food insecurity: Fonterra marks 2.5 million kilos of dairy donated to hunger relief

Fonterra is playing its part to bridge the gap between food waste and food insecurity as it marks its latest donation milestone with Foodbank, today.

September 10, 2020

Community

Fonterra teams up to support community groups in Tasmania

Fonterra has partnered with Ulverstone Fire Brigade to help them prepare for the fire season ahead.

July 15, 2020

Community

Fonterra teams up to support community groups in Gippsland

Fonterra has partnered with Nilma North Fire Brigade to help them prepare for the fire season ahead.

July 13, 2020

Community

Fonterra teams up to support community groups in northern Victoria

While we might be in the midst of winter, the local community will be able to make a splash this summer after the Stanhope Community Pool received funding from Fonterra’s Grass Roots Fund to help keep the pool running.

June 16, 2020

Community

A star is born - Western Star hits TV screens and wins gold all in one week

Out there in the universe, stars are born every day. But, closer to home in Cobden, Western Victoria, a star is born every second – Australia’s favourite butter, Western Star™.

February 11, 2020

Community

Fresh from the factory to Food Share - dairy goodness going to families doing it tough

Families across Victoria’s south west in need of emergency food relief will now see fresh milk in their Warrnambool and District Food Share hampers, with the first donations made from Fonterra’s Cobden plant.

November 12, 2019

Community

Building up Tasmania's community groups thanks to the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund

Budding architects and engineers at Ulverstone Primary School on Tasmania’s north coast will be practicing their sandcastle building skills year-round, with the school one of the deserving community groups in Tassie receiving a leg-up in the latest round of funding from the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund.

May 13, 2019

Community

Northern Victoria community groups are kicking goals thanks to the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund

The Stanhope-Girgarre-Rushworth (SGR) Giants Football Club is on its way to unearthing the next Buddy Franklin, Patrick Cripps, or Jeremy Cameron, with the Club just one of the deserving community groups receiving a leg-up in the latest round of funding from the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund.

May 13, 2019

Community

Gippsland community groups get a leg-up thanks to the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund

The Warragul Bowling Club is set to bowl its rivals over next summer, with the Club just one of the deserving community groups in Gippsland receiving a leg-up in the latest round of funding from the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund.

May 08, 2019