The Murray Valley region, which incorporates Mildura (see map), is also a significant citrus growing region, producing over a third of the Navel orange and Grapefruit crop in Australia.
Mildura is also the headquarters of Citrus Australia Ltd, the peak body of the citrus industry in Australia and is also the location for the office of the Murray Valley Citrus Board that provides a wide range of information and services to citrus growers and marketers in the region.
For further information on Citrus in the Murray Valley region visit the Mildura Region Economic Profile
Murray Valley Citrus Board
The Murray Valley Citrus Board (MVCB) is a statutory authority whose responsibility is to provide a range of services to citrus producers in this region such as regionally relevant research, development and extension; market development services; communication, market information and promotion to ensure the industry is sustainable and internationally competitive.
It covers an area from the South Australian/Victoria border, to the Swan Hill/ Barham area, and a small area surrounding Wangaratta, however most production occurs within the Mildura Region.
58 Pine Ave, Mildura, VIC 3500
T: +61 3 5021 1890
Citrus Australia Ltd
The headquarters of Australia’s peak national citrus body is located in Mildura.
Citrus Australia is a national organisation promoting the common interests and the financial and environmental sustainability of all Australian citrus growers.
115 Lime Ave, Mildura VIC 3500
T: +61 3 5023 6333
From humble beginnings in 1991(hand squeezing 50,000 litres per annum), Curlwaa Fresh now squeezes over 500,000 litres of premium juice products annually.
In February 1998 the business was acquired by the present owners, an alliance of four local families, each with strong citrus industry interests.
The Company’s goal is to continue to expand its niche in the premium juice market by promoting the unique natural flavour of Curlwaa orange juice products.
Curlwaa Orange Juice is squeezed fresh daily from 100% Australian Valencia oranges, grown predominantly in the rich alluvial soils of the Curlwaa District, near Wentworth, New South Wales.
PO Box 296 Dareton NSW 2717
T: +61 3 5027 6480
Citrus Processing / Packaging