Our directors are all volunteers and unpaid for the many hours of work they have each contributed. They do it for the love of their sport and recreation pursuits and for their love of the Tamborine Mountain community.

Mr. John Flanagan BSocWk, Masters of Gestalt Therapy JCU


John has been the Director of How Now Solutions a small consultancy business in the health and community services sector since 2001. He completed both a Social Work Degree and a Masters in Gestalt Therapy at James Cook University and has practiced for over twenty years, initially working with young people and their families in several communities including Logan City, Brisbane and Ipswich and has specialised in areas of adolescent development, early intervention, suicide prevention and intervention. More recently he has worked with veterans and their families in relation to trauma and relationships. John designs and delivers a range of programs and training workshops for community, government and corporate organisation across Australia and New Zealand in consumer relationships, communication, organisational development and leadership.

John has lived on Tamborine Mountain since 2001 with his wife and children. He has coached soccer for the Mt Tamborine Eagles since 2009, starting with the under 6's and subsequently coached this team in the under 7's and 8's. John also is manager/player for the over 40's Bush Rats cricket te

Mrs Amanda Hardy

Director, Secretary-Treasurer

Amanda has spent nearly 30 years working in administration for a variety of businesses.  These range from marketing, public relations, construction, office equipment, and non for profit organisations.  She ran her own bookkeeping consultancy business for several years.

Amanda moved to the mountain 10 years ago and has worked locally for most of this time with Tamborine Mountain Electrical Services where she is a shareholder and office manager.

She spent 3 years as the Treasurer for the Tamborine Mountain State School P&C Association while her two boys were going to school there.  Amanda is currently the Treasurer for the Tamborine Mountain Eagles Soccer Club, a position she has held for 4 years.  Her first involvement with TMSA was as a delegate representative for the soccer club.

Mr Bret Arthur BE MIEAust (Civil College) CPEng RPEQ


Bret has years design and supervision experience as a structural engineer on large and small Industrial, commercial and residential projects and seven years' experience as a Civil design and supervision Engineer of residential and industrial subdivisions. His current position is Director of WESTERA PARTNERS PTY Consulting Civil and Structural Engineers with offices in Brisbane, Gold Coast and Kingscliff.

Bret is a member of the Tamborine Mountain Eagles Soccer Club committee member, referees co-ordinator and equipment officer. He has been associated with the soccer club for the past 11 years.

Mrs Tarla Elward


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Mr Ian Macallan


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Mr Tim Stinson


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Mr Steve Rowell


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