Vet Nurses & Support Staff Riverport

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Riverport Veterinary Hospital
1 Avoca Street
SA 5214

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08 8555 5690

Victor Central Veterinary Clinic
35 Crozier Road
Victor Harbor
SA 5211

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08 7522 4300
  • Megan Jeffree
    Practice Manager

    Megan grew up in Pinnaroo and moved to Goolwa when she was 9. She joined the team in early 2012 and started her career in veterinary nursing. She has since moved away from her nursing and has taken on the position of practice manager.

    Megan has a Staffy X named Morphius who we have all known since he was a puppy as he has had his fair share of problems!

  • Katie Wiese
    Veterinary Nurse

    Katie started with us in 2014. She is a born and bred Victor Harbor girl. Before starting her veterinary nurse traineeship Katie worked in real estate, this has given her all the amazing administration and customer service skills she now has. Katie is really enjoying assisting in surgery and loves nursing all our hospitalised patients. She is also learning the ropes to become one of our puppy preschool instructors.

    Katie has a very handsome Labrador named Trevor!

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  • Peta McAlpine

    Peta is the friendly face you will all see when you enter our Riverport Veterinary Hospital. She has been with us since 2012.

    Peta McAlpine
  • Dani Reimann
    Veterinary Nurse / Puppy Preschool Educator

    Dani has been with us since late 2008. She is a local girl and now a fully qualified vet nurse. Dani has a special interest in our wildlife and has helped nurse plenty of sick birds back to health.  She also enjoys surgical nursing.  Dani looks forward to the challenge of running Victor Central Vet Clinic!

    Dani has undergone behaviour training through Adelaide Veterinary Behaviour Sevices and is now one of our puppy school educators.

    Dani's pets:

    Wendy, a Boston Terrier

    Martha, a Cavalier X

    Bowie,  a white cat

    Major Tom, a white and ginger cat

    All pets enjoy going to work with Dani and getting lots of attention from all the staff......

    Dani Reimann
  • Vikki Benwell
    Veterinary Nurse / Puppy Preschool Educator

    Vikki came to us fully qualified in 2015, having being a vet nurse for over 15 years.  She has worked in busy clinics in the past and loves surgical nursing and attending to hospitalised patients. 

    Vikki lives on a property in beautiful, rural Yankalilla. She has three horses, Kersace, Cassie and Angel and loves riding. Vikki enjoys photography and has a keen eye for animal and scenic shots. She enters her work in shows in the local community.

    Vikki rescued two chooks from the RSPCA named lucky and frizzle. 

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  • Louise McEwen
    Veterinary Nurse

    Louise worked and travelled around Australia in many and varied vet clinics before ending up here in Goolwa in 2008. She is a fully qualified nurse with lots of experience. Louise has a special interest in dog behaviour, surgery and she is also our puppy pre-school coordinator. She loves caring for animals and making their stay as comfortable as possible. Louise loves to go walking and swimming with Tobe at the beach.

    Louise's pets:

    "Tobe"  (short for "Toblerone") a 9 year old chocolate labrador. She loves her IKEA soccer ball and hates slippery shiny surfaces.

    Louise McEwen
  • Helen Walker

    Helen has been the head receptionist at Riverport since 2008.  She has a special interest in OH&S and loves working with people and animals. Helen participates in indoor bowling and darts. She also enjoys spending time with her family which includes 2 lovely children.  She can often be seen reading the latest novel and has an interest in travelling. Her favourite places she has visited include Spain and the USA.

    Helen's pets:

    Helen has 2 dogs, 2 cats, 2 frogs, 2 chickens, 2 children and 1 husband


    Helen Walker
  • Keziah Lindschau
    Trainee Veterinary Nurse

    Kez started working for us in 2015 as a Trainee Veterinary Nurse. She has just completed Certificate I in Animal Studies and will soon begin Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing. 

    Kez has a property on Hindmarsh Island and lives there with her husband and three young daughters. 

    Kez has a Maltese x Shitzu named Bentley, a German Shepherd named Diesel, and a Mini Lop rabbit named Cookie.  

    Keziah Lindshau
  • Amelia Wagner
    Trainee Veterinary Nurse

    Amelia started working for us in 2013 as one of our amazing kennel hands. She has now finished year 12 and is about to start her career as a Veterinary Nurse. We are very excited about having her around the clinic on a full time basis.

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  • Nikki Wenham
    Kennel Hand

    Nikki is one of our zippy and reliable kennel hands. She grew up on a farm in Yankalilla and has always had a love and passion for animals. Nikki will be completing year 12 in 2016 and her dream is to attend university and become a veterinarian.

    Nikki has a beloved Australian Cattledog named Mia, cats, a bunny, birds and chickens.

    Nikki Wenham
  • Stephanie Blackwell
    Trainee Veterinary Nurse

    Stephanie joined the Vets First team in 2016. More information to come...

  • Rhianna Turnock
    Trainee Veterinary Nurse

    Rhianna joined the Vets First team in 2017. More information to come...

  • Lisa Drew

    Lisa joined the Vets First team in 2016. More information to come...