Hydrography Commission Committee

The Commission is administered by the Hydrography Commission National Committee (HCNC) under the policies and rules of the SSSI and is comprised of a Chair person, members and an ex-officio member.

The Chair of the Australasian Hydrographic Surveyors Certification Panel, or his/her nominee is the ex-officio member.

The Chair of the Hydrography Commission must be a Level 1 certified hydrographic surveyor. In accordance with the SSSI Constitution, HCNC members are elected by members of the Commission, and serve for a two-year term. 

Recognising the objectives of the Commission, each Committee member has responsibility for oversight of one or more of the following groups of activities:

  • Chair/Secretariat/Treasurer
  • Legislation/Advocacy
  • Public Relations and Communications
  • Education
  • CPD
  • FIG Commission 4 Liaison and Representation
  • Relationship Building
  • Certification

Sub committees are formed from time to time to address issues as they arise.

Owen Cantrill

Owen Cantrill

Vice-Chair (Qld) Connect with Owen Cantrill on LinkedIn
Jennifer Brindle

Jennifer Brindle

HC Communications Rep (SA) Connect with Jennifer Brindle on LinkedIn
Stuart Caie

Stuart Caie

Chair, SSNZ Hydrography Professional Stream Connect with Stuart Caie on LinkedIn
David Field

David Field

Chair for the HE Award (NZ North)
Fiona Freeman, CDRE

Fiona Freeman, CDRE

AHSCP Chair (ex-officio) (ACT) Connect with Fiona Freeman, CDRE on LinkedIn
Simon Ironside

Simon Ironside

National Committee Vice-Chair (NZ South) Connect with Simon Ironside on LinkedIn
Paul Kennedy

Paul Kennedy

FIG WG 4.1 Vice-Chair (WA) Connect with Paul Kennedy on LinkedIn
Jasbir Randhawa

Jasbir Randhawa

Treasurer (AHSCP Secretary) (NSW)
Celine Roux

Celine Roux

National Rep (QLD) Connect with Celine Roux on LinkedIn
Wendy Stewart, CMDR

Wendy Stewart, CMDR

(ACT)