Contact us

We operate in five states across Australia. The best way to get in touch with us is below.

Phone: 1300 247 301  
Operates Monday to Friday between 9:00am – 5:00pm (AEDT)
Email: info@agrf.org.au

HEAD OFFICE  
AGRF                                            
Level 13, Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre
305 Grattan Street
Melbourne VIC 3000

Samples can be dropped off to the above address between 9am and 5pm weekdays.
Please access level 13 via the PINK Research lifts.

Address for couriers:
(note our loading dock is open from 8am to 4pm weekdays)
AGRF
VCCC Loading Dock
14 Flemington Road
North Melbourne VIC 3051

ABN - 63 097 086 292

Registered Office
AGRF
Gehrmann Laboratories, Research Rd
University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD 4072

 

State Offices

ACT

Account Manager
Oliver Distler
oliver.distler@agrf.org.au
Mobile: 04 5834 0245

Contact Details
Tel: 02 8627 3221
Fax: 02 9633 5907

Postal Address
PO Box 285 Westmead NSW 2145

NSW

Account Manager
Oliver Distler
oliver.distler@agrf.org.au
Mobile: 04 5834 0245

Contact Details
Tel: 02 8627 3221
Fax: 02 9633 5907

Node Supervisor
Bhawana Nain
bhawana.nain@agrf.org.au

Contact Details
Tel: +61 2 8627 3221
Fax: +61 2 9633 5907

Postal Address
PO Box 285 Westmead NSW 2145

Sample collection points

1

Sydney Node
The Westmead Institute for Medical Research

2

Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute

3

Kolling Institute
Fridge located in the Kolling Store room

NT

Account Manager
Renee Gallagher
Renee.Gallagher@agrf.org.au
Mobile: 0400 175 432

Contact Details
Tel: 07 3365 8815
Fax:

Postal Address
Level 5 Gehrmann Laboratories University of Queensland Research Road St Lucia QLD 4072

TAS

Account Manager
Glenn D Cunha
glenn.dcunha@agrf.org.au
Mobile: 0448 864 095

Contact Details
Tel: 03 9321 3711
Fax: 03 9329 2957

Postal Address
AGRF Level 13, VCCC 305 Grattan Street Melbourne VIC 3000

SA

Account Manager
Leanne McGrath
leanne.mcgrath@agrf.org.au
Mobile: 0428 374 249

Contact Details
Tel: 08 8313 7148
Fax: 08 8313 7124

Node Manager
Nicole Burtt
nicole.burtt@agrf.org.au

Contact Details
Tel: +61 8 8313 8387
Fax: +61 8313 7124

Postal Address
Australian Genome Research Facility Ltd Plant Genomics Centre Hartley Grove Urrbrae SA 5064

Sample collection points

1

Adelaide Node - University of Adelaide
Plant Genomics Centre
Reception area

2

University of Adelaide
Darling Building
Foyer of main entrance

3

University of Adelaide
School of Molecular and Biomedical Science
Store room on ground level

4

Flinders University
Biological Sciences Building
Room 215 on level 2

5

South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI)
Cabinet located in loading bay

6

University of South Australia
Basil Hetzel Building
Gate 4 loading bay

QLD

Account Manager
Renee Gallagher
renee.gallagher@agrf.org.au
Mobile: 0400 175 432

Contact Details
Tel: 07 3365 8815
Fax: 07 3365 1823

Node Manager
David Hawkes
david.hawkes@agrf.org.au

Contact Details
Tel: +61 7 3346 9682
Fax: +61 7 3365 1823

Postal Address
Level 5 Gehrmann Laboratories
University of Queensland
Research Road
St Lucia QLD 4072

Sample collection points

1

Brisbane Node - University of Queensland
Gehrmann Laboratories

2

Ecosciences Precinc
Fridge located in Central Store

VIC

Account Manager
Glenn D\'Cunha
glenn.dcunha@agrf.org.au
Mobile: 0448 864 095

Contact Details
Tel: 03 9321 3711
Fax: 03 9329 2957

Executive, Laboratory Operations
Justin Stockmyer
justin.stockmyer@agrf.org.au

Contact Details
Tel: +61 3 9321 3721
Fax: +61 3 9329 2957

Postal Address
AGRF Level 13, VCCC 305 Grattan Street Melbourne VIC

Sample collection points

1

Melbourne Node - VCCC, Level 13, 305 Grattan Street, VIC 3000

2

Monash University, Clayton
Building 77, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Thurs 12pm (SOBS Store)

3

LaTrobe University Bundoora
Physical Sciences Building 3
Level 1, Room 103, Kingsbury Drive
Mon, Wed, Thurs 10am, AGRF Freezer

WA

Account Manager
David Chandler
david.chandler@agrf.org.au
Mobile: 0438 977 325

Contact Details
Tel: 08 6101 0956
Fax:

Technical Queries
David Chandler
david.chandler@agrf.org.au

Contact Details
Tel: +61 8 6151 0956
Fax:

Postal Address
Harry Perkins Institute for Medical Research QEII Medical Centre QQ Block Level 1, 6 Verdun Street Nedlands WA 6009

Sample collection points

1

Harry Perkins Institute for Medical Research, QEII Medical Centre

2

Main reception at CSIRO,Centre for Environment and Life Sciences (CELS)

3

Foyer, Applied Sciences Building, Curtin University

4

Main reception, The Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia (DAFWA)

5

Reception, WA Conservation, Science Centre,Department of Parks and Wildlife

6

Murdoch University, SABC, Biological Sciences Building

7

The University of Western Australia, Bayliss building, ground floor reception

Platform Managers

Next-Generation Sequencing
Mr Matthew Tinning

Genotyping
Ms Melinda Ziino

Bioinformatics
Dr. Kenneth Chan

Genotyping - Custom Technologies
Dr. David Hawkes

DNA Extraction
Ms. Nicole Burtt