The Council

The AASMB Council or Board of Directors are responsible for setting the policy and direction of the Association whilst the CEO is responsible for the administration and secretarial functions of the AASMB. 

 AASMB COUNCIL

Executive Committee 

PRESIDENT - PETER MEYER

peter meyerPeter’s involvement with the Wool Industry spans some 40 years, with a great passion for this natural fibre. He has been on the Australian Association of Stud Merino Breeders (AASMB) Committee as Vice President for the last 3 years and some 5 years in total. He is also a committee member and past President of the South Australian Stud Merino Sheepbreeders’ Association, as well as Co-Chairperson of the successful World Merino Insight which was held in 2016 in South Australia.

Peter has been running a mixed farming operation for forty years. He is married to Julie, with two married sons - Brett and Paul - and six grandchildren. The family have land holdings at Brinkworth, in the mid north of South Australia and at Tintinara in the south east of South Australia, which carry the Mulloorie Merino and Poll Merino Studs, which were established in 1979 and 1982 respectively.


VICE- PRESIDENT - MAX WILSON

max wilsonMax Wilson has been on the AASMB Council since 2016 and is currently President of the Qld Merino Stud Sheepbreeders’ Association, which he has been directly involved in for some 10 years. In addition, Max has been involved with his local sheep show since 1976 on a continuous basis, including President for 2 years. He has been showing sheep for many years and enjoys the opportunities to meet and mix with other Breeders in our industry.

Max’s family drew the original 10000 acre Wilgunya block in 1953 when various ballots were conducted after WW2 and country reclaimed off the Australian Pastoral Company. Since then he has purchased another 3 properties totaling 40,000 acres, which includes 6000 acres of dryland farming. The Wilgunya Merino Stud was registered in 1979. Max lives on the property with his wife Heather and eldest son Benn.

Council as at May 2020

PRESIDENT

     

P.S. Meyer

Mulloorie

PO Box 45

BRINKWORTH  SA  5464

Tel/Fax:

Mobile:

Email:

08 8846 2077

0408 089 669

mulloorie@activ8.net.au

VICE PRESIDENT

     

M. Wilson

Wilgunya

“Wilgunya”

DIRRANBANDI  QLD  4486

Tel:

Mobile:

Email:

07 4625 8214

0427 258214

mwilson@westnet.com.au 

TREASURER      

Peter Rogers

 

2266 Telangatuk, East-Rocklands Road

TELANGATUK EAST VIC 3401

Tel:

Mobile:

Email:

03 5388 2257

0427 882 257

yulong2266@gmail.com

 

Delegates 

* Denotes State President

Currently being updated - refer to AASMB CEO for information on E:  office@merinos.com.au

 

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