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NSW President's Message

Welcome to the New South Wales Branch. The committee is responsible for managing CENA activities in NSW. We would welcome contributions from members, either by joining the Committee, contributing to events (education or social) or providing feedback and ideas for developing and improving the service provided by CENA locally or nationally. If you wish to contact the New South Wales Branch please email


Wayne Varndell | NSW President

NSW Branch Committee

Name Position
Wayne Varndell President (expires Oct 2019), Board Director, Acting Associate Executive Director
Vacant Vice President
Vacant Treasurer
Kate Ruperto Secretary (expires Oct 2019)
Jane Cichero Committee Member (expires Oct 2018)
Kate Curtis Committee Member (expires Oct 2019)
Celine Hill Committee Member (expires Oct 2019)
Matthew Lutz Committee Member (expires Oct 2019)
Belinda Munroe Committee Member (expires Oct 2018)
Kylie Stark Committee Member (expires Oct 2018)
Alana Clements Committee Member (expires Oct 2018), National Board Director
Julie Gawthorne Committee Member (expires Oct 2020)


Members of the NSW Branch Committee are involved in a number of government and professional committees to represent CENA at a State and Federal level.

Events and activities

Details of CENA education opportunities and other events to be held in the State are available here.

Royal College of Nursing Australasia events in NSW can be found here.

Previous NSW Events

  • Airway – all you need to know | Nov 2015