MEET THE TEAM

At STIHL Shop Nambour customer service is our number one priority. All of our staff are fully trained in using all the products we stock and are ready to help. With over 175 years of combined experience; our team will have you not only happy with your products and services, but with the confidence to tackle any yard or garden project around. When you buy a genuine STIHL tool from STIHL Shop Nambour, you can be sure the tool will be fully assembled, fueled and ready to go. It will also be accompanied by a warranty and expert advice from someone who’s qualified to give it.

Sunshine Coast Lawnmowers

Andrew Kendray

Owner and Sales

Andrew and his wife Catherine are the owners of Stihl Nambour. With extensive experience, firstly with Coates Hire, Andrew knows his Stihl products! Andrew loves getting outdoors, spending time with his family, fishing and sports, especially the almighty AFL Hawks. Andrew and his family are enjoying being apart of the community in Nambour.

Arborist equipment sunshine coast

Catherine Kendray

Owner and Accounts

Along with husband Andrew, Cath is one half of the ownership team here at Stihl Nambour and is also the resident Book Keeper! She previously worked in the Northern Territory and Northern Queensland before joining us on the beautiful Sunshine coast. She is enjoying the vibrant community of Nambour.

Ride on Mowers

Rebecca Kerkow

Sales and Admin

Rebecca is the oldest of Catherine’s and Andrew’s three children and couldn’t imagine working for anyone but family. After a few moves between Northern Queensland and the Sunshine Coast, where she worked as a Koala Zookeeper at Australia Zoo, Rebecca has found her calling in Sales and Marketing at Stihl Nambour. She has a passion for animals and nature, especially her two dogs, Missy and Moet. Rebecca loves the feel and friendly people of Nambour, and in particular the wonderful team of people she works with at Stihl.

Dana Kendray

Dana Kendray

Sales

Dana is the second of Andrew and Catherine’s daughters and is a qualified chef by trade. Dana was keen to get out of the kitchen for a change and came to work at Stihl Shop Nambour with her family. Dana has grown to love the outdoor power tools but still spends time in the kitchen on weekends.

Whipper Snipper

Georga Kendray

Sales

Georga is the youngest of the Kendray girls and is passionate about her customers (and her cavoodle Poppi) and loves all things STIHL! Just ask Georga about our battery range and she will find you the right tool for the job!

Elyse Kerkow

Chief Toy Tester

Elyse is the newest member of our team and Andrew and Catherine’s first grandchild. Rebecca loves to bring Elyse to work and she has already found her role in the shop. Looking for a toy, just ask Elyse!

Mowers sunshine coast

Alex Scott

Qualified Mechanic

Originally from Sydney, Alex has lived in Nambour and Yandina for the last 40 years and has great love and respect for the community. Completing his apprenticeship at Big Mower in 1995, Alex has experience in automotive and light-earth moving and has specialised in outdoor power equipment for the last 15 years. When he isn’t working you will find him mountain biking, landscaping, fishing, doing voluntary work in the community and just enjoying the coastal lifestyle.

Ben Ball

Sales

Ben is a local family man with over 25 years association with the Stihl Shop Nambour. Ben’s background is in agriculture and associated industries providing him with a good appreciation of the needs of our customers.

 

In Ben’s words “Once we gain a customer we want to keep them for life, so you need to look after them or someone else will!”

Hannah Abraham

Qualified Mechanic

Hannah has worked with her father in his mowing business for the last two and a half years while also finishing school. Hannah started working as a school based apprentice at Sunshine Coast Mowers and at the beginning of 2017 Hannah transferred to Stihl Shop Nambour to complete the rest of her apprenticeship. Hannah is passionate about what she does and fits in well to our team.

Cut off saw Specialist

Nathanael Parlane

School Based Trainee

Nathanael is the baby of the Stihl Nambour family. After working as a ‘Dishy’ at the Mulberry Café in Cooroy, Nathanael has recently started an apprenticeship at Stihl Nambour and is loving the work, environment and people here. Outside of work, Nathanael loves riding bikes, fixing things and spending time with friends and family.

We’re Looking forward
to meeting you in person!