Food and Beverage Accelerator

The Food and Beverage Accelerator (FaBA) is a $160 million initiative to boost growth and innovation in the food and beverage manufacturing sector.

Part of the Federal Government’s Trailblazer Program, FaBA leverages $50m of government investment with more than $110m from universities and industry.

Partners work across:

  • innovative ingredients
  • premium food and beverage products
  • innovation pathways
  • the FaBA Training Centre.

Food and beverage innovation

FaBA provides food and beverage manufacturers access to research teams, next-generation industry professionals, innovative equipment and pilot facilities.

UQ hosts FaBA in collaboration with QUT, the University of Southern Queensland and UniQuest.

Email Anna Moloney at for more information.