News and Media


October 2022

Product Release News

Cane Payment R10 - our first, fully web based product

We are pleased to announce the launch of Mirrabooka's first, fully web-based product. Cane Payment R10 incorporates all the flexibility and features of the previous release, whilst having the added benefit of being fully web based within any modern web browser. Cane Payment R10 has so far been in operation at one major site for over six months, and is currently being run in parallel at two sites. By the end of the 2022 crushing season, all sites will be operating on the V10 release.

CaneScan - Cane Tracking Unit

CaneScan has been developed in conjunction with Sugar Research Australia (SRA). The role of this unit is to prepare cane samples, control the movement of each conveyor and record the analysis of each sample collected.

Employee News

It is our pleasure to introduce Mirrabooka's new software developer, Marc Carniel, who joined the Mirrabooka team at the end of May. Marc is a recently graduated Software Engineer, and has extensive experience in a variety of related roles.

February 2021

Office Move

Mirrabooka has moved to a new office located in Lawnton. New address details are here.

March 2019

Visit to Nghe An Sugar (NASU), Vietnam

Following the addition of a second tip bay for road, and the installation of a new ProFoss NIR CAS system at Nghe An Sugar, Mirrabooka has recently completed the installation of a significant upgrade to the full sample tracking system. Read more here.

Nasu Truck Tip


ASSCT Conference 2017

Mirrabooka's manufacturing director, Gary McNair, has co-written two white papers in conjunction with Paul Nicholl and Martyn Ryan of Isis Central Mill. These were presented during the 2017 ASSCT Conference in Cairns.

Electronic Cane Consignment at Isis Mill

This paper, co-authored with Paul Nicholl, discusses how Electronic Cane Consignment is now a critical link in the delivery of cane from the field to the factory, resulting in improved factory efficiency. This paper has since been published in the June 2018 Volume of the International Sugar Journal.

Isis Rail Yard Handling System

The second paper, co-authored with Martyn Ryan, discusses the Full Yard System implementation at Isis Mill.

Sugar Mountain