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Contact Us

Meet the AWI Extension TAS team, and current Producer Advisory Panel (PAP) members

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James Tyson BAgrSc MBA

Project Manager
AWI Extension TAS
james@awiextensiontas.com
0477 764 072

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Emily King

National Extension Manager
Australian Wool Innovation
emily.king@wool.com
0437 523 036

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Kevin Wilde

GM, Consultation and Engagement
Australian Wool Innovation
kevin.wilde@wool.com
0436 031 277

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Emma Boon, PAP Chair

Woolgrower, Mount Vernon
Kempton, TAS
em_downie@hotmail.com
0438 596 144

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Chris Badcock, PAP Member

Woolgrower, Fairbank
Hagley, TAS
fairbankprimelamb@gmail.com
0438 775 285

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George Gatenby, PAP Member

Woolgrower, Bicton
Campbell Town, TAS
isisvalleylamb@gmail.com
0409 196 492

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Knox Heggaton, PAP Member

Woolgrower, Heggaton Agribusiness
Perth, TAS
knox@heggatonagribusiness.com.au
0418 125 253

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Will Downie, PAP Member

Woolgrower, Hazelwood Farm
Copping, TAS
wdownie@hazelwoodfarm.com.au
0408 123 305

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Andrew Archer, PAP Member

Woolgrower, Chester
Westwood, TAS
asarcher3@gmail.com
0429 194 379

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Guy Ellis, PAP Member

Woolgrower, Humbie
Bothwell, TAS
guyandfi@gmail.com
0459 210 164

Previous Panel members

Producer priorities for AWI Extension TAS – and previously, Sheep Connect Tasmania – are identified by our Producer Advisory Panel, with reference to AWI's Strategic Plan.

The Panel provides strategic guidance to the program, and consists of Tasmanian sheep and wool growers, AWI representatives, and the AWI Extension TAS Project Manager.

Previous PAP members include:

  • Julian von Bibra, Beaufront
  • Rob Tole, Greenvale
  • Kirstie Anderson, Benham
  • Julian Cotton, Kelvedon
  • Adam Stobart, Woodmount Run
  • Anthony Weeding, Weedington
  • Rob O'Connor, Benham
  • Chris Headlam, Lowes Park
  • Adam Greenhill, Gala Estate
  • John Taylor, Winton
  • Tim McShane, Stockman Stud
  • Cate Morrison, St Peters Pass
  • Matt Dunbabin, Bangor.

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