Trading hours:
Mon-Fri 7.00am-5.00pm
Sat 8.00am-4pm

Payment:
cash, EFTPOS,
credit card
or by EFT
P 02 4821 3655
F 02 4821 8952
149 - 159 Sloane Street,
Goulburn NSW 2590

Our Team

 

Directors

 
Bernard Maas

Bernard has run the business along with his brothers, Martin and Lex, since its opening in 1983. Bernard has a background working on the farm until the business was started. Apart from his wide range of general knowledge of the land and rural merchandise he now specialises in the water business including bores, domestic, rural and industrial pumps and water systems, livestock water reticulation, rural, domestic & commercial irrigation and fire protection.

 

 
 
Martin Maas

Martin worked on the family farm for 30 years with sheep, cattle, deer, cropping and pastures, through drought and good times. He has also done a lot of contract shearing, hay cutting and carting, and a myriad of other farming jobs. Martin has extensive knowledge of all things agriculture, if you have a question, he is sure to have an answer.  

 

 

Hardware & Agricultural Supplies

 

 
  
 
Gary Cooper

Gary started with us in 2010 as a field representative for rural merchandise. Gary has worked in Agricultural Merchandise, as the Store Manager for Elders Crookwell, and in Hardware, owning his own business Coopers Hardware for 11 years.

 

 

 

 
 
 
Ian Watling

Ian has been with the company since 2008, and is our multitasking customer service representative who also couples as a storeman, yardman, deliveryman, and looks after all incoming goods. Ian worked previously at Magnet Mart for 8 years and on the railway for 10 years, before that he was a plant operator in the mining industry.

 

Kathryn Pengilley

Kathryn has been with the company for 15 years, including a 3 year stint at University doing a Bachelor of Ag Science specialising in Agronomy. After finishing Yr 12 in 1999 she started working in the Braidwood store as she was not sure what career she wanted to pursue. After falling in love with the rural business she decided to go to CSU in Wagga and do an agricultural degree, once home an opportunity opened up to work for the business once again but in Goulburn, and here she has been for over 10 years. For all of your Agronomy needs Kathryn is available at any time on the phone or by email. For more details see the agronomy page.   

 

 

 

 

Timber & Building

 

 
Neil Godfrey

Neil has been in the specialty field of timber since he was 15 years old, starting out as a wood machinist, he then worked for Godfreys, a timber and hardware supply company until he came to work with us in 1993. Neil specialises in timber and building supplies, he has a wealth of knowledge when it comes to building anything, from a dog kennel to a house.

 

 
 
Greg Muffet

Greg has been with us since 1995, with another 23 years’ experience in building and hardware managing the windows and glass shop front for Godfreys. Greg specialises in roofing, and roofing accessories such as skylights and wind masters. He also takes care of special order doors and other general building products.

 

Matt Maas

Matt has been with the company since 2007 working part time while attending school and starting full time after he finished Yr 12. Matt is our paint manager looking after everything from ordering to expert paint colour matching, tinting and customer service. With over 3 years experience in paint Matt can help offer you professional advice for your paint job, big or small. 

 

Kris Laing

Kris joined our team in April 2013 as a sales assistant in the Timber Office. Kris has over 7 years experience in sales and service, 2 of which he owned and managed his own tyre fitting business. He has also had some maintenance and labour positions so has a good general knowledge and excellent customer service. 

 

Administrative Team

 
Ron Platts

Ron is our longest serving staff member, he has faithfully stuck with us since 1989 when the business started to expand too much for the directors to control the administrative part of the business. Ron has helped our business to grow to the size and success that it is today. Ron previously worked at the Commonwealth Bank before joining us over 25 years ago, he has progressed from doing all of the admin, to now heading up Financial Control. 

 

Allison Mortensen

Ali is a new member of the administrative team, she has previously worked in Admin for Dahlsens Timber and an Internet provider in Albury. Ali can help you with any creditor or debtor account enquiries, or she can switch you to any member of our team.

 

Shannen Duffy

Shannen previously worked in a casual customer service roll for 4 years before joining the office team in Jan 2012. Shannen is your first contact when you call the store and your guaranteed the most delightful manner before she helpfully puts you though to the person most likely to help with your request; with a sincere "have a nice day".   

 

Greg Tyson

Greg is our resident IT man, and although our customers may not see him, he will be working hard in the background keeping the system in check to make your shopping experience a pleasant one. Greg has a history in IT for Mountain Timbers 7 years, McEwans (now Bunnings) 5 years, Kitchen Manufacturing 7yrs, and was a Business Manager for 5 years. Greg has also has a colourful history, playing in a band for 5 years, and being a Pirate for 2.5 years!!!!!

 

Yard, Delivery & Truck Drivers

 
 
 
 
Dave Roper

Dave has been our trusty yardman since 1994, he previously worked for Godfreys for 7 years after 11 years in a bakery as a qualified Baker.

 

Scott Berg

Scott started with us in 2004 as the Storeman, and has recently moved to a yardman position. Scott previously worked at the Goulburn Abattoirs and at Supertex.

 

Murray Travers

Murray started with the company back in 2002 as a Truck driver, he is the kind and friendly face you will see for most of the around town Deliveries. If your in need of a few building materials or something just a little too big for the car, for only $25 (in town) Murray will deliver to your door. Previously Murray worked as a Boilermaker for Tefco Trailers.