Cr Steve Klipin

Cr Steve Klipin
Cr Steve Klipin

Cr Steve Klipin was elected to Bellingen Shire Council at the 2016 Local Government Elections. View Swearing In Ceremony on You Tube.  Cr Klipin was elected to the position of Deputy Mayor for a 12 month period in September 2017.

Cr Klipin previously served as Councillor from 2012-2016 and held the position of Deputy Mayor from October 2015 until 9 September 2016. 

Steve moved to Bellingen in 1997 and founded a successful organic food business, which he operated for eight years. Currently Steve works as the business manager at Chrysalis Steiner School in Thora, a position he has held for the last eight years.

Cr Klipin believes that the human and geographical diversity within the Bellingen Shire are important hallmarks of the area, and that the natural beauty and human endeavours of our region deserve our commitment and stewardship.

Cr Klipin and his partner have raised their 2 boys in Bellingen and are proud of the facilities and opportunities that Bellingen Shire and this community have offered to young families.

Cr Klipin loves swimming in all of the natural waterways in the Shire and the public pools too!


  • Arts Mid North Coast Inc
  • Coffs Coast Tourism


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