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Rex Manson, researcher and facilitator.

Outcomes through reasearch and facilitiation.

Name:                                  Rex Manson


Mobile:                                                0410642916


ABN:                                      45562055215

August 2011 – current    Certificate IV in Local Government Administration

2000 – 2002                         Flinders University studied Cultural Tourism ( 1 year study) and B.A ( Maj. Geography) 1 year  then deferred.


MS Office suite,  Web site  development.


2006 – 2010                         City of Onkaparinga

                                                Mid-South Coast Ward, Elected Member

Duties:                                  Communication and customer service both internal and external

                                                Public speaking, Planning and Organising Council projects.

                                                Report writing and research skills.           

                                                Civic and Community knowledge

Achievements:                 Successfully worked on City of Onkaparinga Planning Committee 2006-2008 and Development Assessment panel and member  of Audit committee Oct 2008-2010.


2003-2011                            Research work and Resource Management Consultation

                                                2011  Natural Resource Management capability local advisory group member.

                                                2009-2011   Member Encounter Marine local advisory group.

                                                2007 Monitoring and Evaluation report prepared for Alinytjara  Wilurara Natural Resource Management Board.

                                                2005-2007 Natural Resource Management task force member – seeking solutions to high silt load exiting the Christie Creek catchment which was depleting the temperate reef system within Port Noarlunga Aquatic reserve.

                                                2002-2003 Dept. of Water Resources SA (Murray-Darling) prepared document for ‘The cultural, social and economic impacts of lowered lake water levels on tourism and recreation around Lake Alexandrina and Lake Albert’.

1971-1999                            Australia Post



 2005                                      Submission on Marine protected areas/Stormwater management Environment, Resources and Development Committee SA Parliament

2004                                       Cooperative project – UNESCO, International year of Freshwater.

2001                                       Senate Enquiry into ‘The management of water in Australian cities’.

1999                                       Federal Government Enquiry into    Catchment Management.

1992-98                          Member, multi agency/business, Christie Creek   Catchment group.

1991-present               Co chair of Friends of (Living) Christie Creek

                                                Voluntary Publications:

1999 Second Australian Stream Management Conference 

1999 Stream Management and Education for Sustained Communities

(P.147 Conference proceedings, The challenge of Rehabilitating Australia’s Streams 8-11 Feb 1999).



Contact details
Phone 83262916
Mobile 0410642916

Earth Spinning


March 2011