• Kim is part of a three-person team selected by the Australian Macadamia Society to undertake a detailed study of the Californian tree nut industry. The report is presented to the Australian macadamia industry.
  • He also embarks on a Horticulture Australia-funded study tour of the South African macadamia industry and his subsequent published report - ‘Canopy Management and High Density Plantings in South Africa’ – receives international exposure.
  • Kim’s passion and commitment to the global macadamia industry is acknowledged when he receives the Australian Macadamia Society Norman R. Greber Award – the most prestigious award in the Australian macadamia industry. This trophy is awarded to one industry member each year for their outstanding contribution to the industry over the previous 12 months.