Lock and second-row who have played for the South Sydney Rabbitohs from 1978 to 1983 and played for the Parramatta Eels in 1984. He performed junior rugby for South Sydney while in college. He retired from rugby at 24 years to pursue a profession as a physician. He was raised in New South Wales, Australia. He and Sir Edmund Barton had been both graduates from the College or university of Sydney.