Lauren Brisbane is the Director of QCamel on the Sunshine Coast and is currently Chair of the Australian Camel Industry Association, she has been Chair and a founding member for the past 7 years.
She advises both Federal and State Governments on the development of the camel industry in Australia and NGO’s on industry matters. She was the only industry member on the Australian Feral Camel Management Project 2009 – 2014 and advises Government on the developing camel dairy industry in Australia.
She has worked in agri-business in Queensland for the past 18 years and has worked in the camel industry in Australia for the past 12 years.
She was the Queensland Board Member for Australian Women in Agriculture from 2010 – 2012.
Lauren is passionate about the development of the camel industry as an alternate pastoral industry, its development throughout Indigenous Australia, and developing a world class camel milk industry.
Her expertise extends to camel dairy development, husbandry, breeding, land management, co-grazing with cattle, milk production, product development, marketing, sustainability and organic production.
In a previous life Lauren has worked in Tourism and the Fashion industry in both London and Australia.