Council has established the Perth Local District Committee as a Special Committee of Council. Special Committees have also been established at Ross, Campbell Town, Evandale, Longford, Cressy and Avoca, Royal George & Rossarden.

The committee meets bi-monthly, key objectives are to:

  • Provide a focal point for information between the Northern Midlands Council and the local community;
  • Identify and prioritise needs of the local community;
  • Consider and provide feedback to the Northern Midlands Council in respect to key strategic issues for the local community.

Residents and representatives from community interest groups are invited to nominate for membership of the Local District Committee.

Membership appointment is for a 2-year term, the term of membership commences in July and concludes in June. Current membership expires at 30 June 2020.

Further information in relation to the Perth Local District Committee contact Executive Officer Gail Eacher.


When: The first Tuesday of the month

Time: Commencing 5:30pm

Venue: to be confirmed

Frequency: Bi-monthly

The following meetings are scheduled for 2020:

  • 6 February
  • 2 April
  • 4 June
  • 4 August
  • 6 October
  • 1 December


Tony Purse

Application Form​

Current membership expires at 30 June 2021.

Application Form

Please contact Council's Executive Assistant, Gail Eacher on if you have any questions



  1. Tony Purse (Chair)
  2. Philip Dell
  3. John Stagg
  4. Don Smith
  5. Shan White
  6. Sue Field
  7. Russell MacKenzie
  8. Jonathan Targett
  9. Jo Saunderson

Councillor Representative

Janet Lambert

Jan Davis


Gail Eacher (Executive Assistant)

Meeting Minutes