• We've come a long way

    From a humble beginning in 1924 the NSW rice industry has grown to become a major contributor to Australia's wealth

  • 245,000 tonnes of rice produced in 2016
  • 412 farms producing rice
  • 22,466 hectares of harvested area

Board Members

The Board consists of seven members, three of whom are elected by growers, and four who are nominated by the Minister for Primary Industries.

Members are usually appointed for a four year term with two member's terms ending July 2018, two in December 2019 and three in December 2021.

The current Board members are:

  • Ms Victoria Taylor, GIA(Cert), GAICD - Chair
  • Mr John J Culleton, csc, BA, pcfsc, GAICD - Deputy Chair
  • Ms Robyn Clubb, BEc, CA, F Fin, MAICD
  • Mrs Gillian Kirkup MAICD
  • Mr Douglas Hocking HDA, GDE
  • Mr John Bradford, MAICD
  • Mr Ian Mason