Australian Association Of Consulting Archaeologists Inc

Member Profiles: Ashley Matic

MATIC, Ashley

MATIC, Ashley

Pragmatic Cultural Heritage Services
Selby VIC 3159
P: (03) 8782 6090
M: 0418 144 445
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Metropolitan Melbourne, Regional Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia
Bachelor of Archaeology (Honours), Master of Arts (Archaeology)

Professional Associations and Positions

Australasian Society for Historical Archaeology (ASHA, Australian Archaeological Association (AAA)


  • Site Survey
  • Site Recording
  • Excavation


  • Site Survey
  • Site Recording
  • Excavation

Special Fields

  • Lithic analysis

Consulting Experience

Ashley has been employed as a practicing Heritage Consultant by established consultancies in Victoria, New South Wales and South Australia since 2004, following completion of a Masters Degree in Archaeology at the Flinders University of South Australia in 2003. In his professional career he has been involved in the conduct of over 150 archaeological and cultural heritage management projects, including the preparation of cultural heritage due diligence assessments, archaeological assessments, test excavation and salvage reports and Cultural Heritage Management Plans for both European and Aboriginal cultural heritage sites. Additionally Ashley has also been employed as excavation director for the Penitentiary Conservation Project, which was conducted over 2013 & 2014 at the World Heritage Listed Port Arthur Historic site in Tasmania.

Selected Publications

Matic, A. 2014 3 Tintagel Court, Mount Eliza: Residential Subdivision Cultural Heritage Management Plan (13175), Report to Gregory John Farmer
Matic, A. 2013 Gheringhap Cistern and Structural Remains (H7721-0456), Archaeological Monitoring Works, Report to Rosenthal Munckton & Shields Architects Pty. Ltd.
Matic, A. 2012 Gunns Gully Road, Lockerbie: Cultural Heritage Management Plan (11912), Report to Stockland Development
Matic, A. 2011 Old Beechy Rail Trail: Track Construction and Upgrade Works, Cultural Heritage Management Plan (10753), Report to Colac Otway Shire Council
Matic, A. 2010 Parwan South Industrial Estate, Parwan: Cultural Heritage Management Plan (11234), Report to SMEC Urban
Matic, A. 2009 Point Nepean National Park Maintenance Works, Victoria: Cultural Heritage Management Plan (10336), Report to Parks Victoria
Matic, A. 2008 Archaeological Sub-Surface Testing at Dyson H1 Homestead (H7622-0433), Alfredton, Victoria, Report to the Roadcon Group
Matic, A. 2007 Proposed Tarago Water Treatment Plant, Rokeby, Victoria: Cultural Heritage Management Plan (10018), Report to Melbourne Water
Ford, A., Matic, A., Fiddian, J. and Cekalovic, H. 2007 Regional Audit of Cultural Heritage Assets on Roadsides in the Metropolitan North West Region, Report to VicRoads
Matic, A. 2006 An Archaeological survey of the proposed Colbinabbin to Lake Eppalock Water Pipeline, Victoria, Report to GHD Services Pty. Ltd.
Matic, A. and McCarthy, J. 2005 West Terrace Crematorium Archaeological Excavation, Report to Adelaide Cemeteries Trust