About Us

Karting (New South Wales) Incorporated

ABN 80 078 024 223

Sports House Level 2, 8 Parkview Drive Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127 Australia ​
Telephone: 02 4731 5000
Email: admin@kartingnsw.com.au ​

Our People

State Secretary – Karen Newton
Email: admin@kartingnsw.com.au

Administration Officer – Donna Foster
Email: info@kartingnsw.com.au ​

Tribunals & Appeals
Karting NSW Appeals Tribunal
Secretary
Email: tribunal@kartingnsw.com.au

Our Board

Chair:

Ms Ilona Alsters – LLM LLB GradDipLegPrac GIA(Cert) MAICD
Ilona holds a Bachelor and Masters in Law, a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice and holds a Certificate in Corporate Governance. Ilona is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Ilona also is the recipient of a Pink Plate – 2015 All-Ladies-Day Combined Districts Kart Club. Ilona also is currently Chair and President of Hoxton Industries Limited. Ilona first joined the Board in September 2017.

Director of Competition:

Mr Nicholas Becker – Studying Bachelor of Commerce.
Nicholas has been involved in Karting for all of his life as a family of 3 generations of Karters and he has been racing since 2009 . Nicholas holds the title of the 2019 State Champion in the Senior Performance Heavy class. Nicholas is currently working in the rail industry as a protection officer. ​

Director of Promotion, Media & Marketing:

Ms Rachelle Stirling – MBA. Cert IV Accounting & Marketing. Dip Events. Cert IV Business
Rachelle is a Operations Manager with skills in marketing, event management, training and website development and in managing government. Rachelle competes in super sprints, hill climbs and regularity events. Rachelle is also a Board Member of ARDC and Founder of Women In Motorsport Development Program.​

Director of Member Training and Education:

Mr Richard Erdmann
Richard is a successful Businessman who has been a Managing Director of a couple of companies. Richard has been involved in Karting since 1989 as an Offical, Technical Officer, President of AKA and State President of KNSW and comes with a wealth of Karting Knowledge.

Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Southern Area:

Mr Tom Nipperess
Tom has over 45 years of karting experience including holding positions as a National Track Inspector, Grade 3 Steward and Clerk of Course.

Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Metro Area:

Craig Sargent
Craig has over 45 years of karting experience including holding positions as Grade 3 Karting Official & Scrutineer, Chairman of NSW Southern Stars Series since 2014 and Life Member of the Grenfell Kart Club.

Director of Group Welfare and Karting Operations Northern Area:

Mr Darren Chick
Darren has over 14 years of Karting experience including holding the position of President and Delegate for Manning Valley Kart Club. Darren has raced karts for many years, and also has an extensive knowledge of all areas of club administration. ​ Director of Administration: Currently Expressions of Interest issued. Director of Financial Services: Currently Expressions of Interest issued.

Appointed Officials & Coordinators ​

 

Officials Co-Ordinator:
Steve Fisher ​

Officials Committee:
Steve Fisher
Graeme Abbott
Rachel Simpson
Victor Maastricht
Judy Preen
Peter Brien ​

State Medical Officer:
Dr. Richard Cranswick

​State Technical Officer:
Graeme Abbott

​Assistant State Technical Officer:
Graeme Armstrong ​

State Tribunal Registrar:
Karen Newton

​State Prosecutor:
Kim Freer

State Rulebook Coordinator:
Victor Maastricht ​

State Training Coordinator:
Rachel Simpson

Junior Development Officer:
Position Vacant

Fuel Testing Officer:
Graeme Abbott ​

State Tyre Analyst:
Graeme Abbott ​

State Track Inspector:
Phil Middleton ​

Historian:
Russell Grimson ​

Member Protection Information Officer:
Donna Foster ​

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