Prop for the NSW Waratahs from 1987 to 1995 who later won the Super Rugby Championship and Bledisloe Cup as a coach of the Reds and Wallabies.
He attended the University of New South Wales.
He coached the Australian national team to the Rugby World Cup Finals in 2003.
He fathered three daughters: Claire, Hannah, and Molly.
He won the Rugby World Cup as a player in 1991 alongside teammate John Eales.