Robyn was founding director Permaculture International Ltd and is is a principal tutor at Permaculture College Australia. She is one of the leading pioneers of permaculture in Australia.
She is also a musician. She released an album in 1992 called Songs Of A Green Guerilla.
She was nominated for the 1995 A.B.C. Rural Woman of the Year Award, for the North Coast district of New South Wales.