Gavin Ryan is a Toowoomba cartoonist and graphic designer whose work been published in newspapers for over 25 years. His career as a professional cartoonist began with the Downs League News and the Weekend Sportsman before moving on to The Toowoomba Chronicle in 1997. He is still published there to this day alongside Peter Hardwick's column, “Peter Patter”.
Gavin has since branched outside Toowoomba into other cartoonist fields including specialist publications and private commissions. Gavin is proud to be a full member of The Australian Cartoonist's Association and work as a graphic designer for The High Country Herald.