• STEPHEN SQUIRES

    Stephen ‘Squiz’ Squires is one of those guys that everyone knows in his home state of Western Australia. He’s got this presence in the wool industry that is not only loved, but adrmired. Respected. Chatting to Squiz he’s a pretty laid back guy, one of those who you just fall easily into conversation with and can quite happily stay there for a few hours. I spent two days with him, being chauffeured around the great southern district of WA visiting woolgrowing properties, getting to know him and tapping into his wealth of knowledge of the wool industry. Growing up on the family farm at Mukinbudin in the Central Wheat Belt,…

  • PETER MAHER

    Peter Maher

    Peter started out as a woolshed all rounder – rousy, classer and penning up. For five years he was happy in his job until he saw bigger things on his horizon and branched out to shearing contracting. He soon figured out that it wasn’t the shearing industry that was fueling his passion, it was actually wool. Under the wing of Geoffrey Beath from Bryton Wool, Peter started his first operation in what he describes as a shed as big as a phone box. His clients were predominantly woolgrowers that he had worked for during his shearing contracting days. Peter’s passion for wool kept on driving him further. He is a…

error: Content is protected !!