This section provides an overview of the Foundation – who we are, how we operate and what we’re committed to achieving.

Donations to the Waubra Foundation

The Waubra Foundation relies solely on donations to help us continue our important work. Every donation, no matter the size, is precious to us. Your donation, will help us facilitate properly conducted, independent multidisciplinary research into … visit this page »

The Foundation

The Waubra Foundation is a national Australian organisation, originally formed in March 2010 by Peter Mitchell AM (Engineer, and former President of the National Stroke Foundation) to “facilitate properly conducted, independent multidisciplinary research into the new … visit this page »

Our Objectives

The objectives of the Waubra Foundation are as follows: To promote human health and well being through the prevention and control of diseases and other adverse health effects due to industrial sound and vibration. To promote and … visit this page »

Our People

Our Directors, Administrator and Chief Executive Officer work on a pro-bono basis and are united in our commitment to achieving the objectives of the Foundation. The Waubra Foundation Board Sarah Laurie, BMBS (Flinders), Chief Executive Officer … visit this page »


The Waubra Foundation was registered as an Association in March, 2010 by Mr Peter Mitchell, AM and subsequently became a company limited by guarantee. Why was the Waubra Foundation formed? Peter Mitchell had a long history … visit this page »

Field Observations

The Waubra Foundation are commissioning independent acoustic field surveys and documenting some of the reported health impacts ourselves in order to: Increase our knowledge of the cumulative and peak acoustic exposures of residents and workers Increase … visit this page »