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March 20, 2018 – Bundaberg Sugar New Naming Rights Sponsor – “Bundaberg Sugar Cane2Coral Fun Run”

Bundaberg Sugar Chief Executive Officer, Guy Basile said the company is very pleased to continue its support for the Cane2Coral Fun Run.

“We are proud to increase our sponsorship to the level of Platinum Naming Rights Sponsor for an event that is recognised as the premier fun run in the Wide Bay/Burnett region with strong regional and state-wide recognition. Our involvement also means that a number of local charities and community groups have benefited with more than $430,000 distributed to date.    Read more….

 

February 9, 2018 – Organic First for Bundaberg Sugar

A first for Bundaberg Sugar is growing and processing organic raw sugar after achieving Australian Certified Organic (ACO) status.  Read more….

 

October 23, 2017 – Safe Work Month October “Mental Health Awareness”

Health and Safety assurance is an integral part of Bundaberg Sugar’s operations. Part of that is the company’s Health and Wellbeing program for employees.  During Safe Work Month October the topic of “Mental Health Awareness” was chosen to promote wellbeing.  Read more….

 

July 10, 2017 – Fairy floss a winner for Team Bundy Sugar

Bundaberg Sugar was a sponsor at the successful Bundy Flavours Winterfeast and Farmers Market held on Saturday 8 July at Alexandra Park.  It was a great event showcasing the abundance of what is grown and produced in the Bundaberg region. Cane 2 Coral’s Team Bundy Sugar took the opportunity to use the Bundaberg Sugar stall to assist with fundraising for their 2017 charity of choice, the Royal Flying Doctor Service. Read more…

 

June 14, 2017 – Cane Train Safety Campaign Launch

Bundaberg Sugar is warning motorists that its cane trains will have an increasing presence across the district in the lead up to the 2017 cane harvesting season, scheduled to commence on June 19.  Read more…  

 

May 12, 2017 – $27 million investment

Bundaberg Sugar’s mills and cane transport operations will get a $27 million boost during 2017 / 2018.  General Manager, Operations David Pickering said a good 2016 crop with favourable sugar prices has meant an opportunity to invest into the business.  Read more…   Photo gallery…

 

April 7, 2017 – Coles continues contract with Bundaberg Sugar

Bundaberg Sugar will continue to provide Coles Brand white, raw, icing, brown and caster sugar having successfully extended its contract with the major supermarket.  Read more…

 

December 10, 2016 – Celebration of Four Decades

Bundaberg Sugar acknowledged more of its long serving employees at a 40 Year Club presentation held in December.  People enter the Club at 40 years of service, however to date, many of the 33 current members have completed between 40 and 60 years of service. Read more…

 

October 21, 2016 – Safe Work Month Video Launch

October is Safe Work Month and Bundaberg Sugar has taken the opportunity to launch its own company specific training videos to promote safety to its workforce. Read more…

 

July 11, 2016 – Youth Transition to Work

Bundaberg Sugar and Impact are working together to help the region’s youth gain extra skills for their transition into the workforce. Read more…

 

June 11, 2016 - Fire at Millaquin Mill Bundaberg Sugar is investigating the cause of a fire at Millaquin Mill last night. Read more...

 

June 9, 2016 – On-board for cane train safety

Bundaberg Sugar is warning motorists that its cane trains will have an increasing presence across the district in the lead up to the 2016 cane harvesting season, scheduled to commence on June 13. Read more…

 

April 12, 2016 – Bundaberg Sugar wins safety award

‘Take a safer ride instead’ is a message that’s won Bundaberg Sugar an award for the Best Solution to a Specific Workplace Health and Safety Issue at the Australian Sugar Milling  Council Safety Conference.  Read more…

 

December 15, 2015 – Carols by candlelight

An estimated 10,000 people attended the 58th Bundaberg Carols by Candlelight on December 11.  Bundaberg Sugar was once again pleased to support this event through sponsorship.Read more…

 
 

December 9, 2015 – Artworks bring kindness 

Bundaberg Sugar was pleased to support the recent fundraising efforts of Act Of, a local initiative with the mission to share and mobilise acts of kindness within our community.  Read more…

 

August 19, 2015 – Learning is Sweet 

Bundaberg State High School science students took a sweeter class during Science Week.  The Year 12 students wanted to learn about growing sugar cane and how to get the best productivity from a crop.  Read more…

 

August 10, 2015 – Bundaberg Sugar continues support for Friendlies Cane2Coral 

For six consecutive years Bundaberg Sugar has shown its support for the Friendlies Cane2Coral Fun Run/Walk as a Diamond sponsor.  Read more….   Photo gallery……

 

June 2, 2015  -  Cane train alert

 Bundaberg Sugar is alerting motorists that cane trains have commenced moving around the Bundaberg region. Read more….

 

April 23, 2015  -  Bundaberg Mills to start crush early

Excellent growing conditions in the region have brought the cane crushing season at the Bundaberg mills to an earlier start on June 9.  Read more….

 

March 24, 2015  -  Contract with Bundaberg Sugar guarantees Coles Brand sugar is Australian grown

All of Coles private label sugar will now be Australian grown thanks to a new two-year contract with Bundaberg Sugar to supply 20,000 tonnes of sugar a year. Read more… 

 

December 1, 2014  -  Bundaberg Sugar Invests in Energy Efficient Irrigators

As one of Australia’s largest cane growers, Bundaberg Sugar is taking a pro-active role in meeting the challenges of spiralling electricity prices by purchasing an extra four new energy efficient linear irrigators to add to its current fleet.  Read more…