Moroka Pty Ltd provides local, national and international advice on the management of water, rivers and catchments. The Directors, Dr John Tilleard and Dr Tony Ladson, are specialists in hydrology, hydraulics and geomorphology.
John Tilleard specialises in river management policy and practice including river restoration, environmental flows, catchment and waterway management and investigation, design and supervision of water resources management projects. He has 40 years national and international consulting, research, and teaching experience. Development and international assignments include water related projects in Timor Leste, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Laos, Romania, South Africa, and USA. John participated in Australian Government delegations to Taiwan and South Korea and has coordinated and taught Masters and Graduate Certificate level courses in Civil Engineering Hydraulics and Catchment and Waterway Management at the University of Melbourne.
Tony Ladson has 30 years’ experience in hydrology and river management and has worked on projects throughout Australia and in the US, Taiwan and PNG. He has a PhD from the University of Melbourne and a Master of Science from the University of Minnesota. As well as being a Director of Moroka Pty Ltd, he is an adjunct Associate Professor at the Victoria University, an honorary fellow in the Waterway Ecosystem Research Group at the University of Melbourne and was previously a senior lecturer in the Department of Civil Engineering at Monash University.