Keynote Speaker

Annemaree Docking

Agribusiness Officer, City of Whittlesea

Annemaree is an Agricultural Scientist, Permaculture Designer, Farmer and advocate for the natural environment.

Annemaree started her career in the private agricultural sector working in a range of enterprises including beef cattle, merino fine wool production, dairy, Thoroughbred breeding and viticulture. She spent three years with the Department of Primary Industries (Biosecurity Victoria and the Meat and Wool Team) before moving to local government on the peri-urban fringe of Melbourne, where she has offered landholders environmental and agricultural support for the past seven years.

Annemaree currently farms sixty-five hectares in central Victoria using permaculture principles on her mixed farming enterprise which includes beef, sheep, poultry, olives & vegetable production.