Equine Vet - Dr Greg Baldwin BSc BVSc MPhil
Greg graduated from the University of Queensland Veterinary School in 2002. He spent 4 years at Eagle Farm Equine Hospital in Brisbane gathering knowledge and skills in equine medicine, surgery and racetrack practice. He then worked at the world renowned Rossdales and Partners in Newmarket, England for 3 years. Here at the thoroughbred training headquarters of Europe, Greg was involved with many of the worlds best thoroughbred trainers and horses. He was able to work with horses owned by the Queen at the Royal Stud, Sandringham, Norfolk and was lucky enough to actually meet Her Majesty.
On his return to Australia in 2009 he was employed by Harness Racing Queesnland and Racing Queensland as a Veterinary Steward, attending predominantly harness race meetings and assisting stewards with policy and intergrity matters.
Greg established Baldwin Equine Veterinary Services in October 2012 and has built up a loyal clientel over the last few years. From humble beginnings and with the support of the local equine community, the practice now supports a wonderful practice manager and reception team.
When time permits Greg enjoys working on the family farm and spending time with his wife Kisa who is a companion animal vet and their two young daughters, playing the odd round of golf and catching a wave or two.
Greg is passionate about all aspects of equine practice and strives to provide the best possible care for all clients.
Equine Vet - Dr Simone McColgan BVet Biol/DVM
Simone grew up on her family property on the outskirts of Sydney where she developed her passion for horses and began riding at the age of 4. Throughout her childhood she spent school holidays on a horse stud in the Hunter Valley, and spent weekends competing in various disciplines of riding.
Simone has competed in show jumping and eventing, played Polo in Australia and Argentina and has also ridden track work for a prominent Sydney race horse trainer.
During her years at university, Simone was a live in student at an equine hospital and reproduction facility where she helped with all aspects of equine medicine, surgery and reproduction.
Simone graduated from Murdoch University, and then went on to complete an Equine internship at Agnes Banks Equine Clinic in the Hawkesbury Valley.
In her spare time, Simone likes to spend time with her partner exploring the surrounding area, travelling, and riding her young stock horse.
Equine Veterinarians are becoming a rare breed so we are very lucky to have Simone in our team.
Equine Vet - Dr Matt Mackee BVSc
Matt is graduate veterinarian from James Cook University. Matt started his career working for Hawkesbury Equine Veterinary Centre, a busy equine clinic in the Hawkesbury region of Sydney. Matt has since started working at Baldwin Equine at the start of 2021.
Born in Sydney and raised in the UK on a mixed livestock farm and large warmblood stud in the Cotswolds he has spent his whole life growing up with and working with horses, sheep and cattle.
Matt returned to Australia in 2013 following an 18-month period of working and travelling to all corners of the world.
Matt’s hobbies include all things sport whether that is watching or participating, in particular, rugby and most recently squash. On his days off, you may find him at the beach or exploring the beautiful hinterland that the area has to offer. He has also recently taken up scuba diving with his partner Tatum.
We know Matt will be an asset to our region and horse community.