Joe Hickey

Director/Community Liason

Joe Hickey

Joe is a seventh generation farmer in the Huon Valley, Tasmania where he is founder and president of the 'Southern Farmers Group'.

Commended for "brave conduct" by Governor-General Quentin Bryce in the Australian Bravery Decorations in 2012, Joe is a caring leader in his community advocating for compassionate access to Medicinal Cannabis and new opportunities for farmers.

Joe represents UIC in community and government in Tasmania, where our organisation shares its roots with NSW.