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

Northern Victoria

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

Northern Victoria

Stanhope cheese wins big at International cheese 'Oscars'

Stanhope cheese has again been recognised on the world stage, this time picking up three gongs at the International Cheese and Dairy Awards, held in Nantwich, UK.

August 07, 2019

Northern Victoria

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

Northern Victoria

Perfect Italiano™ grates the competition - only grated cheese to score five-stars by Aussie customers

The verdict is in – Australia’s favourite grated cheese is Fonterra’s Perfect Italiano™ cheese range, awarded this year’s ‘Most Satisfied Customers’ Award by brand comparison site Canstar Blue.

May 03, 2019

Northern Victoria

Fonterra and local Men's Shed help spread Christmas joy

Christmas is about giving and that’s just what Fonterra’s Stanhope site has done, donating recycled materials leftover from the rebuild of its cheese plant to the Stanhope Men’s Shed to make presents for the local community this Christmas time.

December 19, 2018

Northern Victoria

Fonterra helps local wildlife shelter save koalas

Eight cuddly koalas currently recovering from illness will soon have new homes, thanks to the Fonterra Stanhope team.

October 12, 2018

Northern Victoria

Fonterra's new cheese making equipment arrives at Stanhope site

Fonterra’s growing Stanhope cheese plant has just reached another key milestone this month. Large pieces of cheese making equipment recently arrived at site and were put into place by a nearly 200-strong team of contractors.

August 09, 2018

Northern Victoria

Fonterra brings Australian cheese back to foodservice kitchens

As Australia’s number one foodservice dairy provider, Fonterra prides itself on the quality of its extensive range of dairy foods, and is pleased to be bringing its cheese back to Australian production.

May 07, 2018

Northern Victoria

Fonterra invests $125 million to double Stanhope cheese plant

Fonterra Australia’s flagship Stanhope cheese plant will be a key beneficiary from investments of more than $165 million which the company has announced to boost capacity and increase efficiencies across each of its seven sites.

January 24, 2018