About Irenic Publications Partners

Irenic Publications is the registered name for a writing/publishing enterprise owned and operated by Robert D. Brinsmead and Irene L. Estepa.

Robert D. (Bob) Brinsmead is a theologian/philosopher as well as a farmer/horticulturist. He founded Tropical Fruit World and Research Park, a popular tourist attraction in the greater Gold Coast region. It is also a place where Bob has trialed and investigated the potential benefits of more than 500 kinds of fruit trees.  He has served as a Councillor and Deputy Mayor of the Tweed Shire Council. In 2006 he was inducted into the Hall of Fame in the Tweed Business Excellence Awards. Bob Brinsmead is a writer and a published author. He lives at Duranbah, Tweed Valley, NSW with wife Irene Estepa.

Irene L. Estepa, (MBA) is a Chartered Accountant who has worked in a variety of financial management roles. After also working for some time as a Business Process Analyst and SAP consultant, Irene turned her attention to developing professional skills in Website and Graphic design, management and business development.

Bob Brinsmead

Irene Estepa