Meet our Councillors

Cr Richard Marsh

 

Cr Richard Marsh
MAYOR
11 Henry St
St George Q 4487
Mobile 0409 692 299
Email
richard.marsh@balonne.qld.gov.au 

Cr Richard Marsh was elected to Council in July 2002 and was elected as Mayor in 2016.

Cr Marsh is responsible for the portfolios of:

  • Disaster Management

  • Economic Development 

  • Regional Road Group

  • Indigenous Affairs

  • Financial Management

  • Human Resource Management and Enterprise Bargaining

  • Regional Planning, Planning Scheme and Development Regulations

     
Deputy Mayor Fiona Gaske   Cr Fiona Gaske
DEPUTY MAYOR
St George  Q  4487
Mobile 0403 606 397
Email 
fiona.gaske@balonne.qld.gov.au

Cr Gaske was elected to Council in April 2012 and is currently serving her second term. 

Cr Gaske is responsible for the portfolios of: 

  • Information Communication Technology

  • Economic Development 

  • Asset Management

  • Cemeteries

  • Parks & Gardens

  • Public Health

  • Cultural Development (Incl Harmony Centre)

  • Libraries

     
Councillor Robyn Fuhrmeister   Cr Robyn Fuhrmeister
12183 Carnarvon Highway
St George Q 4487
Mobile 0417 193 504
Home 4625 5168
Email
robyn.fuhrmeister@balonne.qld.gov.au

Cr Robyn Fuhrmeister was re-elected to Council in March 2016. 

Cr Fuhrmeister is responsible for the portfolios of: 

  • Urban Animal Control

  • Tourism

  • Stock Routes, Commons and Water Facilities

  • Council Buildings, Halls, Depots & Housing

  • Community events, RADF and Museums

     
Councillor Scott Scriven   Cr Scott Scriven
St George Q 4487
Mobile 0458 253 898
Email
scott.scriven@balonne.qld.gov.au

Cr Scott Scriven was elected to Council in March 2016. 

Cr Scriven is responsible for the portfolios of:

  • Regional Planning, Planning Scheme, Development Regulations

  • Cleansing – Waste Management, Refuse Collection & Landfill

  • Plant Pest Control

  • Animal Pest Control

     
Councillor Ian Todd   Cr Ian Todd
St George  Q  4487
Mobile 0417 731 533
Email 
ian.todd@balonne.qld.gov.au

Cr Ian Todd was elected to Council in March 2016. 

Cr Todd is responsible for the portfolios of: 

  • Water Resource Management & Urban Water & Waste Water

  • Community Safety

  • Great Artesian Basin

  • Shire Roads, Bridges & Drainage (West)

  • Showgrounds & Horse Sports Facilities (Dirranbandi, Bollon & Hebel)

     
Councillor Robbie Paul   Cr Robert Paul
13 Mayes St
Nindigully  Q  4497
Mobile 0428 788 981
Home 4625 9708
Email 
robert.paul@balonne.qld.gov.au

Cr Robert Paul was elected to Council in April 2012 and is currently serving his second term. 

Cr Paul is responsible for the portfolios of: 

  • WORK

  • Fleet Management

  • Shire Roads, Bridges & Drainage (East)

  • Showgrounds and Horse Sports Facilities (St George, Thallon & Nindigully)

     
Councillor Sam O'Toole   Cr Samantha O'Toole
8 Scott Street
St George  Q  4487
Mobile 0428 887 100
Home 4625 4521
Work 4625 1660
Email 
samantha.otoole@balonne.qld.gov.au

Cr Samantha O’Toole was elected to Council in March 2016. 

Cr O’Toole is responsible for the portfolios of: 

  • Urban Streets, Storm Water & Footpaths

  • Environmental Health

  • Public Transport

  • Aerodromes

  • Recreation Facilities, Pools, Sporting Fields, Skate Parks, Courts Sports

Register of Interests

Councillor Richard Marsh

Councillor Fiona Gaske

Councillor Robyn Fuhrmeister

Councillor Scott Scriven

Councillor Ian Todd

Councillor Robert Paul

Councillor Samantha O'Toole