Our History

  • 1978
    Darryl & Thelma Wilson started a solo practice at 611 Sturt Street BALLARAT
  • 1979
    Part time practices commenced at the Daylesford hospital and Bacchus Marsh medical centre.
  • 1980
    Darryl Wilson joined Derek Gardiner as a partner and the practice was known as Cutter Gardiner and Wilson. Cutter Gardiner and Wilson originally started in 1908 with Vic Wastell and then in 1914 Geoff Cutter joined the practice (Wastell and Cutter 46 Sturt Street BALLARAT). Derek Gardiner joined the practice when Vic Wastell retired in the 1950’s and the practice became Cutter and Gardiner.
  • 1980
    Cutter, Gardiner and Wilson moved to 45 Lydiard Street South BALLARAT.
  • 1985
    Derek Gardiner passed away and the Howitt Street practice in Wendouree began.
  • 1986
    Peter Fairbanks joined the practice and it became Fairbanks and Wilson at 45 Lydiard Street South BALLARAT.
  • 1990
    Permanent practices were set up at Bacchus Marsh and Daylesford.
  • 1995
    The partnership between Darryl and Thelma Wilson and Peter Fairbanks dissolved and Darryl and Thelma took over the running of Wendouree, Bacchus Marsh and Daylesford, which still operate to this day.
  • 1998
    Wendouree practice expanded to the adjoining shop in Howitt Street
  • 2001
    Daylesford and Bacchus Marsh moved to their present locations.