GCC Public Meeting 8 July

The July public meeting of the Gungahlin Community Council (GCC) will be held online at 6.30pm on Wednesday 8 July 2020. There will be a virtual meeting room running on the Zoom application, and this will be live streamed on Facebook on the GCC Facebook pages. Attendess are strongly encouraged to join the Zoom virtual room meeting. Please REGISTER HERE and you will be emailed the link needed to join the Zoom meeting.

Agenda

  • Current GCC Activities, Peter Elford, GCC
  • Update on DHA Office Building and Cinema, Kieran Fordham, Lockbridge (short)
  • Update on Gungahlin Crematorium, Alannah Gibbon, Marketing and Communications Officer (short)
  • Gold Creek Homestead Sale Process, Throsby Community Garden & other Mingle updates in Gungahlin, Natalie Bishop, Suburban Land Agency
  • Bus Network 19 Update, Peter Steele, Transport Canberra

GCC Public Meeting 10 June

The June public meeting of the Gungahlin Community Council (GCC) will be held online at 6.30pm on Wednesday 10 June 2020. There will be a virtual meeting room running on the Zoom application, and this will be live streamed on Facebook on the GCC Facebook pages. Attendess are strongly encouraged to join the Zoom virtual room meeting – please email us (info@gcc.asn.au) and we will send you the link needed to join the meeting.

Agenda

  • The COVID-19 Pandemic and Small Businesses – An Overview of  What Assistance is Available, Graham Catt, CEO, Canberra Business Chamber
  • Results from GCC Survey 2019, Peter Elford, GCC President
  • ACT Election Focus Areas, Peter Elford, GCC President

GCC Public Meeting May 13

The May public meeting of the Gungahlin Community Council (GCC) will be held online at 6.30pm on Wednesday 13 May 2020. There will be a virtual meeting room running on the Zoom application, and this will be live streamed on Facebook on both the MyGungahlin Facebook and GCC Facebook pages. Attendess are strongly encouraged to join the Zoom virtual room meeting – please email us (info@gcc.asn.au) and we will send you the link needed to join the meeting.

Agenda

  • Sport and Recreation Facilities in Gungahlin, Yvette Berry, Minister for Sport and Recreation, Deputy Chief Minister
  • New Retail Options in Gungahlin – The Transformation of the Home Hardware Site, Richard Swinburne, Argus Property
  • New Development Application for The Establishment (formerly Air Towers), Peter Elford, GCC President

GCC Public Meeting April 8

The April public meeting of the Gungahlin Community Council (GCC) will be held online at 6.30pm on Wednesday 8 April 2020. There will be a virtual meeting room running on the Zoom application, and this will be live streamed on Facebook on both the MyGungahlin Facebook and GCC Facebook pages. If you wish to join the Zoom virtual room meeting, please email us (info@gcc.asn.au) and we will send you the link needed to join the meeting.

Agenda

  • Gungahlin Policing, Troy Roberts, Australian Federal Police Association
  • ACT Government Response to COVID-19, Dr. Paul Dugdale, Public Health Physician (Duty Chief Health Officer)
  • Coping with COVID-19: The Lifeline Experience, Tracey McMahon, Lifeline

GCC Public Meeting March 11

The next GCC public meeting will be held in the Gungahlin Club commencing at 6.30pm on Wednesday 12 March 2019.

Agenda

  • GCC Update, Peter Elford, President, GCC
  • Canberra Cemeteries Developments, Shane Kelly, Executive Director
  • The Future of the Gungahlin Town Centre … A Dormitory ?, Peter Elford, President, GCC

GCC Public Meeting February 12

The first GCC public meeting of 2020 will be held in the Gungahlin Club commencing at 6.30pm on Wednesday 12 February 2019.

Agenda

  • GCC Update, Peter Elford, President, GCC
  • Community Sites in Casey, Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate
  • Gas five year plan for 2021–26, Chris Bell, evoEnergy
  • Bus Network and light Rail Changes, Peter Steele, Transport Canberra

Next GCC Public Meeting and AGM December 11

Next GCC Public Meeting and AGM December 11

The 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Gungahlin Community Council Inc., and December public meeting, will be held in the Gungahlin Club commencing at 6.30pm on Wednesday 11 December 2019. The AGM will be held first.

Public Meeting

Agenda

  • GCC Update, Peter Elford, President, GCC
  • Tamil Christmas Presentation
  • Access Canberra Contact Centre, Kevin Bell, Access Canberra
  • Bush Fire Preparedness, ACT Rural Fire Service

Annual General Meeting

All committee positions will be declared vacant and nominations for all positions are required: President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, Public Officer and Committee Members (up to five) – as the Constitution allows for a maximum of 10 members of the committee.

MEMBERSHIP

A person is eligible for membership of the Council if the person is at least 16 years of age and one of:

(a) lives in the Gungahlin district;
(b) owns property in the Gungahlin district;
(c) works in the Gungahlin district;
(d) conducts a business in the Gungahlin district; or
(e) has been duly appointed to represent a social organisation or interest group servicing the Gungahlin district.

A person is not eligible to nominate to be an Office-Bearer of the Council if the person is;

(a) an Executive Officer of a registered political party;
(b) a person employed by a registered political party;
(c) a registered candidate for a forthcoming election; or
(d) an elected member of the ACT Legislative Assembly or any Parliament or a person who has been pre-selected or has nominated for a forthcoming election to any of the aforementioned bodies; or
(e) an office bearer in a commercial or industrial lobby group registered with the Federal or ACT Government.

Nominations should be sent by emailing a completed nomination form to the Secretary (secretary@gcc.asn.au) no later than 6.00 pm Friday 6 December 2019.

If nominating another person, please ensure that your nomination is acceptable to them. If you know someone who may be interested in the work of the Gungahlin Community Council, please pass this information on to them.

AGM Agenda

1. Opening and welcome
2. Apologies
3. Minutes of previous AGM held on 14 November 2018
4. Presentation of President’s Report for 2018-2019
5. Presentation of Treasurer’s Report (Financial Reports & Auditor’s Statement)

6. Appointment of Public Officer
7. Election of office bearers & general committee members for 2019-2020.
8. General Business

Next GCC Meeting is November 13

Agenda

  • Gungahlin Police Update, Rod Anderson
  • Franklin Grasslands, Geoff Robertson, President, Friends of Grasslands
  • Canberra Hindu Mandir Temple, Dr Krishna Nadimpalli
  • Meet Your MLA – Alistair Coe, Leader of Opposition, Yerrabi MLA

Next GCC Meeting is October 9

Next GCC Meeting is September 11

Agenda

  • Special Presentation of Recognition
  • Update on Development of Casey Community Sites, Helena Seagrott, Penny Gibson EPSDD
  • Transport Canberra Update on Bus Network, Peter Steelle, TCCS
  • Gold Creek Homestead Sale, Peter Elford, GCC, Rosemary Blemings