40 Under 40

Defying the odds to take Delacombe's family confectionery to the world

Nieve Walton
January 18 2024 - 5:00am
Ferndale Foods chief executive Leigh Edward as part of Ballarat's 40 under 40. Picture by Lachlan Bence
Ferndale Foods chief executive Leigh Edward as part of Ballarat's 40 under 40. Picture by Lachlan Bence

Now Delacombe is a "thriving metropolis" and more people are looking for jobs in Ballarat, Leigh Edward sees manufacturing playing an important role in the development of the city.

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Nieve Walton

Nieve Walton

Journalist

Nieve covers federal and state politics for The Courier focusing on the issues facing Ballarat. Something bothering you in the community or want to see change? Send an email at nieve.walton@thecourier.com.au

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