The professional organization of the Federal Sterilizing Research Advisory Council of Australia Incorporated strives for excellence through education, research, communication and professional representation so that safe patient outcomes and the highest standards are achieved at all times.


The Objectives of the Council are:

1. To promote the sharing of knowledge, research and investigation in the:

a. Principles and practices of sterilization and disinfection
b. Provision of sterile supplies
c. Control of infection and microbiological contamination in health care facilities and community services

2. To represent the professional interest of members of the Council In pursuance of these objectives, the Council may approve or endorse educational programs.

Committee Role

The role of the committee is often a thankless one, but also a very rewarding and fulfilling one. It is the acceptance of responsibility for the continued functioning of the group that sets the Committee member apart from the general SRACA member.

On a local level, the committee is responsible for the following

On a Broader Stage the Committee also plays a role in the following:

You do not have to be a Committee Member to help the Committee perform these roles. Feel free to volunteer to assist in any of the above tasks. Not only will you learn new skills, but you make new friends. Contact any of the Committee Members to see how you can help.


David Bellamy

President - NSW
WFHSS Reprehensive

Tracey Worthington

Secretary- NSW
Work: 02 4634 3431

Darren Martin

Treasurer- VIC
Work: 03 5454 7184

Kate Haberfield

Conference Convener- VIC
Work: 03 9231 4462

Dora Gadaleta

Committee Member- SA

Andrew Ellis

Committee Member- SA

Rosalie Berry

Committee Member- WA

David Nash

Committee Member- WA
Work: 08 9382 6875
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