John grew up in the Southern Highlands on a sheep and stud Hereford cattle property at Taralga. After attendingAgCollege and working on several properties throughout the Riverina and finishing his professionalwoolclassingcertificate he landed a job as a wool and skin buyer based at Wagga Wagga through the early nineties
John thencommenced his agency career with Wesfarmers Dalgety in Goulburn in 1996 where he started as a “stockie”.Hisknowledge of stock and markets took him across much of Sthn NSW buying & selling at major calf sales and suchatGoulburn, Crookwell, Braidwood and into the Monaro. He became livestock manager and also managed a branch thereandhad a “quick play” in the real estate game.
In 2007 John moved with his young family to Dubbo and into thestudstock side of Landmark’s business. He says he has clients now across 4 states and organises, oversees andauctionsat many of Landmarks major National sales events such as the Poll Hereford, Shorthorn, Merino and DorperNationalsthat are hosted at Dubbo and throughout central NSW.