Next Meeting 14 February 2018

The next GCC public meeting will be held on Wednesday 14th February 6:30pm at the Gungahlin Library.

Agenda

  1. Housing Choices, Planning Policy Branch, Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development
  2. Owners Corporation Network, ACT President, Gary Pertherbridge
  3. ACT Climate Strategy – Towards Zero Emissions, Catherine Keirnan, Joel Hankinson, Climate Change and Sustainability, Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development
  4. Community Engagment, Suzanne Orr, MLA

Next Meeting 13 Dec 17

The next GCC public meeting will be held on Wednesday 13th December 6:30pm at the Gungahlin Library.

Agenda

  1. Kamberra on Federal Development Update, Terry Shaw
  2. Predicting the Likelihood of Fire in the ACT, Brian Levine, ACT Parks and Conservation Service
  3. Education Services in Gungahlin, Rodney Bray, Deputy Director General Business Services Division, Robert Gotts, Director of Planning and Analytics, ACT Department of Education

GCC Annual General Meeting 11 October 2017

Gungahlin Community Council Annual General Meeting – 11 October 2017

Meeting Details

Commenced 6.32pm – 15  people in attendance – Chaired by Peter Elford.

Minutes of Previous Meeting

The minutes of the previous AGM 14 December 2016 were accepted.

Moved John Phippen, seconded by Mark Scarborough

Presidents Report

GCC President’s report 2016-17 was tabled and read. See attached

Moved Henley Samuels seconded by Kevin Cox to accept the President’s Report

Treasurers Report

Treasurer’s report was tabled and a summary given. See attached

Moved Kevin Cox seconded by Henley Samuels to accept the Treasurer’s report

President stood down and the Public Officer Kevin Cox took the chair.

Election of Office Bearers

All positions were declared vacant. Written nominations were tabled for President, Vice President, Public Officer, Treasurer, Secretary, 2 Committee members.

Outcomes of the election of the committee

  • President – Peter Elford;
  • Vice President – Henley Samuel;
  • Public Officer – Kevin Cox;
  • Treasurer – David Pollard;
  • Secretary – Andrew Braddock;
  • General Committee – Prasad Tipirnen, Luke Hadfield

President took the Chair

General Business

There being no other business the meeting was declared closed at 6:50

Next Meeting 8 Nov 17

The next GCC public meeting will be held on Wednesday 8th November 6:30pm at the Gungahlin Library

Agenda

  1. Ginninderra Project, Guy Barnett, Principal Research Consultant, CSIRO
  2. Rapid Public Transport Network Consultation, Peter Steele, David Mathews, Transport Canberra
  3. Gungahlin Policing Update, Rod Anderson, AFP
  4. Air Tower Development Approval Application, Discussion, GCC

Agenda & AGM 11 Oct 17

The 2017 Annual General Meeting of Gungahlin Community Council Inc. will be held in the Gungahlin Library (Conference Room 2) commencing at 6.30pm on Wednesday 11 October 2017.  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.

The AGM will be followed by a normal GCC public meeting.

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 no later than 6.00 pm Thursday 5th October 2017.  Email: secretary@gcc.asn.au  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.

Following the AGM, there will be a normal public meeting.

Agenda.

1. Opening and welcome
2. Apologies
3. Minutes of previous AGM held on 14 December 2016
4. Presentation of President’s Report for 2016-2017
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 2017-2018.
8. General Business

Minutes – GCC Community Meeting 9 August 2017

GCC Community Meeting 9 August 2017 (Gungahlin Library 6:30 – 8:30 pm)

Chair: Henley Samuels (Vice-president).

Attendees: see attendance log

[ Formal minutes in preparation ]

Agenda item 1: Future Land Releases – Simon Tenant  – Director, Land Development Projects, EPSDD

Download (PDF, 1.93MB)

Agenda item 2: Gold Creek Homestead – Chris Wain – National Trust of Australia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gold_Creek_Homestead

Agenda item 3: Public Housing Renewal in Gungahlin – Paul Lewis, Public Housing Renewal Task Force

Download (PDF, 1.98MB)

Agenda item 4: Air Towers Development Update – Elizabeth and Nathan Judd, Judd Studio (representing Empire Global)

Download (PDF, 15.66MB)

Agenda – Next Meeting 10 May

The next GCC public meeting will be held on Wednesday 10th May 6:30pm at the Gungahlin Library

AGENDA

1. Gungahlin Policing Update, Rod Anderson, AFP

2. SEE-Change in Gungahlin, Donella Johnston

3. Safety Mapping Results, Emma Davidson, Womens Centre for Health Matters

Agenda – Next Meeting 8 Mar 17

Agenda – Next Meeting 8 Mar 17

The next GCC public meeting will be held on Wednesday 8th March, 6:30pm at the Gungahlin Library

Agenda

  1. Gungahlin Town Centre Planning Refresh
    Gary Rake, Deputy Director-General, Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate
  2. Light Rail Construction Update – Scott Lyall, Project Director, Transport Canberra Light Rail would like to provide details on some significant upcoming traffic changes for the Gungahlin Community as a result of the Light Rail construction.
  3. Government Election Commitments Summary and Plan – Meegan Fitzharris, Yerrabi MLA, Minister for Higher Education, Training and Research, Minster for Transport Canberra and City Services, Assistant Minister for Health
  4. Q&A