Community Development

Developing facilities and reserves while helping our communities plan, grow, learn and become more resilient.

This committee deals with all the Council responsibilities in relation to the District's community facilities, buildings and halls, parks and reserves and cemeteries; funding for district and shared facilities; elections;  communications; community recreation activities; environmental education; cross-Council policy and planning; and Annual and Long Term Plans.


  • Cr Canton (Chair)
  • Cr Wensley (Deputy)
  • Cr Brown
  • Cr Bryant
  • Cr Greening
  • Cr Hawkes
  • Cr King
  • Cr Maling
  • Cr McNamara
  • Cr Ogilvie
  • Cr Sangster
  • Cr Tuffnell
  • Cr Turley



Community Awards Subcommittee
Community Grants Subcommittee
Creative Communities Subcommittee