Dip M, DipBusStudies
Head of Agribusiness, Transaction Services
Licence QLD 3389684 - NT REL 1392 -NSW 20044110
Rawdon is a direct and to the point communicator that focuses on clients long term outcomes and objectives. Rawdon is a 5th generation rural land owner in Central QLD, well known as an Agribuiness Broker who follows through on what he says. A regarded negotiator that is versatile, adaptive and outcome driven.
Rawdon is a focused specialist within Beef, Cotton, Horticulture & Grain commodity disciplines of agricultural that are either corporate farmers and traditional farming family owners or operators.
Colliers has enabled Rawdon to partner with some of Colliers finest people & platforms to ensure the clients brief is delivered from preparation to settlement for any asset Sale, Lease or J.V.
Rawdon’s Agribusiness Track Record:
2020- Thames Past Co sale of 550,000 Ha of NT pastoal assets & over 36,000 head of Beef Cattle inclusive of the $70M sale price;
2019- 49% Capital Placement into existing Cubbie Station Qld farmland, processing & business ($ Confidentail)
2017- 50% Capital Placement of $122,000,000 within an established Cotton Farming company as a true JV;
Sale of Billabalong for $22,750,000 for the Veivers family;
Sale of Australia’s largest Macadamia Farm Portfolio to Euro based buyers;
Sale of Clover Downs Sale for Hassad Australia Pty Ltd for $26.5 Million;
Sale of Aroona Station NT to HPPL including over 15,000 head to HPPL;
Sale of Lynora Downs via Rolleston Qld to ASX-RFF for $25,000,000;
Sale of Opal Creek Qld, 30,000 SCU licenced Feedlot 4,100ha for the Lane Family for $6,200,000;
Sale of Riveren & Inverway Station NT, 550,000ha plus 41,300 head to HPPL;
Sale of Dukes Plain Qld 7,900ha for $6,000,000;
Sale of Dooloograh Stations, Qld 40,200ha for $8,000,000;
Sale of Elizabeth Downs, Northern Territory 205,000ha for $16,600,000 to Chinese HNWI;
Sale of Boongargil Farm, Qld, 4,200ha to CK Property Holdings for $26.85M;
Sale of GMO Renewable Resources, USA, sugarcane land in North Queensland for $15 million;
Sale of LaBelle Downs & Welltree Station NT to AA Co for $27.1 million; and
Sale of Bengerang Farms in Garah, New South Wales for $20.4 million to Bengerang Limited.
Rockhampton Grammar School
Dalby Agriculture College Cert. 3 Agriculture
Dip. of Ag. Science
Dip. of Ag. Business Management
Memberships & Involvements
Fully Licensed Real Estate Agent QLD, NSW & Northern Territory.
National Director, Transaction Services | Rural & Agribusiness
Duncan is a National Director within the Agribusiness Transactions Services team, with a background steeped in corporate advisory and restructure over a broad range of industry sectors, in particular property and agribusiness.
He has wide experience and a substantial record of achievement in optimising value and implementing practical divestment solutions in the sale of large-scale rural landholdings and businesses across all industry sectors, including but not limited to livestock, dairy, irrigated and dryland cropping, horticulture, viticulture and forestry.
This includes specialist knowledge from initial assessment, sale strategy and marketing, price maximisation, negotiation, evaluation of highest and best offers and management of contract execution.
Duncan is based in Colliers International’s Melbourne office, responsible for the disposal of assets across Victoria, Tasmania and Southern New South Wales.
National Director | Agribusiness
Tim has been part of the Colliers Agribusiness transaction team since the creation of the division in 2007. Tim specialises in the sale and marketing of large commercial assets within the sector including the wine industry, forestry and horticultural industry.
State Chief Executive | Queensland
As the State Chief Executive of Queensland, Simon's responsibilities include overall supervision of the Queensland business comprising of 6 offices and over 300 staff. Simon also sits on the Australian Naional Executive Board.
Simon has been with Colliers for 25 years and is proud of the great culture of colloboration and knowledge sharing that delivers exceptional outcomes for our clients. Simon is heavily involved and has an excellent reputation in the Capital Markets area and has formed strong relationships with major investors and institutions both domestically and internationally.
During Simon's time with Colliers, he has completed mutliple transactions in the Industrial/Logistics asset class, settling over $10.1 billion in his career to date, and leasing over 650,000m². He has been responsible for some of the largest transactions in Queensland over the past 25 years.
Simon has over 30 years’ experience in the real estate industry and the agency having previously worked for Primac Elders as an auctioneer prior to joining Colliers International in 1998.
National Director, Transaction Services | Agribusiness
James is a National Director within the Agribusiness Transaction Services business line, with over seven years’ experience in the divestment of large scale rural holdings across all asset classes.
He has an extensive background in marketing and sales strategy, having successfully transacted several properties across various agricultural commodities, including livestock, dairy, irrigated and dryland cropping, horticulture and viticulture, to name but a few.
James is based in Colliers International’s Sydney office, responsible for the disposal of assets across New South Wales and throughout Australia.
Jesse is a registered Land Sales Representative with 17 years’ experience in representing private family, corporate, institutional and Government clients in the divestment and acquisition of medium to large scale agricultural property assets, ensuring that financial outcomes for clients are maximised.
Jesse has gained a broad knowledge of various types of land tenure including freehold and crown leasehold (including pastoral and perpetual leases) in all states of Australia and the Northern Territory.
Significant experience in negotiating complex property transactions for pastoral and grazing properties, horticulture properties, plantation forestry, intensive animal keeping, aquaculture, rural infrastructure assets and other specialised agricultural property assets and portfolios.
Jesse has an extensive national network of rural and property industry participants that include landowners, corporate companies, investors, service providers and state and federal Government agencies.