Timothy Fairfax AC

Timothy Fairfax AC is a company director, pastoralist and philanthropist.

Tim is Chairman of the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation, Director of the Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation and Cambooya Pty Ltd.

He is the current Chancellor at Queensland University of Technology and is President of the Queensland Art Gallery Foundation, Director of the RNA Foundation, a member of the National Portrait Gallery Foundation and National Gallery of Australia Foundation.

Tim is Patron of the AMAQ Foundation, the University of the Sunshine Coast Foundation, the Flying Arts Alliance Incorporated and the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation.

Tim takes an active leadership role in promoting philanthropy in Australia.  He is passionate about supporting rural, remote and regional communities, particularly for students from low socioeconomic backgrounds.

Tim has a range of business interests.  He is the Principal of TVF Pastoral Company and JH Fairfax & Son.  He operates nine rural properties in Queensland and New South Wales involving beef cattle, fine wool and grain.