dunblane pastoral holdings
Dunblane is a 15,000Ha wool sheep property on the eastern edge of the Mitchell grass pastoral zone in central western Queensland and is located west of Barcaldine on the Landsborough Highway. Dunblane has run merino wool sheep for over 90 years. Our rainfall is predominantly summertime with an average annual rainfall of 490mm.
The business is run by David and Genevieve Counsell. David, a graduate of the Mackinnon Project, a farm consultancy and advisory group operating out of the University of Melbourne Vet School, holds degrees in Veterinary Science and several other business qualifications including an MBA from the University of New England. David is actively involved in a wide range of agricultural and farm consultancy activities in addition to running Dunblane Pastoral Holdings. Genevieve has a Bachelor of Science and prior to Dunblane Pastoral Holdings, had a career in multinational corporates working in the sales, marketing and human resources areas.