Australia - WA

The Nautical Institute Western Australia Branch is managed by a small committee of passionate mariners who support the local marine industry in their normal day-to-day jobs whilst volunterring their time and effort in keeping the branch active.

The Nautical Institute Western Australia Branch located in Perth is under the leadership of a small committee of active master mariners. The branch is part supported (funded) by NI-HQ and its committee members to run and promote local activities for its membership and to promote and encourage new members to join. The NIWA branch leverage its activities with the Company of Master Mariner WA Branch to maintain consistent and shared activities whilst providing quality forums and information’s sessions for its members and the wider marine industry. The below are the current committee members and we always on the look out for more volunteers.

NIWA Honorary Branch Chairman - Capt. Peter Waller (AFNI)
NIWA Honorary Branch Vice Chairman - Capt. Stuart Davey (AFNI)
NIWA Honorary Branch Secretary - Capt. Zubin Bhada (AFNI)
NIWA Honorary Branch (acting) Treasurer - Capt. Rob Hildebrand (AFNI)
NIWA Honorary Branch Committee Member - Capt. Rajeev Punnen (AFNI)
NIWA Honorary Branch Ex-Officio - Capt. David Harrod (FNI)
NIWA Honorary Branch Sea-going Member - Ryan Cobb (MNI)