Staff contacts - specialist services

Management team

Ian ShepherdGeneral Manager 0407 212 688Cowra
Clare HamiltonManager Biosecurity
& Emergency Services
6378 17220428 791 359Mudgee
Chris McCullochManager Land Services6333 23150427 061 164Bathurst

Team leaders

Clayton MillerNRM6333 23140409 656 585Bathurst
Rhys PowellDistrict Vet6391 38300428 710 002Orange
Colleen FarrowBiosecurity6363 78740438 867 249Orange
Kylie MatthewsAgriculture 0417 620 723Mudgee

Vets

Your district veterinarian is a valuable resource for locally relevant, up-to-date, independent advice and information on biosecurity and animal health issues.

Bruce WattSenior District Vet6333 23030428 935 559Bathurst
Nigel GillanDistrict Vet 0438 700 398Orange
Lucienne DownsDistrict Vet6363 78830417 043 966Orange
Jess BourkeDistrict Vet6378 17000417 803 685Mudgee
Emilee JohnstoneDistrict Vet6341 93150419 334 077Cowra
Evie DugganDistrict Vet 0427 147 939Cowra

Land management

Beau PalmerSenior Land Services Officer 0409 856 046Orange

Ag advisory

Karen O'MalleySenior Land Services Officer (Horticulture)6341 93140428 103 665Cowra
Brett LittlerSenior Land Services Officer (Livestock) 0427 007 398Mudgee 
Clare EdwardsSenior Land Services Officer (Pastures)6378 17090428 435 615Mudgee 
Phil CranneySenior Land Services Officer (Pastures)6391 39930458 745 478Orange
Casey ProctorSenior Land Services Officer6341 93180429 110 072Cowra
Claudia  MacleayLand Services Officer 0438 302 501Bathurst
Liz DavisRegional Agriculture Landcare Facilitator6363 78720427 452 662Orange

Biosecurity

Our biosecurity officers protect the region from biosecurity threats including animal and plant pests, diseases and weeds.

Alistair Gordon-SmithSenior Biosecurity Officer 6333 23240428 444 015Bathurst
Paul GibbSenior Biosecurity Officer 0448 572 773 Mudgee
Mark SimpsonSenior Biosecurity Officer6333 23200427 355 290Bathurst
Eliza BrammaSenior Biosecurity Officer 0499 693 191Molong
Brendon StubbsBiosecurity Officer6378 17020428 721 862Mudgee
Matthew YeoBiosecurity Officer 
0429 794742
Cowra
Angus FergusonBiosecurity Officer 0437 420 146Bathurst
Kyle HannsBiosecurity Officer 0428 710 003Molong
Kat IrvineBiosecurity Officer 0419 987 542Lithgow
Ross TrudgettBiosecurity Support Officer6333 23080427 710 004Bathurst
Michaela SullivanBiosecurity Support Officer 0429 921 803Mudgee
Dean TaylorBiosecurity Officer (Animal Health & Welfare) 0437 466 250Bathurst
Marita SydesSenior Land Services Officer (Weeds)6363 78260439 334 282Orange
Kristy BennettsSenior Land Services Officer (Biosecurity Projects)6378 17170448 011 197Mudgee
Peter EvansSenior Land Services Officer (TSRs)6350 78010438 496 851Lithgow

Natural resource management

Bruce ChristieSenior Land Services Officer6378 17120429 986 434Mudgee
Timothy NalderSenior Land Services Officer6363 78730438 224 536Orange
Huw EvansSenior Land Services Officer (Biodiversity)6350 31170425 764 069Lithgow
Allan WraySenior Land Services Officer6333 23180447 278 308Bathurst
Vivien HowardSenior Land Services Officer 0439 387 603Orange
Kate McPhersonSenior Land Services Officer 0460 897 275Cowra
Julie ReynoldsLand Services Officer6378 1706 Mudgee
Mark ThomasLand Services Officer 0487 435 960Lithgow
Mike AshelfordLand Services Officer 0474 883 583Lithgow

Specialist officers

Cassie JonesCommunications Officer 0408 504 825Mudgee
Michelle HinesSenior Strategic Land Services Officer
(MERI)
6341 93040437 133 684Cowra
Greg IngramSenior Land Services Officer
(Aboriginal Communities)
6363 78630419 171 453Orange
Jordan SmithGIS Officer6363 78230428 339 254Orange

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