Greenacres Key Personnel
Peter and Adrian PitsikasDirectors Diploma in Horticulture (Turf Management) Irrigation and Business Manager
Brothers Adrian and Peter Pitsikas founded Greenacres Turf Group in 1990 and between them have extensive knowledge in the turf farming industry since it’s infancy in the late 1980’s. Both directors are working Directors and take immense pride in their farm, product and staff. Both have Diplomas in Horticulture (Turf Management), Irrigation and Business Management.
Adrian is a former chairman of Turf Australia (TA) – National peak body for turf producers and is a former state chairman of Turf Growers Association of Western Australia (TGA).
Peter is directly involved in the “hands on” role of managing and overseeing the irrigation systems and smooth running of farm operations. Peter is Head of our Commercial Installation Team, overseeing all aspects of Commercial Projects and brings extensive knowledge to all operations both within the farm itself and also on project sites.
Business Associations include Peel Chamber of Commerce. Adrian sits as a Director of the Mandurah Community Financial Services Limited (MCFSL) which is a franchise of the Adelaide and Bendigo Bank.
Alan RedmayneSerpentine Farm Manager Cert 4 in Turf Management
Alan Redmayne was Cottesloe’s Golf Course Superintendent for 14 years. Alan’s extensive experience in Sports Turf Construction and Turf Management brings over 27 years of worth of knowledge to the Greenacres team.
Prior to joining the Greenacres team in 2012. Alan was employed as the Project Manager for McMahons Limited overseeing the construction of the Kalgoorlie Golf Course and Race Tracks throughout the Eastern States of Australia. Alan is responsible for Quality Control and works very closely with our Commercial Coordinator- Jordan Beck.
Since 2013 Alan has been involved in all major projects including Albany Centennial Park 14,000m2 “Lay ‘n’ Play” Jumbo Rolls, Hands Oval 20,000m2, East Dalyellup Primary School 19,000m2 new oval establishment, Domain Stadium renovations and re surface, Briggs Oval, Fremantle Oval reinstatements, growing of turf for Fremantle Dockers Training Facility in Cockburn, James Miller Oval South Perth and Baldivis Sporting Precinct to name a few. Alan also Oversees sowing, growing, and harvesting of Hero Turf for Optus Stadium.
Jordan BeckCommercial Manager Cert 3 in Sports Turf Management
Jordan came to Greenacres with four years’ experience in Sports Turf Management at Melville Glades Golf Course and over 2 years extensive experience in turf projects for the City of Rockingham. Jordan is a former Turf Apprentice of the Year 2012.
Jordan has been with Greenacres since 2015 and co-ordinates our commercial teams and projects
Liam SpoonerTurf & Irrigation Manager Cert 4 in Horticulture (Turf Management) Cert 4 in Irrigation
Liam is the newest member of the key personnel at Greenacres joining us in March 2022
An Experienced Golf Course Superintendent (Nedlands and Secret Harbour) who has been associated with the Turf Industry for over 13 years amassing extensive industry knowledge.
Liam’s role involves maintenance and repairs to the vast irrigation systems on the farm.
Tina HuttonAdministration & Sales Manager
With over 30 years’ experience in administration and the banking sector, Tina is our Administration & Sales Manager. She has been a member of our staff since 2011 and supervises our Administration and Sales Teams, managing the CRM and is also responsible for marketing and advertising