Susi and Vaughan moved to the lavender farm in 2001. Susi is a registered nurse and owns a health food store in Wellington. Her interests are holistic health and healing. She enjoys making products from the lavender oil produced on the farm.
Vaughan is a research scientist and he is very interested in growing organic grapes and wine making.
Susi and Vaughan have two adult children.
The five hectares that they live on includes 7000 lavender plants, grapes, olives and coloured sheep. In 2002 Lavender Creek Farm won the Talga for best lavender oil.