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Merger Creates Largest Full-Service Accounting Firm In Scone Region: PKF Upper Hunter

In an exciting development for the Scone business community, two highly regarded local accounting firms, PKF Upper Hunter and Hampson & Co, have officially come together under the prestigious PKF brand. This strategic alliance aims to consolidate their expertise, expand service offerings, and provide an unparalleled level of support to clients in the region.

Having aligned to the PKF brand in November 2023, PKF Upper Hunter, previously Rose and Partners, has seen great success from leveraging the extensive resources of the international PKF network.

Hampson & Co, led by Darryl and Amanda Hampson, is a well-established local firm that has served the community for the past seven years. Joining the firm as a Partner, Darryl’s experience in accounting spans over 25 years, with 14 years in public practice. Darryl's wife, Amanda, who handles the crucial role of bookkeeper, will continue to play a pivotal role in the firm's operations.

Both Darryl and Amanda Hampson express their commitment to their existing clients and are enthusiastic about the enhanced services and support that PKF offers. The decision to move their operations to PKF Upper Hunter's offices is a strategic move aimed at streamlining operations and leveraging the synergies between the two firms. Clients can expect a broader range of services, deeper expertise, and a commitment to excellence that aligns with the PKF tradition.

As PKF Upper Hunter embarks on this new chapter, they look forward to continuing their strong relationships with existing clients while welcoming new ones. The shared vision of providing unparalleled client service and contributing to the success of businesses in the Upper Hunter region is at the core of this exciting collaboration.

For more information about the consolidation of these two firms and the wide range of services PKF Upper Hunter now offers, please contact your local partner, or visit our website at

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