Hepburn Shire Council

Hepburn Shire Council has 5 wards with 7 councillors total:

  • 2 wards with 2 councillors each
  • 3 wards with one councillor each.

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Current elections

Local council elections will be held by post this October.

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Council information

  • Current councillors

    Birch Ward

    Jen Bray

    Lesley Dawne Hewitt

    Cameron Ward

    Tessa Louise Halliday

    Coliban Ward

    Brian Hood

    Creswick Ward

    Don Henderson

    Tim Drylie

    Holcombe Ward

    Juliet Astrid Ingham Simpson

  • Electoral structure changes

    Hepburn Shire Council will have a new electoral structure at the council elections this October.

    It will change from the existing 5 ward structure to an unsubdivided structure with 7 councillors.

    You will vote for councillors to represent the entire council area.

    You can look at the new electoral structure on our interactive map.

    Find out more about the changes.

  • Past results
  • Previous council reviews

    2023-24 electoral structure review

    An electoral representation advisory panel reviewed Hepburn Shire Council's electoral structure in 2023-24.

    This review changed the electoral structure of this council. The changes will take effect at the October 2024 council election.

    Learn about this review.

    2020 representation review

    We reviewed the electoral structure of Hepburn Shire Council in 2020. However, the introduction of the Local Government Act 2020 in April 2020 meant the electoral structure was decided according to the new Act.

    Read the report:

  • Download map

    New council map

    This map shows the electoral structure that will apply at the council elections this October.

    Current council map

    This map shows the current electoral structure and internal ward boundaries. This electoral structure will expire at the council elections this October.

    To view KML files, you will need geographic information systems (GIS) software such as Google Earth.