RWC Welcomes Senior Environmental Consultant to Orange Office

23 October 2018

R.W. Corkery and Co. Pty Ltd (RWC) welcomes Gordon Barnes as a Senior Environmental Consultant to our team based in our Orange Office.

Gordon brings with him a wealth of practical experience, credibility and respect gained through a 30-year career in the mining and metals industry. Gordon’s skills and experience extend to:

  • an ability to navigate increasing legislative change through a significant background working with ASX-listed exploration companies and technical consulting services in Australia and overseas;
  • multi-sector leadership experience including Managing Director and Exploration Manager for a combined Four (4) different exploration companies. Gordon also is a member of the Society of Economic Geologists (SEG) and the Australian Institute of Geoscientists) (AIG) and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors;
  • strong interpersonal and influencing skills and an ability to listen and communicate with a range of stakeholders across different levels, combined with a true commitment to Client projects and the associated challenges;
  • sound judgement, issues focused, an ability to communicate clearly, succinctly, positively and in a forward focused way in writing, meetings and individual conversations; and
  • rich practical experience in the delivery of mining projects, a passion for sustainable project delivery and an appreciation of community and environment.


To compliment the extensive skills and experience, Gordon has a Bachelor of Science in Applied Geology from RMIT and a Master of Science from the University of Western Australia.

Gordon’s extensive experience in the mining industry makes him a valuable addition to the RWC team.

We congratulate Gordon on his appointment.