Robert Quirk

Robert Quirk
Director & Deputy Chairman (Senior)


Robert serves on the Board of Australian Cane Farmers representing NSW along with serving on the Board of Bonsucro, the global standard for sustainable sugarcane production.

He has been growing sugar cane for over 50 years, and is on the Executive for the NSW Cane Growers’ Association- Tweed branch. He has been involved in sugar and soil research for the last 15 years and has presented this research to many domestic and international forums.

Robert won the National Carbon Cocky of the Year in 2014 for his work in understanding, implementing and achieving results in the management of land based carbon storage and carbon emission reductions.

Contact Details

Phone Numbers

Mobile: 0413 677 727

Postal Address

Director Region

Robert represents member-growers in the below mill regions:

NSW Sugar

  • Condong Sugar Mill
  • Broadwater Sugar Mill
  • Harwood Sugar Mill