Gippsland Physiotherapy Group, Leongatha


Rob Brownlow (Director) – Physiotherapist

Rob obtained his Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Charles Sturt University in Orange, NSW. Rob relocated from Newcastle after being offered a position with Gippsland Physiotherapy Group, working in our Leongatha practice and managing our Wonthaggi practice.

Rob has extensive experience in Sports and Musculoskeletal conditions, as well as injuries resulting from severe trauma. Rob has been involved as a Physiotherapist at many National and International sports events including the 2017-2019 Gymnastics World Cup, 2019 Gymnastics National Championships, 2019 Gymnastics Victoria Championships, 2018 Commonwealth Games, IRONMAN Asia-Pacific Championships and the Australian Country Junior Basketball Championships. He has also worked for multiple sporting organisations including the Women’s VFL, International Basketball Federation – Oceania Region, NSW Basketball, VIC Netball and VIC Softball.

Rob’s further qualifications include Sports Level 1 & 2, Dry Needling, Clinical Pilates, Drug and Alcohol Testing and Workplace Assessments. Rob enjoys mentoring new graduate physiotherapists as part of his role and regularly educates physiotherapy students seeking further experience.

Rob enjoys playing tennis and walking his border collies down by the beach. He is an avid supporter of the Melbourne Football Club, Melbourne Storm and the Wallabies.




William Lenehan – Physiotherapist

William has a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Charles Sturt University in Albury.

He grew up along the coast in South West Victoria, where he enjoys keeping fit, surfing, playing AFL and reading.

William has special interests in musculoskeletal and sporting injuries rehabilitation.






GPG Leongatha-6107Tanya Thorson – Physiotherapist

Tanya completed her Bachelor of Physiotherapy Degree at the Lincoln School of Health Sciences of Latrobe University.

Tanya enjoys a country lifestyle, raising her family in the South Gippsland Region. She currently offers Physiotherapy Services part time at the Leongatha Practice.






Ashleigh Eddy – Reception

Ashleigh is currently undertaking a Business Administration Traineeship, providing reception and administration support. She strives to provide exceptional, friendly customer service as well as helping people with their enquiries. She enjoys spending a lot of time at the beach and volunteering as a Surf Life Saver during the summer period.