Kambah is one of the original Capital Chemist stores opening in 1976.
Gary Cairns was
the first managing partner from 1976 to 2002. Gary studied pharmacy in NZ then enthusiastically
served the people of Kambah and the newly developing Tuggeranong Valley with
good humour and plenty of rugby and fishing tips for 26 years.
Cathy Rice joined
the Capital Chemist Kambah team in 1992 and became managing partner in 2002. Cathy
grew up on a sheep and cattle property in North Western NSW and studied
pharmacy at Sydney University. Cathy has been proud to assist the Kambah
community for 27 years with all their healthcare needs and has assisted many
interns to become wonderful pharmacists.
joined the Capital Chemist Kambah partnership in 2013 after a period of 17
years with the Capital Chemist group, many of them as the managing partner at
Capital Chemist Chisholm. Amanda has a keen interest in Diabetes and completed
the Diabetes educator course in 2015. Amanda owns the Capital Chemist hot air
balloon, which is seen over the skies every year during the Canberra Balloon
Festival in March.
Cathy and Amanda are ably assisted by pharmacists Olivia
Collenette, Heather McEwin, Gwynn McLeod and Emma Ellett.
Capital Chemist Kambah have many long-standing team members,
who have been with us for many years, and have all been recognised with “years
of service” badges as below.
Sue 30 years, Robyn
29 years, Fiona 19 years
Kambah is a highly experienced, friendly team who look forward to assisting
you with all your healthcare needs!