Current Referees

Below is Gateball Australia’s authorised list of Referees in Australia. If there are any errors please contact your relevant state personnel. State Coordinators or State Coordinators of Refereeing should ensure that the NCGB is provided with information to update this list.

Referees become “inactive ” if they have not completed reaccreditation processes. Contact your relevant state personnel if you wish to become active again.

National Coordinator of Gateball: Ros Crowe –

QLD – State Coordinator of Gateball Refereeing: Keith Chur-Hansen

International:  Bruce McAlister and Glenda Windust.

Level 2: Margaret Barnard, Keith Chur-Hansen and Barbara Northcott.

Level 1: Margaret Bevan, Robyn Brown, Maddison Crowe, Margaret Dickenson, Warren Dowse, Kathie Grant, Jill Gwynne, Kathleen Hayes, Mary Jones, Cheryl Kele, Chris Kele, Emma Mauceri, Brian Mullins, Sandra Reynolds, Christine Roose, Robert Roose, Philip Rowland, Judy Stringer, Dianne Sweet, Peter Sweet, Julia Tai and Julia Vickers.

Inactive:Herman Bekker, Fran Buckle, Lyn Christiansen,Carol Clayton, Lynne Farry, Keith McLeod, Beryl Turner and John Turner. 

Referees in training: Robyn Barlow, John Dargel, Lynda Davis, Eunice Frater, Sandra Gesler, Karren Kimpton, Kerry Lamerton, Donna Nicholson, Trevor Norman, Darrel Porter, Susan Scott, Toni Sheedy, Kaelan Sweatman and Howard Williams.

VIC – State Coordinator: Philip Brown


Level 2: Philip Brown

Level 1: Cheryl O’Dwyer, Maxine Maclachlan, David Pryor and Tim Stagg.

Referees in training: Kathie Maloney and Kevin Maloney.

Inactive: Chris Langford.

NSW & ACT- State Coordinator of Gateball Refereeing: Petula Shun

International: Gilon Smith

Level 2:  Ros Crowe, Manuel Gutierrez, John Park and Glen Whitehead

Level 1: Jennie Brentnall, Helen Chalmers, Marion Davies, Peter Freer, Alan Gray, Margaret Gray, Glenda Gutierrez, Robyn Hayes, Robyn Irwin, Bev Mersmann, Penny Park, Ralph Richardson, Petula Shun, Judy Squelch, Judy Tier and Peter Wood.

Inactive: Adrienne Fazekas

Referees in training: Margo Davies, Elizabeth Dolphin, Lorraine Hatfield, Alan James, Ruth Mulvaney, Geoff Morris, Lynne Thomas and Lynda Toms.

South Australia – State Coordinator: Geoff Crook

Level 2: Geoff Crook

Level 1: Barry Jennings

Referees in training: David Magee and Peter Woodward

Western Australia – State Coordinator: Megan Fardon

No qualified referees


No qualified referees