Murray Dairy Board Positions available in October

Murray Dairy is looking to fill two board member positions this year and is seeking applications to fill these positions for appointment, commencing formally in October 2021.

The two positions include a farmer position and a specialist skills (service provider) position this year with the expiration of terms for farmer member Tony McCarthy and service provider member Chris Thomas.

Murray Dairy is a Company Limited by Guarantee representing dairy farmers throughout the Murray Dairy region of northern Victoria and southern New South Wales. It is responsible for coordinating a comprehensive research, extension and industry development portfolio across the Murray Dairy region.

To be considered for these board positions, applicants should demonstrate knowledge of, or experience in, one or more of the following fields:

  • Dairy farming and milk production
  • Dairy industry structures and organisations
  • Food processing, including manufacturing of dairy products
  • Business management, finance or law
  • Research and extension
  • Marketing and promotion
  • Natural resource management– particularly water policy
  • Industry and/or community development
  • Leadership

For more information please refer to the position description and selection criteria outlined in the document below, or contact the Murray Dairy Office at

Closing date for applications is 5pm on 12 July 2021.

Interviews will be conducted for short listed candidates on Monday 19 July 2021.

Read more about the Murray Dairy Board of Directors

  • Murray Dairy Board Expression of Interest

    (01 June 2021)
    DOC, 59 KB
  • Murray Dairy Board Member Position Description

    (27 May 2021)
    PDF, 111.93 KB

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