Daryl Forest

Daryl Forest

Co-Founder and Past Principal

Prior to Co-Founding Cavallo Forest, Daryl spent most of his working life as a Partner or Director in some of the most high profile and respected firms in the state.

Daryl began his studies at the then School of Mines / SA (which is now part of Uni SA), completing business and economics, conveyancing and property units with emphasis on Town Planning Design and Cartography.

Daryl’s passion has always been in Town Planning and this led to a period working as an Urban Planner for projects throughout Australia and South East Asia with an international practice of geospatial scientists and planners in multi-disciplinary teams.

Past Projects include:

  • Albury
  • Wodonga
  • Golden Grove
  • Monarto
  • Jimboomba
  • Beaudesert
  • Bribie Island, as well as designing several thousand (in total) subdivisions in South Australia. Too many to mention individually.

Professional Accreditation and Memberships include:

  • Member of Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute
  • Life Fellow of the Institute for Drafting and Design Australia
  • Past Service Fellow of the Real Estate Institute Australia
  • Licensed Conveyancer (Non-Practising)
  • Past Board Member (6 years) for Minda Incorporated.
Daryl Forest

Meet the team

Rocco Cavallo

Co-Founder and Principal

Rocco began his working career in 1980 as a survey assistant at The Latrobe Region Water Authority in Victoria.

After migrating to Adelaide in early 1982 and commencing a Bachelor Degree in Surveying at what is now Uni SA, Rocco went on to win the RW Paynter Memorial Prize for Cadastral Surveying over his four year tenure.

Daryl Forest

Co-Founder and Past Principal

Prior to Co-Founding Cavallo Forest, Daryl spent most of his working life as a Partner or Director in some of the most high profile and respected firms in the state.

Daryl began his studies at the then School of Mines / SA (which is now part of Uni SA), completing business and economics, conveyancing and property units with emphasis on Town Planning Design and Cartography.

Josephine Cavallo

Principal Office Manager

Josephine was born and bred in Adelaide and spent her early working years on Kangaroo Island as a Quality Assurance Officer for the Meat Export Industry.

After gaining her qualifications in Accounting, Josephine worked in several accounting practices on both Kangaroo Island and Adelaide.

Olsi Ducaj

Graduate Surveyor

Olsi worked as a survey assistant for our firm in the final years of his studies. Having the foresight and work ethic to supplement his theoretical knowledge at university with a real work environment has enabled Olsi to hit the ground running since graduating.

Olsi is currently in a Training Agreement under Rocco's supervision to become a Licensed Surveyor.

Steven Keefe

Survey Assistant

Steven has been employed as a Survey Assistant with Cavallo Forest for over 5 years.

His satisfaction with the work environment coupled with our encouragement of his technical skills has led to Steven pursuing this profession as a career.

LICENSED SURVEYORS
DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANTS
CLIENT FOCUSSED

CAVALLO FOREST ARE LICENSED SURVEYORS

WITH A passion for land development

and a client focused philosophy

Rocco Cavallo & Daryl Forest began operating as a partnership in January 1992 and quickly established itself as a reputable firm with both clients and peers, specialising in Land Divisions.
Licensed Surveyors working onsite