Annemaree Docking

B.Applied Science (Agriculture); Diploma of Carbon Management; Permaculture Design Certificate

Annemaree is an Agricultural Scientist, Permaculture Designer, Farmer and passionate advocate for the natural environment. Her professional qualifications include a Bachelor of Applied Science (Agriculture), Diploma of Carbon Management, Permaculture Design Certificate as well as biosecurity, workplace training and community development qualifications.

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. She also continues breeding Clydesdale Sport Horses, which have been a passion for the past fifteen years.

An enthusiastic community member, Annemaree has held voluntary positions in Pony Club, Adult Riding Club, Landcare, BEAM Mitchell Environment Group and a number of advisory groups.