After a career in London with Shell Oil Ross worked for his Uncle at his Total Oil and Calor Gas (LPG) depot primarily managing the LPG (Gas) division, reaching Director level. A few years later he emigrated to Australia.
He has owned and run Barbitec for over 20 years in Perth, knows the in's and out's of Barbequing and now dedicates his time to cooking, famously known for the first 'WA BBQ Chef' to start BBQ cooking classes back in early 2000.
This website, is all about Barbeques from maintenance, cooking, regulations, tips and many ways to make your BBQ experience better, so browse and feel free to send him questions on anything BBQ..
Having spent many years in the Gas business, Ross is a qualified licensed Gas fitter, BBQ gas technician, author and BBQ Chef, where else would you get such comprehensive knowledge in one place? His advice is free and objective so if you have a bbq problem call him as he will be happy to help.
Passionate about food, wine, cooking and recipes you can follow him daily on his instagram page for cooking tips and advice. He is also the author of two books, his latest being 'British & Australian BBQ Secrets' written jointly with UK Celebrity Chef Ben Bartlett (aka BBQ BEN).
He has recently set up the 'BARBECUE SERVICE ALLIANCE AUSTRALIA DIRECTORY' for BBQ servicing, repairs, etc. Australia-wide. So if you want a like business to Barbitec but you are in another State go to www.bbqsaa.com.au all busineses listed are 5 star!
'Barbitec through its resources helps and supports 'WA Local and Australian Businesses' - So should you! .. Some Local & Australian products that we use:
3 Drops Olive Oil - Giovanni Coffee - York Olive Oil - Mottainai Lamb - Tasman Sea Salt - All Foods Market
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'Events & Appearances' at the top will give you an idea as to where Ross is during the coming BBQ season, have a look and pop in and say hello if you go to one of his events. ed.