Meet our Councillors

Cr Richard MarshCr Richard Marsh
MAYOR

11 Henry St
St George Qld 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 GaskeCr Fiona Gaske
DEPUTY MAYOR

St George Qld 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 and Gardens
  • Public Health
  • Cultural Development (Incl Harmony Centre)
  • Libraries

Councillor Robyn FuhrmeisterCr Robyn Fuhrmeister

12183 Carnarvon Highway
St George Qld 4487
Mobile: 0417 193 504
Home: (07) 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 and Housing
  • Community events, RADF and Museums

Councillor Scott ScrivenCr Scott Scriven

St George Qld 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 ToddCr Ian Todd

St George Qld 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 and Urban Water & Waste Water
  • Community Safety
  • Great Artesian Basin
  • Shire Roads, Bridges and Drainage (West)
  • Showgrounds & Horse Sports Facilities (Dirranbandi, Bollon & Hebel)

 

Councillor Robbie PaulCr Robert Paul

13 Mayes St
Nindigully Qld 4497
Mobile: 0428 788 981
Home: (07) 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 and Drainage (East)
  • Showgrounds and Horse Sports Facilities (St George, Thallon & Nindigully)

Councillor Sam O'TooleCr Samantha O'Toole

8 Scott Street
St George Qld 4487
Mobile: 0428 887 100
Home:(07) 4625 4521
Work: (07) 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 and Footpaths
  • Environmental Health
  • Public Transport
  • Aerodromes
  • Recreation Facilities, Pools, Sporting Fields, Skate Parks, Courts Sports

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