Monday 20 February 2017
Bega Valley Shire Council is calling for expressions of interest from people with an interest in history and the future direction of the Shire’s cemeteries to join the newly formed Cemetery Advisory Committee.
The EOI is aimed at community members who have a keen interest in cemetery management, local history, land care, or would like to have an input at the strategic level on the future management of the Bega Valley Shire’s cemeteries.
Council’s Manager of Community and Culture, Simon Schweitzer, says he encourages community members to contribute to the future of our cemeteries through their involvement on the committee.
“Cemeteries are significant places and their long term care and management is extremely important to our community and Council.
“We look forward to working with community members who will help us shape the future of the cemeteries in the Shire,” Mr Schweitzer said.
Responsibilities of the Cemetery Advisory Committee will include:
The committee will meet four times a year, with the term finishing in June 2021.
EOI’s close at 4pm on Friday 14 April 2017. Forms and guidelines can be found on Council’s website.
Submit applications to:
The General Manager
Bega Valley Shire Council
PO Box 492
Bega NSW 2550
Or email applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
Photograph: Eden Cemetery.