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Management Committee

Noosa & District Landcare is a dynamic and proactive organisation committed to achieving long term environmental outcomes.


L-R: Wade Homes, Geoff Black, Kim Barnes, Phil Moran, Paul O’Hare, Paul Steels, Dick Barnes

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Kim Barnes

Chair – Dr Kim Barnes

  • PhD
  • Teacher and academic background in the school and university education systems
  • Extensive experience in sustainability and environmental education
Geoff Black

Secretary – Geoff Black

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
  • Graduate Diploma in Development Studies
  • Diploma of Conservation and Land Management
  • Extensive background in land and community development and natural resource management
Richard Barnes

Treasurer – Richard Barnes

  • MA in Engineering and Business Studies
  • Extensive corporate financial experience
  • Sustainable beef farmer at “Bellbird Homestead”
Paul Steels

Committee Member – Paul Steels

  • Bachelor of Environmental Science
  • Founding Member of Noosa & District Landcare
  • Extensive experience in community-based conservation
Wade Holmes

Committee Member – Wade Holmes

  • 30 years Geotechnician (Soil Tester)
  • Owner/Manager Australian Soil Investigations
  • Land for Wildlife member and passionate about preserving and protecting Nature.
Paul O'Hare

Committee Member – Paul O’Hare

  • Honours degree in Agricultural Science
  • Founding and life member of Noosa and District Landcare Group
  • Over 40 years’ experience working as a horticulturist with commercial industries in the Noosa district
  • Life member of the Australian Macadamia Society
  • Chair of the Macadamia Conservation Trust
Phillip Moran

Committee Member – Phillip Moran

  • Diploma of Conservation and Land Management
  • Extensive management experience
  • Extensive natural resource management background
  • Broad representation on industry boards: Local, State, Federal
  • Wide range of Community support programs
  • Owns Burrawingee Nature Refuge

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