Wellington Shire Council profile

Wellington Shire Council is divided into three three-councillor wards. Central Ward includes Sale and Longford. Coastal Ward includes Loch Sport, Golden Beach, Seaspray, Woodside, Yarram and Port Albert. Northern Ward includes Dargo, Briagolong, Heyfield, Maffra, Stratford and Rosedale.

Features of the council

Wellington Shire Council covers 11,002.61 sqKm.

Wellington Shire Council is divided into three three-councillor wards. There is a total of nine councillors.

Current Councillors

Central Ward (3 councillors)
McCUBBIN, Darren
ROSSETTI, Scott Andrew
BYE, Ian

Coastal Ward (3 councillors)
STEPHENS, Garry John
HALL, Alan Bruce
MAHER, Gayle

Northern Ward (3 councillors)
HOLE, Malcolm
CROSSLEY, Carolyn Ann
RIPPER, Carmel (council countback results)

This structure came into effect at the 2016 local council elections following a representation review in 2015. For more information about the review, visit the Wellington Shire Council representation reviews page.

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