Timothy Fairfax AC

Timothy Fairfax AC is a businessman, pastoralist and philanthropist.

He is Chairman of the Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation, Tim Fairfax Family Foundation and Salvation Army Brisbane Advisory Board; Deputy Chairman of the National Gallery of Australia Council; President of the Queensland Art Gallery Foundation; Director of the Foundation for Rural and Regional Renewal, and Chancellor of Queensland University of Technology.

Tim is also Councillor, Royal National Agricultural and Industrial Association Queensland; and Patron of AMA Queensland Foundation, the University of Sunshine Coast Foundation and Volunteers for Isolated Students’ Education.

Tim’s business interests include being a Director of Cambooya Pty Ltd, Building Solutions Pty Ltd, Rawbelle Management Pty Ltd and Principal of TVF Pastoral, Strathbogie Pastoral Company and JH Fairfax & Son; which operate ten rural properties in Queensland and New South Wales involving beef cattle, fine wool and grain.

Tim was the recipient of the 2011 Goldman Sachs Philanthropy Leadership Award.