Director, Otium Planning Group Pty Ltd. Past National President Parks and Leisure Australia
With 36 years' industry experience, Martin is a founding director of Otium Planning Group and has worked in all aspects of the industry for public and private sector clients. He has worked on numerous projects in the Northern Territory, including the Territory Wide Sport and Active Recreation Master Plan. Over the last 10 years Martin has worked on projects in Darwin, Palmerston, Alice Springs, Katherine, Litchfield, Nhulunbuy and Roper Gulf.
Martin lives in Cairns and loves working with regional, rural and remote communities and has skills across sport, recreation, facilities and open space planning. He has a passion for nature and adventure-based recreation, and has worked on multiple strategies and feasibilities studies for major trail networks and nature-based tourism infrastructure.
Martin is active in the industry and was a member of the National Board for several years. Martin received the PLA 2020 Frank Stewart Award for Distinguished Service.
Otium Planning Group is a national partner with PLA supporting the Generate Program to help develop the new and emerging professionals in our industry.