Gary Potts – Chairperson/Treasurer

Gary has been a regular visitor to Bega Valley for 30 years and has lived near Bermagui for the past 5 years.

He is now a company director after a career in the Federal Treasury, with degrees in economics and business administration.

He also owns and operates a local winery, Rusty Fig Wines.

Sue Horton – Secretary

Sue’s bio details.


Debra McGufficke

Debbie has lived in the Valley since 1998.  Originally from Cooma, Debbie is a chartered accountant and worked in tax and business services for two Bega accounting firms from 2000 to 2012.

Since 2012 Debbie has worked as a Finance Manager for local businesses with the aim of helping them work smarter.

As well as her work for Mumbulla Debbie is also an active member and treasurer of the Bega Show Society.  Debbie lives with her husband Michael at Kalaru with their two dogs and for fun she loves running half marathons, photography and golf.


Christine Walters

After falling in love with the Bega Valley and spending holidays in the area over a period of 15 years, Chris and her husband retired from the Central Coast of NSW to their home in Cobargo in January 2015.

Before making the move to the South Coast, Chris’ career was spent as an Administration Manager and Project Manager in multi-national corporations, most recently in the vocational education sector.  From 2002 to 2009 Chris owned and managed an Event Management business, managing events for Not for Profit organisations, Local Government and corporate clients.

Chris has experience working with community groups and has quickly become involved in the Bega Valley community with the YESS program in schools and the Mumbulla Foundation.  Her hobbies include art, music, literature and cooking.

Michael Britten

Michael’s bio details.

Olwen Morris

Olwen’s bio details.