Cows and people are voluntarily walking into the new dairy at Bannister Downs, near Northcliffe in Western Australia...read more in the August/ September 2019 edition of the R.M. Williams OUTBACK magazine!
- 7 August 2019
- 30 July 2019
- 28 May 2019It was Spearmint Blitz that took out top honours for the Highest Scoring Flavoured Milk (apart from Coffee or Chocolate)at the 2019 Australian Dairy Awards, with all nine products from the Bannister Downs Dairy range of fresh milk, flavoured milk and creams achieving either gold or silver recognition.
- 2 May 2019
Bringing to life the vision of The Creamery was a mammoth task, encompassing the work and passion of such a dedicated team. Now it is complete, we are so thrilled with the beauty in the building that binds our daily tasks and captures our vision for Bannister Downs Dairy.
Bosske Architecture were tremendous and we are delighted to read the beautiful feature article "Crème de la crème: The Creamery, Bannister Downs Dairy" in ArchitectureAU. Read the article here.
- 5 October 2018
When Suzanne Daubney and husband Mat took over the family farming business in 1998, little did they know what challenges would lie ahead.
Now the managing director of Northcliffe-based dairy farm Bannister Downs, which was founded in 1924 and is one of the top dairy producers in WA’s South-West, Daubney’s takeover came at a difficult time with the deregulation of the dairy industry in 2000.
“It was certainly a low point in our business, and the WA industry across the board,” the mother-of-four said.