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Councillor Simon Richardson


PO Box 219
Mullumbimby NSW 2482

Mobile   0427 076 834

Simon is a resident of Federal. He is married with two children. His goal is to support the youth of the Shire to have a voice and a place within the overall vision of the Shire. With many challenges ahead, he is determined to provide leadership to ensure our Shire truly embraces sustainable living, working and social practises, while embracing the diverse and unique cultural flavour of the area.

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Simon has been a Councillor of Byron Shire Council since March 2008 and the Mayor since September 2012.

Committee Memberships

Cr Richardson is one of the Councillor representatives on the following:

Bangalow Chamber of Commerce
Bangalow Parks (Showground) Section 355 Management Committee
Bangalow Pool Trust Joint Working Group
Biodiversity and Sustainability Panel
Brunswick Heads Memorial Hall Section 355 Management Committee
Byron Bay Community and Cultural Centre Management Committee
Byron Shire Sports Stakeholder Forum
Community Safety Precinct Committee
Finance Advisory Committee
Joint Regional Planning Panel
North Byron Parklands Regulatory Working Group
Rous County Council
Sustainable Economy Panel
Transport and Infrastructure Advisory Committee

Alternate Delegate Memberships

Suffolk Park Community Hall Board of Management