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July 15, 2020

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 13, 2020

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.

June 16, 2020

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.

April 16, 2020

Doing our bit to keep food in fridges

Right now, our people and our farmers are working hard to keep milk flowing and factories running to make sure dairy foods are making it to supermarket shelves – they’re doing their bit for Australia during COVID-19. 

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February 20, 2020

The Australian bushfires – Meet our firefighting heroes

Recent torrential rains may have dampened many of Australia’s bushfires, but not before the efforts of some of our Aussie people and farmers volunteered with their local emergency services organisations to help. Meet a few of them below.

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February 11, 2020

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

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™.

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January 16, 2020

Bushfires in Australia – how our business is affected and what we’re doing to help

All of us at Fonterra are saddened by the suffering being experienced by so many in our community. We’re thankful that our people and farmers are safe so far, and our thoughts are with those who have not been so lucky.

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November 12, 2019

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.