Manager, Urrbrae House Historic Precinct
Lynette manages the heritage buildings of the Urrbrae House Historic Precinct and is responsible for the museum’s collections and education programs. She is a social historian with a strong commitment to educational and community outreach. In addition, Lynette is the author of The Waite: a social and scientific history of the Waite Agricultural Research Institute (2014).
Ph: 8313 7425
Co-ordinator, Urrbrae House
Amanda works part-time Monday-Wednesday. She facilitates events, handles bookings and co-ordinates volunteers within the Urrbrae House Historic Precinct. Amanda also deals with general enquiries.
Ph: 8313 7497
Administrative Assistant, Urrbrae House
Erica works part-time on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and is an integral part of the administration and smooth running of the house.
Ph: 8313 7110
Dr Jennifer Gardner
(Photo by Keryn Stevens)
Dr Jennifer Gardner
Curator, Waite Arboretum
Manager, Waite Conservation Reserve
Jennifer is passionate about trees and all aspects of the natural environment. She has been in charge of the Arboretum since 1986 and has implemented many new initiatives. She has managed the Waite Conservation Reserve since its establishment in 1991, overseeing the restoration of the Grey Box Grassy Woodland, and she also has responsibility for the management and development of gardens of Urrbrae House Historic Precinct.
When Jennifer is on leave, Dr Kate Delaporte is the Acting Curator of the Waite Arboretum and Manager of the Waite Conservation Reserve. She may be contacted by phone 83137405 or email email@example.com
Ph: 8313 7405
Fax: 8313 6826
Erica works part-time on Tuesdays and Fridays. She provides administrative support for the Waite Arboretum and co-ordinates volunteers in the Urrbrae House gardens and Waite Arboretum.
Fax: 8313 7110
Groundsperson, Waite Arboretum
Andrew assists in the care, maintenance and conservation of the Waite Arboretum.
Ph: 0488 468 501