Organisation Structure

People of the Friends of the Heysen Trail

As a not-for-profit organisation that is staffed by volunteers, we welcome people to volunteer for roles such as leading walks, trail maintenance, trail greening, office administration, management and marketing.

Council Members

  • Melanie Sjoberg (President)
  • Julian Monfries (Secretary)
  • Stephen Salib-Brown (Treasurer)
  • Carol Homewood
  • Colin Edwards
  • Dom Henschke
  • Greg Boundy
  • John M Wilson
  • John Newland
  • Neil Nosworthy
  • Robert Alcock
  • Robyn Quinn

Walk Committee

  • Adam Matthews (Walk Committee Chair)
  • Carol Homewood
  • Dean Mortimer
  • John Babister
  • Julian Monfries
  • Margaret Fletcher
  • Mark Curtis
  • Mark Fletcher
  • Simon Cameron
  • Vicki Barrett

Honorary Membership Committee

  • Julian Monfries (Honorary Membership Committee Chair)
  • Colin Edwards
  • Sadie Leupold

Office Coordinator

  • Dom Henschke

Office Committee

  • David Rattray O A M
  • David Weinel
  • Dom Henschke
  • Erica Gordon
  • Erika Guess
  • Eve Buckley
  • Jack Marcelis
  • John M Wilson
  • Neil Nosworthy
  • Valerie Boundy

Office Staff

  • Anna Ciccarelli
  • Cathy Bowditch
  • Christine Porter
  • David Rattray O A M
  • Dom Henschke
  • Elayne Sanders
  • Elizabeth Rogers
  • Erica Gordon
  • Erika Guess
  • Eve Buckley
  • Gilbert Downs
  • Graham Loveday
  • Jack Marcelis
  • John M Wilson
  • Judy McAdam
  • Julia McLachlan
  • Julian Monfries
  • Neil Nosworthy
  • Suzanne Mausolf
  • Valerie Boundy
  • Vicki Cahalan

Trailwalker Editor

  • Josh West

Bookkeepers

  • John M Wilson
  • Margaret Fletcher
  • Mariia Newland
  • Tina Behnke

Maintenance Coordinator

  • Colin Edwards

Maintenance Section Leaders

The Heysen Trail is maintained through a coordinated effort between different groups, bodies and individual hikers.

  • Albert Schmidke
  • Daniel Jardine
  • Dom Henschke
  • Gavin Campbell
  • Graham Loveday
  • Hermann Schmidt
  • Hugh Greenhill
  • Ian Thomas Harding
  • Jerry Foster
  • John Babister
  • John Newland
  • Richard Webb
  • Roger Dunn
  • Ron Capel
  • Simon Cameron

Walk Leaders

Volunteers lead walks on our walk programme.

  • Adam Matthews
  • Alan Davis
  • Aled Jones
  • Andrea Gillin
  • Andrew McDonald
  • Annabelle Schuttloffel
  • Audrey Sclanders
  • Bill van Riet
  • Bruce Dolman
  • Carol Homewood
  • Catherine Anderson
  • Cathy Bowditch
  • Chris Allen
  • Christine Porter
  • Christopher Gower
  • Dana Florea
  • Daniel Jardine
  • David Bowey
  • David Szilassy
  • Dean Mortimer
  • Dom Henschke
  • Dom Henschke
  • Erika Guess
  • Graham Bald
  • Graham Jobling
  • Greg Boundy
  • Heather Thompson
  • Helen Morgante
  • Heysen Admin
  • James Wenzel
  • Jennine Vine
  • John Babister
  • Jon Holbrook
  • Judith Ellis
  • Judy McAdam
  • Julian Monfries
  • Julie Testi
  • Kara Turner
  • Karin Agostino
  • Kevin Crawshaw
  • Kevin Liddiard
  • Kevin Ward
  • Leanne Bell
  • Liz Bowey
  • Louise McNeil
  • Lyn Wood
  • Margaret Fletcher
  • Maria Bootle
  • Mark Curtis
  • Mark Fletcher
  • Marlene Henschke
  • Mary Cartland
  • Melanie Sjoberg
  • Michael Agostino
  • Michael Joyce
  • Michael Middleton
  • Noeleen Smith
  • Paul Cahalan
  • Paul Gill
  • Paul Saxby
  • Pete Dreyer
  • Peter Clark
  • Peter Deacon
  • Peter Larsson
  • Peter Solomon
  • Philip Bell
  • Robin Sharland
  • Robyn Coburn
  • Robyn Quinn
  • Rosemary Hayward
  • Samantha McCarty
  • Simon Cameron
  • Stephen Salib-Brown
  • Suzanne Matthews
  • Toni Clarke
  • Valerie Boundy
  • Vas Dolman
  • Vicki Barrett
  • Vicki Cahalan
  • William Vine

Patron

His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AO, Governor of South Australia, Patron of Friends of the Heysen TrailHis Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AC, Governor of South Australia

C. Warren Bonython AO*
Founding Patron 1986-2012

Ambassadors

Ron Kandelaars, ambassador of the Friends of the Heysen TrailRon Kandelaars

Joshua West, Heysen Trail trekker

Honorary Members

* deceased