Founding Patrons

The late Berek Segan AM OBE
Marysia Segan

Life Members

Michael Bottomley
Phee Broadway OAM
Mary Harris
Geoff Hocking
Lyndal McClure
Gary McClure
Lyndal McClure
Ian O’Halloran OAM
Val Victor-Gordon
Christopher Whitehead


Chair: Julie Millowick
Deputy Chair: Mandy Grinblat
Secretary: Anthony Bateman
Treasurer: Sandrah Crabb
Mark Anstey
Janice Burgess
Gianni D’Ortenzio
Paula Ewing
Bill Forrest
Lucy Mayes
Christine Nixon


Festival Director: Glyn Roberts
General Manager: Krista Horbatuik
Patrons Manager: Val Victor-Gordon
Creative Producer: Henriette Kassay-Schuster
Production Manager: John O’Donnell
Marketing & PR Manager: Jen Toogood
Marketing Coordinator: Rachel Valentyne
Partnership Coordinator: Yasmine O’Sullivan
Education Coordinator: Kate Stones
Volunteers Coordinator: Sarah Myles
Bookkeeper: Bronwyn Dawson
Goods Shed Fundraising Coordinator: Donna Cusack

Office Volunteers

Lorrainne Callister
Mary Harris
Kerry Parker
Maxine Tester

Website Design & Management

Our Thanks
The Board and staff of the Castlemaine State Festival wish to thank all of our sponsors, donors & supporters, and the many volunteers who are integral to the success of the Festival.