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Farm finance specialists

With years of combined banking experience, Rural Bank’s FNQ’s team Simon, Grant & Nathan are passionate about helping local farming families achieve their financial goals.

The team are based in Atherton, Innisfail, Cairns and the surrounding areas, they’re part of the community and understand the opportunities and challenges that come with farming locally.

They’re motivated to achieve the best results possible for all of their clients.

So, if you’re looking for local service, backed by local knowledge, call our FNQ team and organise an on-farm appointment with them today.

Meet Rural Bank's Far North Queensland team

Simon Gilbert

Simon Gilbert

Senior Agribusiness Relationship Manager

With over 25 years of agricultural experience in Far North QLD, Simon brings hands-on experience in all industries including cattle, bananas, sugar cane, mango, avocado as well as all tropical fruits & horticulture crops. He also has vast knowledge in the paddock when it comes to farming operations.

Grant Turner

Grant Turner

Agribusiness Relationship Manager

With 40 plus years banking career, including 35 in agribusiness banking, Grant has combined rural management qualifications with extensive industry experience. Grant's expertise spans a broad range of farming sectors, including beef cattle, dairy, cotton, horticulture, bananas and sugar cane. 

Nathan Taylor

Nathan Taylor

Agribusiness Relationship Manager

With over 10 years in agricultural banking from various parts of Australia, Nathan is very passionate about living and working in Far North Queensland and works hard to provide exceptional financial services to farmers in the region. He has extensive knowledge in dairy farming & beef/cattle. 

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