Request for Nominations for the Coastal Estuary & Floodplain Advisory Committee

Council is seeking nominations from representatives of the community to become a member of the Bellingen Shire Coastal, Estuary and Floodplain Advisory Committee.

The role of the Committee is to provide comment and input into the future management of Bellingen Local Government Area’s rivers, estuaries, coastal zones, coastal floodplains and flood risks. This will include the review of various investigations and studies that are prepared to evaluate flood risk, coastal zone and estuarine management options.

Community members are sought with specific knowledge skills, expertise, connections or experience in coastal and estuary issues and local flooding with the community composition of the committee including:

  • 3 Community Representatives (with at least one from Bellingen and one from Urunga).
  • 1 Development Industry Representative.

Application are available from Council’s website or in hardcopy by contacting Council on 6655 7300 and must be submitted by 4.30pm, 11 April 2018.

For further information please contact Council’s Operations Engineer, Pat Carolan on 6655 7300 or

Application Form
Download the Information and Nomination Form