Forbes (servicing Forbes, Parkes, Bland, Weddin, Cowra & Lachlan LGA's)

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1800 940 404

157 Lachlan Street
PO Box 147
Forbes NSW 2871

Fax: 02 6851 4714

Mobile: 0458 523 837 (Robert)

Mobile: 0427 467 231 (John)




Rob Muffet -  Rural Financial Counsellor

Robert joined the Forbes office in July 2000 and has previous experience in both agriculture management and operations of mixed farms and as a mortgage analyst. Roberts experience and studies, which include an Associate Diploma of Rural Business Management, Diploma of Agribusiness (With Distinction), Accounting 1, Microeconomics, Business Law, Business Statistics, Diploma in Community Services (Financial Counselling) along with negotiation and communications training, allowing him to fulfil his desire to provide a dedicated and professional service to his clients.

John Beer - Rural Financial Counsellor

John came to Australia from UK, with his family, 9 years ago (2007) to work as a Rural Financial Counsellor in Bourke during the latter stages of the millennium drought, and is now excited to be continuing in his role as a Rural Financial Counsellor in Forbes. In UK John had spent 12 years working in UK retail banking followed by 12 years as a financial planner, working in rural communities.

John is committed to continually improving his knowledge and skills to provide clients with the best possible service, completing a Bachelor of Agricultural Business Management in 2016. John loves to be involved in the local community and while living in Bourke was secretary of the Men’s Shed and Treasurer of the Bourke Show.  Having now moved to Forbes as the RFC, he is look forward to becoming part of his new community. John is married to Emma and they have two children, Josh (21) and Jessica (19).