About Us

About Forerunner Physio

Forerunner Physio was founded in 2005 by husband and wife team Tim and Julieanne Jones. The practice moved into new state of the art, purpose-built rooms in 2012. Being a family owned practice makes Forerunner Physio unique in the Manning Valley, providing high quality physiotherapy services

in a friendly, caring and personal environment.

To promote an active approach to patient management Forerunner Physio has incorporated a well-equipped gym which assists in following patients through every stage of their recovery and rehabilitation.
Appointments are structured to offer extended one-on-one patient to physio time, providing the best quality of care.

Our Name

The name Forerunner Physio was inspired by a Scripture from Hebrews 6:19-20 "We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure. It enters the inner sanctuary behind the curtain, where our forerunner, Jesus, has entered on our behalf. He has become a high priest forever.."

Our Mission

It is the goal of Forerunner Physio to provide excellence in physiotherapy services, in an environment of care, respect and compassion. We believe in caring for the whole person, and your needs and concerns are important to us. 

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Meet our team of experienced physios

Tim Jones

Tim is owner and practice manager of Forerunner Physio. He graduated from La Trobe University, Melbourne in 1991, and has over 25 years experience. He spent 4 years working in the USA, and has been in private practice in Taree since 1996. Tim's main areas of interest include neck and back pain, sports injuries and personalised gym rehab programs.

Julieanne Jones

Julieanne graduated from La Trobe University, Melbourne in 1991. She has over 25 years experience in many different areas including brain injury rehabilitation, hydrotherapy, and private practice. Julieanne's main areas of interest include neck pain and headaches, spine and joint injuries and paediatrics.

Cindy Murphy

Cindy graduated in 2002 from the University of Otago in New Zealand.

She has extensive experience in a hospital setting as well as private practice. and has been working at Forerunner Physio since 2008. Cindy's special interest areas are clinical pilates, muscloskeletal injuries, and sports injuries including dancers.