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Phone: 0428 782 318

  • COVID-19: Health and Safety is our Number One Priority

    Mar 20, 2020
    As government, business and community efforts ramp up to reduce the peak of the COVID-19 spread, we also are working to ensure the safety of our employees, clients and customers. The health and safety of Compass Group employees, clients and customers is our number one priority.
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  • Future of food

    Aug 29, 2019
    Food will define the future more than any other sector and how we meet the world’s demand for food will define the future of Australian agriculture. What we eat, how we produce it and how it gets to us has and will increasingly have the greatest impact on the environment and public health.
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  • Reducing Food Waste

    Jan 08, 2018
    Australia’s largest food services provider, Compass Group Australia is taking action against food waste and has joined forces with food rescue organisation OzHarvest.
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  • Compass Group Wins National Disability Employer of the Year Award

    Dec 04, 2017
    Compass Group Australia has won the Employer of the Year Award at the 2017 National Disability Awards, held in Canberra 3 December 2017.
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  • Consortium selected to deliver Karratha accommodation facility for Woodside

    Aug 10, 2017
    A consortium comprising DIF, Multiplex, Compass Group and Brookfield Financial has been nominated as the preferred tenderer to construct and manage a new 700-bed Karratha workers accommodation facility for Woodside.
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  • Compass Group commits to Elevate RAP

    Apr 12, 2017
    Australia’s largest food services company, Compass Group Australia, has reaffirmed its commitment to Closing the Gap, launching its Elevate Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) in Sydney today.
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  • New Indigenous Concept for Compass Group Retail Outlets

    Jan 02, 2017
    Compass Group Australia, the country’s largest food and support services provider, is excited to announce the launch of a new range of Indigenous products as the latest addition to their national retail offering and the next phase in their ongoing commitment to support Indigenous suppliers across Australia.
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  • Compass Transforms Village Life

    Nov 15, 2016
    Compass Group has been awarded the 2016 Workforce Innovation Award by the Australian Mines and Metals Association (AMMA)
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  • Compass wins big at 2016 WA Catering Awards

    Aug 31, 2016
    Compass brands ESS and Chartwells scooped the prize pool at the 2016 WA Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence, held earlier this week.
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  • Compass/ ESS wins Australian Mining industry Workforce Innovation Award

    Aug 14, 2016
    Compass Group’s dedicated Offshore and Remote sector brand ESS has received the 2016 Workforce Innovation Award from the Australian Mines and Metals Association (AMMA) in recognition of creative and strategic efforts to overcome workforce challenges and deliver quality outcomes for communities and individuals in the resources industry.
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  • Compass Group Hits Indigenous Employment Target

    Jul 03, 2016
    Compass Group Australia will celebrate 2016 NAIDOC week with the achievement of a landmark target - the employment of 470 Indigenous people over the past 18 months.
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  • Successfully partnering with Indigenous businesses

    May 27, 2015
    Compass Group was a founding member of Supply Nation in 2009, and has steadily worked to establish strong partnerships with Indigenous enterprise.
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  • Compass Group to Hire 1,050 Indigenous Jobseekers Over Next Three Years

    Mar 20, 2015
    Compass Group, a world-leading food and support services company operating across nine business sectors in Australia, today unveiled Project 1050, a comprehensive recruitment effort aimed at hiring an additional 1,050 Indigenous jobseekers over the next three years.
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  • Toll and ESS Introduce Co-Branded Trailers To Better Serve Remote Workers, Drive Efficiencies

    Mar 04, 2015
    Toll Group, the Asia Pacific region’s leading provider of transport and logistics, and ESS Support Services Worldwide (ESS) have announced the strengthening of their long-standing relationship by unveiling a fleet of custom designed linehaul refrigerated trailers.
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  • ESS Helps FIFOs Tackle Healthy Living Head On

    Mar 02, 2015
    The 2014 Tastelife Challenge, a 12-week weight loss program implemented by ESS Support Services, the dedicated defence, remote and offshore brand of Compass Group Australia, resulted in more than four tonnes of weight being lost by participants who completed the challenge. A total of 2,542cm were shed from participants’ waistline as well – an average of 7.39cm per person.
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  • Indigenous jobseekers launch hospitality careers with help from Compass Group and Westpac Group

    Aug 22, 2014
    The first sixteen Indigenous Australians to complete the first phase of a unique pilot apprenticeship program today are embarking on new careers in hospitality. The Warrigal Program – named after an Indigenous plant that flourishes and thrives in any environment – prepares young Indigenous Australians for careers in the hospitality industry by offering industry qualifications, real-world experience and holistic support through mentoring, motivation and care both during their work day and in their personal lives.
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  • Compass Group awarded major contract with Defence

    Aug 06, 2014
    Compass Group Australia has been awarded a major contract to provide hospitality and catering services at Australian Defence locations in New South Wales and Queensland as part of the Defence Support and Reform Group’s Base Services Retendering project.
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  • A modern taste of France in a historic city location

    Jul 19, 2014
    BISTRO MINT OPENS AT THE MINT, SYDNEY The opportunity to enjoy a Parisian-inspired breakfast and lunch without leaving Sydney is now a reality as Bistro Mint opens at The Mint, 10 Macquarie Street, Sydney.
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  • Compass Group recognised for support of Indigenous suppliers

    Jun 02, 2014
    Businesses and government urged to realise potential of Indigenous supplier partnerships Sydney, Australia, June 02 2014: Compass Group (Australia), a world-leading food and support services company operating 10 sector brands across Australia, has been named Corporate Member of the Year at the 2014 Supply Nation Awards and called on business and governments to double their efforts in partnering with Indigenous suppliers.
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  • Two historic sites, one exceptional caterer, amazing events

    Feb 12, 2014
    The Mint and the Justice & Police Museum in Sydney take on a new flavour with Restaurant Associates (RA) having recently taken over as hospitality partner of these two historic venues that belong to Sydney Living Museums’ (SLM) collection of houses and museums.
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