Nillumbik Shire Council profile

The Shire of Nillumbik is divided into seven wards. Bunjil Ward in the north-west includes Strathewen, Arthurs Creek, Doreen, Cottles Bridge, Hurstbridge and Wattle Glen. Sugarloaf Ward in the east includes St Andrews, Christmas Hills, Kangaroo Ground and Research. Wingrove Ward includes the southern part of Eltham. Swipers Gully Ward includes the northern part of Eltham. Ellis Ward covers Diamond Creek. Blue Lake Ward includes Plenty and Yarrambat. Edendale Ward includes Eltham North and part of St Helena.

Features of the council

Nillumbik Shire Council covers 432.007 sqKm.

Shire of Nillumbik is divided into seven wards. There is a total of seven councillors.

Current Councillors

Blue Lake Ward (1 councillor)
BROOKER, Grant

Bunjil Ward (1 councillor)
EGAN, Karen Jane

Edendale Ward (1 councillor)
DUMARESQ, John

Ellis Ward (1 councillor)
PERKINS, Peter

Sugarloaf Ward (1 councillor)
ASHTON, Jane

Swipers Gully Ward (1 councillor)
RANKEN, Bruce

Wingrove Ward (1 councillor)
CLARKE, Peter

This structure came into effect at the November 2008 election as a result of an electoral representation review conducted in 2008. For more information about the review, visit the Nillumbik Shire Council representation review page.

You can find out more about the Nillumbik Shire Council by visiting its website: www.nillumbik.vic.gov.au (external link).