Overview

Wendy, one of our lab analysts.

Sugar is a favourite topic for research in schools. The information we've gathered together here is part of our commitment to education and community understanding of the Sugar Industry.

There's a map of the sugar growing areas of Australia and another showing the location of sugar processing mills and refineries throughout Queensland and Australia.

Who uses sugar and how? There's more to sugar than the sweet white crystals on your dinner table!

Of course, sugar doesn't just come out of the cane ready to eat.
There's a long and fascinating process which takes place to turn it from a raw material to the refined product.

There's a long and fascinating process which takes place to turn it from a raw material to the refined product.