Councillors

The Gympie region comprises of eight divisions, represented by the Mayor and eight other councillors

Councillors are required to act at all times in accordance with the requirements of the local government principles and the various roles, responsibilities and obligations placed upon them by the Local Government Act 2009.

A Councillor Code of Conduct has further been adopted which emphasizes Council's public commitment to maintaining the high ethical and behavioural standards expected of the Mayor and all Councillors of Gympie Regional Council.

Council has adopted an Investigation Policy which outlines how alleged inappropriate conduct by Councillors will be investigated and determined. 

Council is required to maintain and publish a Councillor Conduct Register in accordance with section 150DX of the Local Government Act 2009.

 

Cr Mick Curran

Mayor Mick Curran

Portfolio: Governance, Finance, ICT and Disaster Management, Water and Sewerage

Mobile: 0417 959 331
E-mail: mayorcurran@gympie.qld.gov.au

Register of Interests

Cr Mark McDonald

Cr Mark McDonald

Position: Councillor - Division 1

Portfolio: Strategic Planning, Statutory Planning, Environmental Health, Local Laws, Building and Plumbing

Mobile: 0439 001 170
E-mail: mark.mcdonald@gympie.qld.gov.au

Register of Interests

Cr Glen Hartwig

Cr Glen Hartwig

Position: Councillor - Division 2

Portfolio: Economic Development, Industry Developmentt

Mobile: 0437 722 931
E-mail: glen.hartwig@gympie.qld.gov.au

Register of Interests

Cr Mal Gear

Cr Mal Gear

Position: Councillor - Division 3

Portfolio: Saleyards, Aviation, Caravan Parks, Council owned buildings & facilities, Sport and Recreation

Mobile: 0437 477 245
E-mail: mal.gear@gympie.qld.gov.au

Register of Interests

Cr Daryl Dodt

Cr Daryl Dodt

Position: Councillor - Division 4

Portfolio: Tourism, Sustainability, Environment, Weeds & Pest Management, Special Projects

Mobile: 0499 080 164
E-mail: daryl.dodt@gympie.qld.gov.au

Register of Interests

Cr Dan Stewart

Cr Dan Stewart

Position: Councillor - Division 5

Portfolio: Community Partnerships, Libraries, Customer Contact, Community Projects

Mobile: 0499 081 404
E-mail: dan.stewart@gympie.qld.gov.au

Register of Interests

Cr Hilary Smerdon

Cr Hilary Smerdon

Position: Councillor - Division 6

Portfolio: Waste Management

Mobile: 0499 080 913
E-mail: hilary.smerdon@gympie.qld.gov.au

Register of Interests

Cr Bob Leitch

Cr Bob Leitch

Position: Deputy Mayor, Councillor - Division 7

Portfolio: Road and Drainage Infrastructure, Design Services, Traffic Management

Mobile: 0429 231 516
E-mail: bob.leitch@gympie.qld.gov.au

Register of Interests

Cr Bob Fredman 

Position: Councillor - Division 8

Portfolio: Heritage, Parks and Open Spaces, Arts and Culture

Mobile: 0418 708 745
Email: bob.fredman@gympie.qld.gov.au

Register of Interests