Contact Us

For further information on the Rust Bust or rust management strategies please contact: 

ACRCP Consultative Committee chairman:

Dr Andrew Milgate 
Senior Research Scientist
NSW Department of Primary Industries
Phone: 02 6938 1990

ACRCP Consultative Committee secretary:

Nick Willey
Plant Breeder
Dow AgroSciences ANZ
Phone: (02) 6765 4725

Australian Cereal Rust Survey Contacts:

Professor Robert Park 
Director, Australian Cereal Rust Control Program
Judith and David Coffey Chair in Sustainable Agriculture
Plant Breeding Institute | Faculty of Agriculture and Environment
The University of Sydney
Phone: 02 9351 8806

Dr Will Cuddy
NSW Department of Primary Industries
Elizabeth Macarthur Agricultural Institute, Menangle
And Plant Breeding Institute, the University of Sydney, Cobbitty
Phone: 02 9351 8871

Victorian Contact:

Dr Grant Hollaway 
Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources, Horsham
Phone: (03) 5362 2111

New South Wales Contacts:

Dr Andrew Milgate
ACRCP Consultative Committee Chair
Senior Research Scientist
NSW Department of Primary Industries, Wagga Wagga
Phone: 02  6938 1990

Dr Steven Simpfendorfer
Senior Research Scientist
NSW Department of Primary Industries, Tamworth
Phone: 0439 581 672

South Australian Contact:

Dr Hugh Wallwork
Principal Scientist, Cereal Pathology
Plant Research Centre
Phone: 08 8303 9382

Western Australian Contact:

Mr Geoff Thomas
Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia
South Perth
Phone: 08 9368 3262

Queensland Contact:

Mr Greg Platz
Principal Pathologist
Agri-Science Queensland
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries
Warwick, QLD, 4370
Phone: 07 4660 3633

Professor Stephen Neate
Professor, Crop Pathology
Centre for Crop Health
University of Southern Queensland
Toowoomba, QLD
Phone: 07 4631 1240

GRDC Contact:

Dr Ken Young
General Manager Crop Protection
Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)
PO Box 5367, Kingston, ACT, 2604 Australia
Phone: 02 6166 4500