Don Murday

Don Murday


Don Murday is a fourth generation cane farmer from Mossman. He has been an ACFA Northern Region Director since 2002 and was elected as the Board Chairman in 2010.

Don is the managing director of Mango Park Canefarming Company – a diversified enterprise framing papaya and cocoa along with his main regime of sugarcane. Don served as a Director of the grower-owned Mossman Central Mill from 2001 until its sale to Mackay Sugar in 2013; and is President and a former player for the Port Douglas Rugby Union Club.

Don attended Brisbane Grammar School and Queensland Agricultural College in Gatton and has completed a leadership diploma with the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Don is married to Debbie and they have three children.

Contact Details

Phone Numbers

Mobile: 0418 774 499
Fax: 07 4098 3868

Postal Address

PO Box 110, Mossman, QLD 4873

Director Region

Don represents member-growers in the below mill regions:

Maryborough Sugar Factory Ltd

  • Tabeland Sugar Mill

Mackay Sugar

  • Mossman Sugar Mill