ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING- New SI & Districts Community Forum Committee

Gwen Downie concluded her Annual Report as Chairman by saying it had been a busy and productive year for the Committee attending meetings, reading and following up on Council matters, preparing agenda for meetings and acting on the decisions of Forum meetings on behalf of the  Community and taking residents’ and ratepayers’ requests to Council, all levels of  governments and other authorities and working towards all manner of projects and outcomes to ensure that:

  The Berrara, Cudmirrah, Sussex Inlet and Swanhaven  District remains a safe, strong, resilient, caring  and sharing community; respecting our natural environment whilst evolving into a more vibrant, inclusive, attractive and inviting place; providing more economic and social opportunities through a variety of recreational and social cultural infrastructure that highlights the area and its connection to the water.

Gwen Thanked Vice Chairman Kerry Howes,  Secretary/Publicity Gail Drummond and Treasurer Jan Lang  for their support to her as Chairman and their commitment to the Forum.

NEW COMMITTEE for 2020/21

The Newly appointed Forum Committee announced by Returning Officer, John Lang at the AGM is as Follows:

                 Chairman- Hugh Johnstone       Vice Chairman -Russell Neeves,

                 Secretary-Sandra Gray                  Treasurer – Kerry May

Publicity Officer- No nomination received – (volunteer/s welcome)

Forum  Committee Changeover

                           Back row L to R:     Russell Neeves, Hugh Johnstone, Sandra Gray, John Lang

Front Row L to R :  Gwen Downie, Kerry Howes, Gail Drummond, Kerry May

Absent- Jan Lang

John  Lang thanked the new committee members for their acceptance of their positions and their future contribution to the community. The outgoing committee offered their support and wished the new Committee well in the forthcoming year.

Gwen thanked John for his role as returning officer and invited the newly appointed Committee members to introduce themselves to the meeting.