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July 10, 2019

A day in the life of…. E-Jian Loh, Brand Manager for Perfect Italiano

E-Jian Loh’s role requires her to be very creative – and to think outside the box.

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April 23, 2019

Over 74,000 meals and nearly 900,000 serves of fresh milk

Last year, more than four million Australians experienced uncertainty around where their next meal was coming from.

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April 17, 2019

Winning in the popularity stakes

Australians love our brands – Mainland, Perfect Italiano and Western Star – and it’s not just us saying it, they’re the most popular in their categories.

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February 05, 2019

Australia's favourite butter crowned 'Champion Butter' for the seventh time

Western Star, Australia’s favourite butter, has been judged Australia’s Champion Butter for a seventh time at the Dairy Australia Grand Dairy Awards 2019 – an awards program that recognises the ‘best of the best’ dairy produce made from Australian milk. 

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August 29, 2018

OPINION: Doing dairy better

In today’s marketplace, it’s important to listen to the consumer. Holding the number one position in butter and spreads, and having made a tough decision to divest our yoghurts and dairy desserts business, we know this better than most.

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March 12, 2017

Star of the fridge success continues to spread for Western Star

Fonterra’s Western Star has scooped its third major industry award for the year, picking up a Gold and Silver medal at the 2016 Dairy Industry Association of Australia (DIAA) Queensland Dairy Product Competition.

February 03, 2017

Western Star named champion butter

Success continues to spread for one of Fonterra’s leading brands.

November 24, 2016

Western Star success continues to spread

Fonterra’s Western Star salted butter has been selected as a finalist in the butter category of the 2017 Australian Grand Dairy Award, and is the running to be named Champion butter.

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Cobden Primary School visit the home of Western Star

Around 65 Cobden Primary School kids donned on their safety glasses and high vis vests this month, for a tour of our Cobden factory – the home of Western Star.

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