The new collaborative dairy RD&E program for NSW

Unlocking the potential of milk, cow and water to increase productivity and profitability,
de-risk the dairy industry and develop new markets.

Tech Officer appointments

We recently welcomed three technical officers to the Dairy UP team: Chloe Wilson who is based in Bega, Josh Hack based on the mid coast and Zac Geldof, based in the Northern Rivers region.

Adding value to milk

Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Dairy Science (Designer Milk)

Up to $40,000 stipend scholarship assistance is available to a PhD student where the focus of their research is on Designer Milk.

Register now!

Our Farm Our Plan activities are being delivered in NSW May-June 2022. Register here.

Dairy UP Introductory video

Dairy UP has produced a short (90 second) introductory video to explain how the various partners and sponsors are working together.
Please circulate the link within your network!

2022 Symposium – Heads Up!

The Dairy Up Symposium will be held in Forster, NSW on 19-20 July. Save the date!

Dairy UP expands its team

Dairy UP welcomes two PhD candidates. Alice Shirley and Maddi Pearson will work with the Dairy Up group that is developing novel monitoring tools to optimise individual animal management, under the supervision of Cameron Clark at the University of Sydney.


Helping farmers increase
productivity and profitability

De-risking the dairy industry

Developing new markets


3 theme areas
10 projects
5 years
A coordinated network of monitored dairy farms


The Dairy Research Foundation (DRF)
The Program Coordination Group (PCG)
The individual Project Teams (PT)
The Steering & Advisory Board (SAB)


Project releases and updates


Dairy Research Foundation
Dairy UP is located at the Centre for Carbon, Water and Food (CCWF) on Camden Campus, Faculty of Science,
The University of Sydney.

General Enquiries
Phone: (02) 4651 9871

Media Enquiries:
Phone: 0419 349 244