The Gundaroo and District Historical Society would like to pass on their condolences to the Toyne Family. Phillip Toyne was an active member of the Gundaroo community, particularly with the Gundaroo Rural Fire Brigade. He had a delightful home on five acres on the upper reaches of the Yass River at Gundaroo where he ran a corporate consultancy and philanthropy. Phillip sadly passed away recently after a long illness with cancer. He will be missed.

Phillip left behind a legacy including the birth of National Landcare.

For more information on Phillips important contributon to Australian life, take a read of this article: