Reason you started refereeing?
Took up the whistle at university as I realized there was a career path in refereeing and I wanted to give back. I wasn’t a great player so it seemed the next best thing!
Best on-field rugby highlights?
PNG v Cook Islands in Port Moresby 2000
South Africa v NZ Cape Town 2001
Ireland v France Dublin 2001
Best off-field rugby highlights?
Meeting a diverse range of people around the world. Wine, food, history, culture, scenery. Any tour anywhere in the world!
Occupation and interests outside of rugby?
Pathway Services Manager – Officiating at ARU.
Indigenous education & charity work.
Travel , wine, food, fitness.
Best refereeing advice you’ve been given?
Referee what is in front of you.
Focus on what you can control.
Learn from your peers and most importantly understand the game through seeking feedback from players and coaches.