Environment Advisory Committee 2018-2020

Consultation has concluded

APPLICATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED

Are you passionate about the environment? Want to give something new a go and really make a difference in your community?......Why not join the Mitchell Environment Advisory Committee?

Applications are now open for upto twelve (12) new members to join the committee.

The committee aims to tap into the knowledge, skills and experiences of community members to provide Council with strategic advice and recommendations about environmental sustainability and management issues.

Representatives will be appointed by Council for a period of 2 years and are chosen on the basis of;

  • Diversity of environmental interests and knowledge including biodiversity, natural resource management, farming and landcare and environmental education.

  • Live and/or work within the municipality, or have a demonstrated connection to the municipality through professional, technical or industry alliances.

  • Representation comprising a mix of urban and rural members across the geographical spread of the Shire.

  • A mix of skills and attributes to complement other members of the committee

  • Ability to regularly attend and participate in meetings as scheduled.

Major projects the committee are expected to work on during the next term include the Broadford Structure Plan, the development of the Rural Land Use and Activities plan, review of the Mitchell Shire Sustainable Resource Management Strategy, biodiversity projects and environmental education and awareness programs

Applications close 20 April 2018.

For further information please read the Terms of Reference or contact the Mitchell Shire Council’s Environment Coordinator, Elyse Kelly on 5734 6200 or environment@mitchellshire.vic.gov.au

APPLICATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED

Are you passionate about the environment? Want to give something new a go and really make a difference in your community?......Why not join the Mitchell Environment Advisory Committee?

Applications are now open for upto twelve (12) new members to join the committee.

The committee aims to tap into the knowledge, skills and experiences of community members to provide Council with strategic advice and recommendations about environmental sustainability and management issues.

Representatives will be appointed by Council for a period of 2 years and are chosen on the basis of;

  • Diversity of environmental interests and knowledge including biodiversity, natural resource management, farming and landcare and environmental education.

  • Live and/or work within the municipality, or have a demonstrated connection to the municipality through professional, technical or industry alliances.

  • Representation comprising a mix of urban and rural members across the geographical spread of the Shire.

  • A mix of skills and attributes to complement other members of the committee

  • Ability to regularly attend and participate in meetings as scheduled.

Major projects the committee are expected to work on during the next term include the Broadford Structure Plan, the development of the Rural Land Use and Activities plan, review of the Mitchell Shire Sustainable Resource Management Strategy, biodiversity projects and environmental education and awareness programs

Applications close 20 April 2018.

For further information please read the Terms of Reference or contact the Mitchell Shire Council’s Environment Coordinator, Elyse Kelly on 5734 6200 or environment@mitchellshire.vic.gov.au

  • Mitchell Environment Advisory Committee application

    Mitchell Shire Council is calling for up to twelve (12) community representatives on the Mitchell Environment Advisory Committee.


    Mitchell Shire Council is calling for up to twelve (12) community representatives on the Mitchell Environment Advisory Committee.


    Consultation has concluded