(Formerly Federation of Australian Wool Organisations)


The Australian Wool Industries Secretariat provides administrative support to Wool Industries Australia (formerly Federation of Australian Wool Organisations - FAWO).  

Wool Industries Australia provides Australia's membership of the Australian National Committee of the International Wool Textile Organisation.  

With virtually all industry sectors as members, WIA can also be regarded as the peak industry body in Australia and is used for addressing major local wool industry issues.

Further information on WIA including how to become a member click on this link to their new website


David Michell



Office Bearers


Michael Jackson

Deputy Chairman



Bianca Heaney





Executive Committee

David Mitchell - AWH

David Michell - ACWEP

Mark Grave - AWEX

Michael Jackson - AWTA

Rowan Woods - NCWSBA

John Roberts - AWI

Ed Storey - WPA


Members of WIA

Australian Council of Wool Exporters & Processors Inc

AWH Pty Ltd

Australian Wool Innovation Ltd

The National Council of Wool Selling Brokers of Australia Inc.

Australian Wool Testing Authority Ltd

Australian Wool Exchange Ltd

Department of Jobs, Precincts & Regions

NSW Department of Primary Industry

WoolProducers Australia