Bachelor with honors, Sydney University, Australia, 1967. Master of Arts, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia, 1970.
Lecturer Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Australia, 1973—1974. Contract lecturer Footscray Institute of Technology (now Victoria University of Technology), 1974—1983. Academy assessor Deakin University, Geelong, Australia, 1983—1996.
Director Yanagang Public (formerly Vaughan Willoughby Public), Melbourne, since 1987, Gallery Without Walls, Melbourne, since 1990. Founding tutor Footscray (Australia) Community Arts Center, 1975-1984. Guest lecturer arts Interstate Universities, Adelaide, 1978.
Community arts officer Nunawading City Council, Melbourne, 1979-1982. Guest composer Utassy Ballet, Nachtmusique Chamber Group, Melbourne, 1984-1996. Researcher, writer Australia Council, Sydney, 1985-1987.
Board member Dandenong Ranges Cultural Center, Melbourne, 1997.
Founding member Croydon Community Service Group, Melbourne, 1974, Community Arts Network, Melbourne, 1975-1984. Founder Burnt Bridge Orchestras, since 1995. Environmental consultant Environment Victoria, Koonung Mullum Forestway Association, Candlebark Community Nursery, Croydon City Council, Melbourne, 1988-2001.
Instigator, chief co-coordinator Focus on Water, 2005. Member Australian Geography Society, Australian Conservation Foundation, Australian Performing Rights Association, University Sydney Alumni Association (life), Sydney University Arts Association (life), Croydon Conservation Society (life), Dandenong Ranges Community Cultural Center (life), Melbourne Composers League.