Available to applicants enrolled or intending to enrol in Year 1 of Bachelor of Business (Agriculture) Program.

Closing date 31 July 2023 (5pm AEDT)
Interview date Week beginning 21 August 2023
Supported by

Customised Farm Management (CMF) is an Australian-based independent asset management company offering highly innovative services in an ever-changing environment. With more than 15 farms spread across NSW, southern Queensland, the Northern Territory and Vanuatu, CFM has quickly earnt a solid reputation as top performers in this competitive market. Diversification plays a huge role as does innovation which has seen CFM venture into the world of carbon-neutral produce which all helps to deliver premium results for investors. CFM strives to stay one step ahead of the game while still maintaining a family farm-type feel and great workplace culture within the group.

The successful applicant would spend their placement year at CFM’s Sunland and Merrowie properties at Hillston, NSW under the mentorship of Farm Manager Dave Winter. The two farms produce cotton, wheat, cattle, sheep, canola, beetroot, sweet corn and almonds plus other dryland and irrigated crops. CFM is seeking candidates who are genuinely interested in an opportunity to explore a long-term career path within the company.


The successful recipient is required to undertake Industry Practical Placement with the sponsor.

  1. What aspects of the future of Australian agriculture do you find particularly exciting or inspiring?
  2. In which specific areas would you like to specialise, and what are the reasons behind your choice?
  3. What are your career goals and aspirations?
How to Apply