Established in 1888, Warrnambool Cheese and Butter (WCB) is Australia's oldest dairy processor and has been producing high quality dairy products for nearly 130 years. WCB is one of the largest dairy processors in Australia and is part of the Dairy Division (Australia) of Saputo Inc.
WCB is located on the Great Ocean Road at Allansford near Warrnambool in south-west Victoria, one of the best dairy regions in Australia. WCB's products include cheese, butter and butter blends, milk, cream and other dairy ingredients which are sold in Australia and to various customers around the world under well-known brand names including Sungold®, COON®, Cracker Barrel®*, Mil Lel® and Great Ocean Road Dairy™. Sales are across both the domestic and export markets.
WCB is a major regional employer in the South West of Victoria. In February 2014, Saputo Inc. acquired an interest of approximately 88% of WCB. In February 2017, Saputo Inc. successfully acquired additional shares to complete the acquisition of WCB.