Craig has been the Executive Chairman of the Australian High Performance & Recovery Centre (AHPRC) since 2012, (2017, rebranded as DREAMFIELD). In that time, Craig’s leadership has seen DREAMFIELD evolve into a truly unique community centred project focused on delivering social cohesion through the interface of sport, culture and the Arts.
Based at the Brisbane Airport, DREAMFIELD is an innovative and collaborative project that will see the establishment of a world class sports science and cultural facility within the Brisbane Airport precinct.
DREAMFIELD aims to create the southern hemisphere’s premier sports science and cultural precinct, positioning Brisbane as a city of first choice for visiting domestic and international sporting teams, as well as providing a cultural gateway to the Asia Pacific.
Craig is also the Chairman and founder of The Outdoor Furniture Specialists Pty Ltd having established this retail business in 1990, taking it from one store in Brisbane to what is now a national Franchise group of more than 40 stores across five states of Australia. A member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Craig was also one of the founding board members of the Bulky Goods Retail Association from 1998 to 2007. Craig is the former Chairman of the Brisbane Broncos Thoroughbreds and is the current Chairman of the Brisbane Bombers NRL Expansion Bid Team.
Craig Davison has 7 children, 7 grandchildren and enjoys time with his family and friends. While his passion is Rugby League & Ballet, Craig also enjoys tennis and most other sports either as a participant or as a spectator. Craig is a strong believer and advocate of the power of sport and arts to positively impact people’s lives and deliver lasting social impact.
Craig has supported many charities and enjoys collecting quotes from around the globe, including his favourite, “never give up on something you really want. The patience required is difficult, but it is worse to regret!"