Coastal and Environment Management Advisory Committee

This committee provides feedback to Council about coastal and flood management and includes representatives from community groups, government agencies and the local scientific community.

The committee is an important part of how Council ensures the community is able to contribute to decisions about coastal management in Eurobodalla Shire.

The Coastal and Environment Management Committee is made up of:

  • three councillors, Clr Elizabeth Innes, Clr Jack Tait and Clr Patrick McGinlay
  • natural resource management (landcare)
  • primary industries representative
  • Aboriginal advisory committee member
  • science professionals
  • seven district representatives

State Agencies:

  • department of planning, industry and environment
  • crown lands division
  • energy and environment science division
  • planning and policy division
  • national parks and wildlife service
  • department of primary industries - fisheries
  • department of primary industries - Batemans marine park
  • state emergency service
  • south east local land services

Bega and Shoalhaven councils are invited to attend some of the meetings to share their experiences managing similar coastal issues.

Terms of Reference

The Terms of Reference outline the committee's purpose and the terms that guide its operation. It includes how often the committee should meet, what groups are represented and what government agencies are invited to attend.

More information

For more information, contact Council's Coast and Flood Management Planner on: