Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory Company Holdings Limited


Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory Company Holdings Limited is a Public Company that is ranked number 614 out of the top 2000 companies in Australia. The company generates the majority of its income from the Food Product Manufacturing in Australia industry.

In 2016 the company generated total revenue of $653,050,000 including sales and other revenue. The exact number of employees for this organisation is not available. 

The Chief Executive of Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory Company Holdings Limited is Mr Kai Bockmann whose official title is President & Chief Operating Officer. The Chairman of Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory Company Holdings Limited is Mr Lino Saputo Jr whose official title is Non-Executive Chairman. 

Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory produces dairy products in the south western region of Victoria. The company sells its products in both the Australian and international markets. Its products include:


  • Cheese - the majority of cheese produced is the cheddar variety. The company also produces low fat cheddar, skim milk, gouda, romano and swiss style cheeses. The cheese brands include: Coon Cheese, Cracker Barrel Cheese, Mil Lel Cheese and Warrnambool Cheddars.  


  • Fresh Milk - produces a range of fresh milk, homogenised and pasteurised, under the Sungold brand as well as a range of 'FM' and 'Great Ocean Road Premium' flavoured milks.


  • Butter - the company produces salted butter, unsalted butter and butter blended with sugar, wheat, flour or coconut oil for use in bakery products. The company also produces a range of cream products which include pasteurised, concentrated and frozen cream. The butter products are exported to Japan, Korea, USA, Russia, South East Asia, the Middle East and Europe.


  • Milk Powder - produces skim milk powder and buttermilk powder used in recombined milk, bakery products, confectionery, infant formula and dairy-based desserts. The majority of the milk powder manufactured is sold overseas in Japan, China, the Middle East, Europe, South East Asia and South America.


  • Whey Protein Concentrate - the powder is used in health products, sports drinks, nutritional health bars, as a binding ingredient in food processing and as a meal replacement or supplement. The majority of the powder is exported to Japan and USA.


  • Enprocal - Prime Nutrition, owned by WCBF, develops, manufactures and markets functional nutrition products produced from milk proteins and other natural sources. Its major product is Enprocal, a unique and specially formulated supplementary food that provides easy-to-use nutritional support for people not meeting their nutritional requirements or who are physically frail.


Warrnambool Cheese and Butter Factory also operates Cheese World, a popular tourist attraction on the Great Ocean Road which includes a restaurant, cheese and wine cellar, supermarket and museum.

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