Elected Members

Elected Members (Councillors) are elected to represent the interests of residents and ratepayers, provide community leadership and guidance, and facilitate communication between the community and the Council. The Wudinna District Council currently has 7 Councillors:

Cr Eleanor Scholz (Chairperson)
Cr Neville Scholz (Deputy Chairperson)
Cr Greg DuBois
Cr Craig Walladge
Cr Paul May
Cr Tony Griffin
Cr Ned Luscombe

Mrs Eleanor Irene Scholz

Position Chairperson
Address C/- Post Office
WUDINNA SA 5652
Contact Details Work: 08 8680 2212
Home: 08 8680 2168
Fax: 08 8680 2318
Email: eleanor.scholz@tafesa.edu.au

Mr Neville "Mick" Scholz

Position Deputy Chairperson
Address C/- Post Office
WUDINNA SA 5652
Contact Details Home: 08 8680 2057
Fax: 08 8680 2057
Email: anniduw@bigpond.com

Mr Greg C W DuBois

Position Councillor
Address C/- Post Office
WUDINNA SA 5652
Contact Details Home: 08 8680 2177
Fax: 08 8680 2640
Email: gregdubois@bigpond.com

Mr Craig Walladge

Position Councillor
Address C/- Post Office
WUDINNA SA 5652
Contact Details Home: 08 8680 2028
Mobile: 0429 802 028
Fax: 08 8680 2587
Email: craigwalladge@bigpond.com

Mr Paul Ernest May

Position Councillor
Address C/- Post Office
KYANCUTTA SA 5651
Contact Details Home: 08 8681 8053
Fax: 08 8681 7065
Mobile: 0429 899 920
Email: paulmay7@bigpond.com

Mr Tony Griffin

Position Councillor
Address C/O Post Office
Wudinna SA 5652
Contact Details Mobile: 0427802019
Email: tony@wudinnahotelmotel.com.au

Mr Ned Luscombe

Position Councillor
Address C/- Post Office
Kyancutta SA 5651
Contact Details Phone: 08 8681 2031
Email: ned.marg@activ8.net.au

(For information about the role of elected members, see below.)

Elections

Every four years, as set by the State Electoral Office, nominations are called for Councillors to serve on the Wudinna District Council. If the number of nominations received exceed the number of seats, an election is held. Voting in a local government election is not compulsory. For information regarding voting eligibility, contact Council's Corporate Services Manager.

Responsibilities of Councillors

The responsibilities of Councillors include keeping in touch with electors, attending meetings and coordinating community activities.

Allowances

For the 2010-2014 term, Wudinna District Council Councillors will receive and allowance of $5,000 per year. The Chairperson will receive an allowance of $20,000 per year and the Deputy Chairperson will receive $6,250 per year. These allowances are prescribed by an independant Remuneration Tribunal and are suject to periodic adjustments each year.

Chairperson / Deputy Chairperson

The Chairperson is the primary representative of our District. The Chairperson of the Wudinna District Council is Cr Eleanor Scholz. The Deputy Chairperson is Cr Neville Scholz.

Further Information

For more information on the roles and responsibilities of Elected Members, contact Council's Chief Executive Officer,visit the SA Local Government Association's web site at www.lga.sa.gov.au, or visit the website - 'How Councils Work: A guide to the Rules'.

Wudinna District Council
PO Box 6, Wudinna SA 5652
Ph: (08) 8680 2002| Fax: (08) 8680 2296

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