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GippsDairy delivers research, development, and extension programs to improve the profitability and sustainability of Gippsland's dairy farms.

Gippsland dairy region

Gippsland is a major Australian dairy region.

  • In 2016/17 Gippsland produced around 1.974 billion litres of milk
  • This represents approximately 22% of national milk output.

What is GippsDairy?

GippsDairy is a Regional Development Program (RDP) set up by Dairy Australia to cater for local farmer needs. Their board is led by local dairy farmers and others industry people.

Contact GippsDairy

Unit 4, 71 Korumburra Road
Warragul, Victoria 3820
PO Box 1059
Warragul, Victoria 3820
T : + 61 3 5624 3900

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GippsDairy Vision

Innovative and sustainable dairy farms that provide economic, social and environmental benefits to all participants and our wider community.

GippsDairy Mission

To excel at providing services that secure and enhance the wellbeing of dairy farmers, their businesses and the communities in which they live.

GippsDairy Services

Support the transfer of ideas, technologies, skills and resources for the benefit of the Gippsland dairy industry.

GippsDairy Strategic Priorities

Profitable & Sustainable Farms
Reputable & Vibrant Industry
Capable & Professional People

Young Dairy Network


To help develop young people in dairy, GippsDairy supports 15 events annually aimed primarily at the technical aspects of farming. 


Address dairy labour issues, build capacity for the region

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