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Tim Allard
Tim Allard
Position
National Operations Manager
Special skills / qualifications
Jack of all trades.
What did you do before AWC?
General Manager at ALS Industrial (Engineering, laboratory testing services), and prior to that, many years roving around the construction sector on power, water and defence projects. I am also a very good beach volleyball player.
Favourite animal protected by AWC
Numbat.
Favourite place on an AWC sanctuary
Calvert River, Pungalina-Seven Emu. A fantastic wild river that is effectively untouched.
Top three animals you would like to see (or have seen) in the wild
Seen: Cheetah, Gorillas.

Like to see: Cuscus - lots of effort looking at Piccaninny Plains, but still have not seen one...
If you could visit any three places on the planet
Patagonia, Alaska, and SW Tasmania.
Other interesting stuff
I spent 10 years in the Navy (87-97), visiting every continent except for South America. We were the first Australian ship to be snowed on since WWII, off Naples in the Mediterranean. I left these delights to go and work in the Pilbara...