Our Business

Alterra was a first mover in the agroforestry and carbon markets in Australia, successfully developing major carbon credit projects from concept stage to a long term business delivering Carbon Offsets.
We are now focused on identifying agri-assets where the application of new technology and capital and our management will delivery projects that are investment grade for institutions.



Experienced management of broad-acre grain, sheep, beef, agroforestry, carbon, dairy production, logistics, markets and high value tree crops.

Concept to delivery

Delivering projects from concept to fully operational.

Large scale capability

Delivery of large-scale agricultural projects.

Price risk management

Marketing of agricultural products and utilisation of derivatives and marked to market accounting to manage price risk.

Retail / Wholesale

Funds management with retail and wholesale investors.

Alterra is derived from the English word ‘alter’ and the Latin word for earth ‘terra’ – “alter land” or “changing landscape”. It embodies our philosophy and strategy of identifying alternative uses for land and utilising systems or technologies to develop innovative agribusiness opportunities.