Bringing clarity to complexity. Building confidence to act.

RMCG is an environmental and agricultural consultancy

We provide advice to government agencies, water authorities, institutions and private sector clients in the fields of environment, water, agriculture, economics and communities.


We apply our expertise and insight to drive sustainable resource use

RMCG provides policy, planning and technical consulting services to ensure a healthy future for the environment, industry and communities by helping them to plan and implement change.


RMCG is one of Australia’s strongest regionally focussed consulting groups

We have achieved this position through a commitment to the sustainable development of rural industries and communities.

We are an employer of choice

At RMCG, we pride ourselves on providing working conditions and arrangements that suit each individual’s needs.


Our history

The RMCG story started in Bendigo in 1989 with Rob Rendell and Nigel McGuckian. The initial focus was on helping farmers build sustainable businesses. We still retain that strong connection with individual farmers. It gives us a real understanding of what government policies mean in practice.


Our values

We care for our employees and clients and pride ourselves on our integrity and willingness to be honest in our advice.


“Connected Murray” Discussion paper

21 OCT 2019

There is considerable concern around a number of issues confronting the Southern Murray Darling Basin. This has led to a large number of independent reviews and actions across the Murray Darling Basi...

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Sophie Lapsley recognised for education and training nouse

16 OCT 2019

RMCG congratulates Senior Consultant Sophie Lapsley for winning the 2019 APEN Award for Excellence in Extension for an Experienced Professional at the recent Australasia-Pacific Extension Network (APE...

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Helping to navigate PFAS in biosolids

08 OCT 2019

Per- and poly- fluoroalkyl (PFAS) substances are a growing concern for biosolids management. A client recently sought our advice to help them manage an historic stockpile of biosolid-type material whi...

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