Dr John Burke – Director

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Dr Burke was born in Dubbo NSW, where he attended local school.  He then went on to complete degrees MB., BS at the University of Sydney, graduating in 1963. Following being a Resident Medical Officer at Albury Base Hospital, John travelled in 1964 to England for post-graduate study and enjoyment. On his return in 1971, Dr Burke did some locum work and was a partner in a General Practice in Paddington, Sydney. He then left the Paddington Practice in 1977 and travelled around Australia.  During this time he was employed with the WA Government in the Pilbara, before coming back … Read More

Tim the Yowie Man

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So-named after spotting an unusual creature in Canberra’s Brindabella Mountains in 1994, Tim the Yowie Man is one of Canberra’s leading environmentalists. Tim uses his moniker of a cryptonaturalist (the study of strange or hidden phenomena) as a vehicle to raise awareness for all sorts of environmental issues – from threatened species to water quality. He hosts numerous public programs aimed at increasing our appreciation of the natural environment for national institutions including the National Museum of Australia and Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve and in 2008 he was nominated for Australian of the Year for his work in raising awareness of environmental issues, … Read More

Tony Sharley – Director

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Tony Sharley graduated with a Masters Degree in Science in 1992 from Monash University following attainment of a Degree in Applied Science from Canberra College of Advanced Education (now Canberra University) in 1981. Tony has spent the past 33 years working in natural resource management roles with emphasis on water management helping to sustain Australian rivers and wetlands. His roles have included: Research Assistant in the Alligator Rivers Region in Kakadu National Park, Technical Officer in soils and irrigation management in the Riverland of South Australia. Catchment Scientist with the Murray Darling Basin Commission in Canberra. Manager of Banrock Station … Read More

New Bridge Over River Kwai Now Underway

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Paul Kelly comes to Warren

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RiverSmart Campaign For Algae Elimination

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