Public hearing - Melbourne, Thursday 6 October 2011

The impacts of supermarket price decisions on the dairy industry

Public hearing - Melbourne, Thursday 6 October 2011

Committee Room G.6
Parliament of Victoria
55 St Andrews Place

9.30 am - 2.20 pm


9.30 am – 10.30 am

Australian Dairy Farmers (submissions 96 and 150)
Mr Chris Griffin, ADF President
Mr Brian Tessman, ADF Director; President, Queensland Dairyfarmers' Organisation
Mr Terry Toohey, ADF Director; Chairman, Dairy Committee, NSW Farmers' Association
Mr Adrian Peake, Chief Executive Officer, Queensland Dairyfarmers' Organisation

10.30 am – 11.15 am

Lion Dairy & Drinks (submissions 97 and 159)
Mr Duncan Makeig, Group Sustainability Director and General Counsel

11.15 am – 12.00 pm

National Association of Retail Grocers of Australia (submission 50)
Mr John Cummings, Chairman
Mr Ken Henrick, Chief Executive Officer
Mr Gerard van Rijswijk, Senior Policy Advisor

12.00 pm


1.00 pm – 2.20 pm

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Mr Rod Sims, Chairman
Mr Brian Cassidy, Chief Executive Officer
Mr Marcus Bezzi, Executive General Manager, Enforcement and Compliance Division
Dr Richard Chadwick, General Manager, Adjudication Branch

2.20 pm


For further information, contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Economics
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3540
Fax: +61 2 6277 5719