John Burgess
Chartered Accountant (CA)
Graduate Diploma of Financial Planning
Bachelor of Business (Warrnambool Institute of Advanced Education)

Areas of expertise include, but are not limited to:

  • Business planning & structuring
  • Business performance monitoring
  • Self Managed Super Funds
  • Succession planning
  • Superannuation
  • Tax planning & advice


John, a Director of Murray Nankivell since 1997, has been involved in the accountancy profession since 1984. His aim is to provide clients with relevant advice in relation to taxation and business management.


His strengths lie in his "whole of business" approach to dealing with clients. His understanding of clients' needs allows him to advise them on how to add value to their financial affairs. John visits the Murray Bridge, Coonalpyn, Tintinara and Meningie offices as well as looking after Bordertown clients.


John is experienced in all facets of accounting and has worked with a diverse range of businesses. He assists clients in many industry sectors including primary production, real estate, medical and professional businesses. 


Son of local retired farmers Reg and Marg Burgess, he grew up on their farm in Apsley. His farming background provides him with knowledge of the issues and conditions affecting businesses in the South East of South Australia and Western Victoria. Prior to settling in Bordertown he gained experience in audit and business services with one of the Big 4 firms in Mount Gambier and then Brisbane. 


John is involved in various community groups in Bordertown and his personal interests are his family and sport.

08 8752 8888
0407 183 883


Business Advisory
Succession Planning
Financial Planning