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August 21, 2019

An egg-cellent opportunity for children's learning at Wydinia Kindergarten

The children at Wydinia Kindergarten and Early Learning Centre in Colac in western Victoria are solving the age-old question of what comes first – the chicken or the egg – with a new egg incubator and chicken coop bought with the help of the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund. 

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August 05, 2019

Sewing up a storm for the war on waste

Plastic Free July may have been and gone, but this isn’t stopping a group of Gippsland residents from sewing up a storm to reduce single-use plastic bags in their local community. 

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June 05, 2019

Working towards a more sustainable future in Australia

As one of Australia’s major food manufacturers, we recognise the role we play in creating a more sustainable future.

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June 03, 2019

Fresh milk helping fight hunger

As one of Foodbank’s National Milk Program partners, Fonterra Australia was humbled to receive the 2019 Foodbank Award for our contribution to help fight hunger in Australia.

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May 13, 2019

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

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

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

From unearthing the next Shane Warne, Dean Jones or Cameron White at the Dennington Cricket Club to supporting budding architects and engineers at Ulverstone Primary School on Tasmania’s north coast, over 40 deserving community groups across Victoria and Tasmania will receive a leg-up from the latest round of funding from the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund.

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May 09, 2019

Two of us - our mother and daughter dairy duo keeping it in the family

Mother and daughter Julie and Sarah Fusinato share a passion for dairy, working together on the family farm before Sarah left Gippsland for Richmond, joining our business as a Farm Source Service Centre Specialist

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May 08, 2019

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.