A culture where people, animals and the environment are in balance, coupled with a history of business success through planning and prioritising thoughtful outcomes, puts Packhorse at the forefront of Australia’s agricultural future.
Tom Strachan, Chief Investment Officer & Chief Storyteller
Throughout a 20-year business career I’ve had tremendous luck in being involved with exceptional people. This has enabled the creation of phenomenal high-performance teams and cultures, delivering significant business outcomes.
In 2014, I managed to deliver on a life-time goal, to own a trophy cattle station and prime Australian soil. It was also about returning to a space, industry, that provides me purpose and belonging at an individual, spiritual and holistic level.
In re-engaging with the cattle industry and pastoral sector, I came to realise three critical opportunities:
With Packhorse, we are building a business with real purpose.
A business of scale that plays a significant role in the world. We have a custodial obligation to restore our soils, rebalancing the environment with animals that also provide food. In turn, we want to make it possible for great people to achieve fantastic personal and business growth, at all times adding value to the environment, clients, stakeholders and community.