• ACT Vegwatch Manual – A Guide to Monitoring Native Vegetation in the ACT, 2014
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of a Riparian Project in New South Wales – Boorowa River Recovery Case Study, Proceedings of the 6th Australian Stream Management Conference, Canberra 2012
  • Key Ingredients for the Successful Implementation of Riparian Rehabilitation Programs, Proceedings of the 5th Australian Stream Management Conference, Albury 2007
  • Lake Burley Griffin Willow Management Plan, 2006
  • Riverways – Shortcuts to River Management Information in Australia, 2005
  • Planting Companion – A Guide to Native Revegetation in the ACT Region, 2005
  • Picaree Hill Management Plan, 2004
  • Landscapes Under Fire (co-author) – partnership with CSIRO, 2003
  • Bidgee Banks – Charting a Course for River Restoration (co-author), 2003







Fellow of the Peter Cullen Trust


Masters Degree, Integrated Water Management, International Water Centre (scholarship), University of Queensland (2013)

[Deans commendation for high achievement]


Postgraduate Certificate in River Restoration and Management – Charles Sturt University (2005)


Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science) – Charles Sturt University (2004)

Associate Diploma of Applied Science in Animal Science - Canberra Institute of Technology (1993)

Boorowa Community Australia Day Landcare Award Recipient (2014)


Finalist, Telstra Business Womens Award - ACT Division (2009)

NRM experience

​​​QuAlificationS

GrassRoots Environmental - see Projects / Consultancies


Woodlands and Wetlands Trust

  • ​Program Manager (2015-current)


Greening Australia (2000-2015)

  • Rivers of Carbon ($1.8 million) – partnership with Australian River Restoration Centre
  • Whole of Paddock Rehabilitation (WOPR) project  ($2 million)
  • Boorowa River Recovery ($2.1 million) – Lachlan Natural Resource Management Awards winner 2006 and 2009, NSW State Landcare Award Finalist 2008, Banksia Award Finalist 2009, United Nations Association of Australia Finalist 2010, National Riverprize Finalist 2014
  • GreenGrid ($1 million)
  • ACT River Rescue ($1 million)
  • Gundaroo Gaps ($70 000)
  • Picaree Hill Project ($160 000) – State Landcare Award Finalist 2008
  • ACT River Rescue ($1 million)
  • Cotter Bushfire Rehabilitation ($100 000 initially; developed into multi-million dollar Banksia Award winning project - ACT LandKeepers)
  • Landscapes Under Fire – major research project (managed by CSIRO)
  • Murrumbidgee River Restoration Project ($1 million) managed in partnership with Murrumbidgee Catchment Management Authority
  • Bidgee Banks project ($1.5 million) – Winner, UN Award 2003 and Banksia Award 2002


ACT Parks and Conservation Service (1995-2000)

  • ACT Murrumbidgee River Riparian Rehabilitation Project ($30 000) ACT Landcare Award
  • Murrumbidgee River Corridor, Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, Namadgi National Park, Canberra Nature Park

Publications