Accountants Warragul

Welcome to Carbon Warragul

Warragul bookkeeping firm

Grow your business with our expert team

Carbon Warragul’s bookkeeping and accounting team are on hand and ready to help, no matter what you throw our way!

Servicing the Gippsland area, our locally-based Bookkeeping & CFO Services Partner, Deb Vawdrey, has a long resume of experience helping businesses in your community.

We are located at The MAST, a heritage-listed site above the Warragul & Drouin Gazette Newspaper. The MAST has creative spaces designed to inspire and connect community and culture through collaboration.

With access to Carbon’s full suite of business services, Carbon Warragul can help you manage your BAS lodgments, accounts payable and accounts receivablepayroll, Xero setup and training, insurance, R&D and grants.

Our proud history

Carbon Warragul launched into the Gippsland region in 2021 when local bookkeeper Deb Vawdrey’s bookkeeping firm, BNR Bookkeeping, joined with Carbon.

Previously Managing Director of BNR Bookkeeping, Deb is now a Carbon Bookkeeping & CFO Services Partner. Deb’s passion lies in helping local businesses grow and succeed, and as part of Carbon Deb is able to elevate her service to the next level.

By working with our Accounting & Tax Partners and other Bookkeeping & CFO Services Partners in Victoria, Deb will be able to help you with any problem or roadblock.

Proudly supporting our Warragul Community

At the heart of Carbon’s values is supporting and giving back to our local community. Bookkeeping & CFO Services partner, Deb Vawdrey who leads our Warragul office, teaches yoga at Vizva Yoga in Drouin and at the Warragul Wellness Centre which is a healing hub in the heart of Warragul. She also teaches a community class at Jindivick Hall

We’re big supporters of the Make a Wish Foundation, Movember, International Women’s Day, and Hootstoke, to name a few. We’re always on the hunt for new ways to shoour support, so please get in touch. 

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    A local team dedicated to your business.

    Igor Hnatko - Carbon Group
    Igor Hnatko
    CA CPA
    PARTNER
    Accounting & Tax
    Igor Hnatko
    PARTNER
    Igor joined Carbon in 2019 by launching our accounting division in Melbourne. He has a passion for helping people and businesses and get a great delight at helping clients reach their goals and fulfilling their dreams. Igor was born in Croatia, lived in Malaysia for 7 years, and now calls Melbourne home.
    Josh Dearle as Carbon Group
    Josh Dearle
    CA
    PARTNER
    R&D and Grants
    Josh Dearle
    PARTNER
    Josh Dearle is a CA who joined Carbon in 2020 with a wealth of experience in helping businesses access the R&D tax incentive. Having worked at EY, Grant Thorton, BDO and Deloitte, Josh worked with a variety of businesses and enjoys forming lasting relationships.
    Deb Vawdrey
    Deb Vawdrey
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    PARTNER
    Bookkeeping & CFO Services
    Deb Vawdrey
    PARTNER
    Deb has been in the financial services industry for over 20 years, most of which has been spent running her own business in the bookkeeping space. Not only is Deb a registered BAS Agent, Xero and MYOB partner but she also spent a couple of years teaching Cert IV Financial Services (Bookkeeping). She also teaches yoga, loves local food and wine with friends and family and enjoying the outdoors.
    Belinda Cantwell | Carbon Group
    Belinda Cantwell
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    CLIENT SERVICES
    Bookkeeping & CFO Services
    Belinda Cantwell
    CLIENT SERVICES
    Seeking a better work/life balance, Belinda completed her Cert IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping, in July 2020, after having been in the Public Service Industry for 17 years. On the weekends, she can be found baking or camping with her family. Belinda’s favourite place she’s travelled to is Egypt. She finds the history, architecture, and culture fascinating and if it weren’t for her photo evidence, she could easily believe that it was a dream.
    Fenix Bryant - Carbon Group
    Fenix Bryant
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    PARTNER
    Concierge
    Fenix Bryant
    PARTNER
    Fenix Bryant partnered with Carbon in 2019 to launch Carbon Concierge. As someone who thrives on achieving the best possible result for clients, Fenix finds value in being able to find a solution for every business’ problem.
    Mark Spencer - Carbon Group
    Mark Spencer
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    DIRECTOR
    Insurance Brokers
    Mark Spencer
    DIRECTOR
    Mark joined Carbon in 2020 to head-up our insurance division. With nearly 30 years experience within the Perth Intermediated Insurance sector, Mark has extensive knowledge of both industry and product disciplines which he passes onto his SME and corporate clients.
    Andreas Kettemann - Carbon Group
    Andreas Kettemann
    CA
    DIRECTOR
    Wealth Management
    Andreas Kettemann
    DIRECTOR
    Andreas joined Carbon in 2018 as a director within our wealth division. He specialises in superannuation and retirement planning, including asset protection, cash flow management, SMSFs and investments. Andreas is passionate about ensuring his clients achieve their financial goals and being part of their journey in achieving them.
    Ryan Eastman - Carbon Group
    Ryan Eastman
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    DIRECTOR
    Finance & Lending
    Ryan Eastman
    DIRECTOR
    Ryan joined Carbon Finance after working seven years at Westpac in personal banking, business banking and home finance roles. Previously, he worked for Perth’s largest property investment firms as a broker. Originally from Country Victoria, he moved to Perth in 2013. Ryan takes an advice-based approach to mortgage broking, liaising with the respective experts to ensure his clients’ lending strategy compliments their other investments.
    Jacob Reed - Carbon Group
    Jacob Reed
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    DIRECTOR
    Finance & Lending
    Jacob Reed
    DIRECTOR
    With a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Cert IV and Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Broking, Jacob was previously a finance broker at a large investment firm before joining the team at Carbon Finance. As a finance broker, Jacob offers advisory based mortgage and finance strategies tailored to clients' individual goals.
    Jamie Davison - Carbon Group
    Jamie Davison
    CPA
    CO-FOUNDER
    Group
    Jamie Davison
    CO-FOUNDER
    Jamie is a CPA with a swag of university degrees and broad experience across chartered and corporate accounting. He co-founded Carbon with Nathan in 2014 and is the foundation of our bookkeeping team. Aside from Carbon, Jamie spends his time as a board member for multiple tech start-ups and believes in giving back to the community.
    Nathan Hood - Carbon Group
    Nathan Hood
    CPA
    CO-FOUNDER
    Group
    Nathan Hood
    CO-FOUNDER
    Nathan bought into Sterling Accountants in 2006 and then co-founded Carbon with Jamie in 2014. Nathan was the foundation to our accounting team in Perth, and leads our accountants in Osborne Park. He finds it extremely rewarding to work with business owners to improve their profitability and watch their companies grow.
    Mason Dunn - Carbon Group
    Mason Dunn
    CA
    CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
    Group
    Mason Dunn
    CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
    Mason joined Carbon as our Group Financial Controller after impressive stints in EY and Wesfarmers. When Mason isn’t busy making us all look good, he enjoys snorkelling and camping outdoors, playing video games, and staring lovingly at his Pokémon card collection.
    Tracie Clark - Carbon Group
    Tracie Clark
    CPA
    HEAD OF FINANCIAL PLANNING
    Group
    Tracie Clark
    HEAD OF FINANCIAL PLANNING
    Before moving into financial planning and working with high-net-worth clients, Tracie started her career as an assistant accountant in 1996. In 2002, she started her own financial planning practice, advising clients on financial strategy, superannuation, insurance, SMSF and investment management. Since selling her business, she’s worked as a consultant and non-executive Director for several not-for-profits and early-stage companies. Tracie describes financial planning as a very rewarding career as you’re able to help educate clients on the benefits of saving.
    Poonam Di lorio - Carbon Group
    Poonam Di Iorio
    CA SSA Dip FS
    HEAD OF SUPERANNUATION
    Group
    Poonam Di Iorio
    HEAD OF SUPERANNUATION
    A Chartered Accountant, SMSF Accredited Specialist and financial adviser with over 18 years of experience in public practice and a Bachelor of Commerce in Professional Accounting and Finance, Poonam is a true asset to our team. With a passion for superannuation, she loves being able to build lasting relationships with clients and help them achieve their financial and personal goals. Outside of work you can find Poonam reading, catching up with friends, dancing or spending hours at the beach.
    Juliana Malta - Carbon Group
    Juliana Malta
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    GROWTH & MARKETING MANAGER
    Group
    Juliana Malta
    GROWTH & MARKETING MANAGER
    Juliana joined us in 2020 after a great experience at BDO and Wesfarmers as our new resident guru in CRM and Analytics. In her free time, Juliana could be found either at the beach or on Rottnest.
    Zoe Canavan - Carbon Group
    Zoe Canavan
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    BRAND, PEOPLE & CULTURE MANAGER
    Group
    Zoe Canavan
    BRAND, PEOPLE & CULTURE MANAGER
    Originally from Brisbane, Zoe moved to Perth in 2017 after always wanting to join the Western Australian life - she got a little lost along the way and lived in Wellington and Melbourne first. Zoe loves to write, but her true love is underwater hockey. Not sure what that is? Neither are we. YouTube it.
    Hayden Brown - Carbon Group
    Hayden Brown
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    GROUP OPERATIONS MANAGER
    Group
    Hayden Brown
    GROUP OPERATIONS MANAGER
    Hayden joined Carbon in 2018 bringing heaps of experience in accounting and management, working for firms in the UK before returning to Perth. Hayden tried something different (psychology), but the financial services world called him back and he's now very happily here at Carbon. Hayden has travelled the world extensively (you name it, he's probably done it) but has now settled down to the joys of family bliss.
    Susanne Ascott - Carbon Group
    Susanne Ascott
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    IN-HOUSE COUNSEL
    Group
    Susanne Ascott
    IN-HOUSE COUNSEL
    After working as HR Manager for Club Med in Europe, Susanne came to Australia on an adventure holiday and hasn't left! After moving, Susanne started her MBA where she discovered her interest in law and has since studied law at UWA and completed her Masters as well. Susanne loves to travel, and twice a year goes to Germany to ski and hike the Alps.
    Arnie Shinn - Carbon Group
    Arnie Shinn
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    IT MANAGER
    Group
    Arnie Shinn
    IT MANAGER
    Arnie joined the Carbon team in 2020, bringing over 20 years of experience in IT & 16 years in Telecommunications (but who’s counting!). Arnie is very much a gamer at heart which is where his passion for technology was born and he is thriving! His love for playing with technology and assisting staff has been a common drive in his role at Carbon. Arnie is a Perth local but enjoys venturing to new places by camping and seeing new sites!

    Contact us

    Address 1/97 Queen Street
    Warragul VIC 3820
    Contact number 0439 598 987
    Office hours Monday - Friday: 8:30 - 17:00

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    Carbon Group have been an awesome investment to our business. Their staff are super friendly and extremely helpful and their knowledge in cost savings first class.

    Waterwise Landscaping

    Carbon have assisted us to become more in touch with our business' progress as it has grown and developed.

    The House of Honey

    Our experience with Carbon has been fantastic. Our bookkeeping costs are the same each week which is great as we were hourly before and the fluctuation was hard to track.

    Cherratta Lodge

    I have confidence in Carbon to complete our work to a high standard and deliver work on time.

    Capital Brewing Co

    Since starting with Carbon Group, not only do I have a much better overall understanding of my business, but more free time to actually carry out the work required.

    Edwards Electrical and Solar

    We have been impressed with Carbon ever since we changed over. We love how there is a seamless integration of the accounting department and the bookkeeping departments.

    Compose Photography

    Carbon is an integral part of our support network for achieving our organisation’s mission. We continually receive knowledgeable, timely and generous assistance from the bookkeeping team.

    Erin, Perth City Farm

    Fantastic serves, staff and very friendly. I would 100% recommend to anyone wanting a great accountant.

    Sam Madden

    Carbon Group are an amazing company and they certainly know what they're doing. Great staff, friendly and prompt service. I will recommend them to anyone!

    Nick Jones

    Carbon Group has helped reduced our bookkeeping and accounting costs by 50%

    Waterwise Landscaping
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