About Us.

Kate Presnell Bodyworks is a professional and customer-centric collision repair service that has been serving the Tasmanian community for over 40 years.

We pride ourselves on our commitment to quality and excellence, offering highly trained technicians who are dedicated to providing the best possible care for our client’s vehicles. With strong systems in place, we ensure a seamless and efficient experience, from the moment your vehicle arrives to the moment your vehicle departs.
As a family business imbedded in the local community, we prioritise building lasting relationships and creating a welcoming, supportive and inclusive environment for our clients. Trust Kate Presnell Bodyworks for a seamless and exceptional collision repair experience.

2023

Meet the Team.


Welcome to KPB Team, where professionalism meets fun and happiness.

We are a dedicated group of highly trained individuals who are passionate about providing quality service to our customers. Our team is customer-centric, always going the extra mile to ensure your satisfaction. Our vision is to lead the automotive industry into the future by putting the consumer first always. With KPB Team, you can trust that you are in capable hands that are committed to exceeding your expectations – experience the difference with KPB!

Kate Presnell
// Managing Director

Kate Presnell

Brad Harwood

// Training Quality Assurance Manager

Bronte Sutherland

// Personal Assistant to Managing Director

Joe Burden

// Workshop Manager

Liam Malcolm

// Automotive Refinishing Technician

Connor Mitchell

// Automotive Refinishing Technician

Jeb Olding

// Automotive Refinishing Technician and Automotive Repair Technician

Pip Scott

// Apprentice Automotive Refinishing Technician

John Ryrie

// Automotive Repair Technician

Rick Apted

// Automotive Repair Technician

Nick Bailey

// Apprentice Automotive Repair Technician

Rydar Kelb

// Apprentice Automotive Repair Technician

Jo-Ann Woollacott

// Administration Assistant

We will lead the Automotive Industry into the future by putting the consumer first, always!