The trust is a charitable trust with the principle objectives of fostering the regional development of sustainable and profitable dairy farming within the southern region and a cornerstone partner in the Southern Dairy Hub (SDH) having sought a mandate and donations from the rural community in support of this project.

Annually three of the existing trustees retire by rotation.   Expressions of interest are now being called from interested persons who wish to be considered as trustees.

Expressions of interest stating the special attributes, skills and knowledge you would bring to the trust should be in writing and forwarded to:


Southern Dairy Development Trust

c/- McIntyre Dick & Partners Limited

PO Box 848

Invercargill  9840




Applications close on Saturday 20 October 2018

Further information on the trust and a position description for trustees can be obtained by emailing, Tony Miles at: