Lockyer Valley, Qld - Community Consultative Committee

The Lockyer Valley Community Consultative Committee was established in December 2017 and has 15 members, plus the independent Chair, who will provide input and feedback into the Gowrie to Helidon (G2H) and Helidon to Calvert (H2C) projects.

Committee renewal

The two-year tenure of the four initial Queensland community consultative committees—Southern Darling Downs, Inner Darling Downs, Lockyer Valley and Scenic Rim—has concluded.

The renewed Lockyer Valley Community Consultative Committee was appointed in March 2020 for up to two years, or until the G2H and H2C projects have gained statutory approval. Updated membership details can be found below.

Towns covered

  • Postmans Ridge
  • Helidon
  • Grantham
  • Gatton
  • Forest Hill
  • Laidley
  • Grandchester
  • Calvert

Chair

Simon Warner

Members

Name
Representation
Email
Phone
Simon Warner (Chair)Individualsimon.warner@tactiv.net0418 458 890
Mitchell AndersonToowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprisemitchell@tsbe.com.au
0408 926 025
Katharine Brady
Lockyer Valley Tourism Inc
kathy.troy@branell.com.au
07 5465 1788
Jason ChavasseGowrie Junction Progress Associationchavasse@tpg.com.au0429 626 437
Neil Cook
Individual
neilcook@bigpond.com0411 243 428
Kym FlehrIndividualkgf@kymflehr.com0417 748 955
Darryl GreenIndividualp.d.green@bigpond.com
0475 599 993
Maurice Hennessy
Individual
moaus@yahoo.com
0411 555 379
Michael KeeneIndividualgrandchester.mkeene@bigpond.com0419 718 700
Douglas LyonsIndividualdougclyons@outlook.com0419 181 544
Margaret McCarthy
Yuggera/Ugarapul People


Mark Newton
Lockyer Chamber of Commerce and Industry
secretary@lockyerchamber.com.au
0413 382 817
Mel PorterLockyer Valley Chamber of Commercemelporter@portersplainland.com.au
0404 161 455
Gavin Simpson
Individual
gavkez03@bigpond.net.au
0418 390 023
William Gary Stark
Individual
ironman@starkeng.com.au
0428 889 148
Gordon Van der Est
Individual
vanderest1@bigpond.com0407 632 758


Role of the Committee

The Committee ensures representation of diverse viewpoints and provides a platform to raise community concerns. The role of the committee is to gather and disseminate information regarding Inland Rail throughout the community and bring community views to the meetings.

Meetings are currently advertised publicly, and observers and media are encouraged to attend. The Committee is one of many elements of the Inland Rail stakeholder engagement program.

Committee meetings

The Committee will hold regular meetings. Observers are welcome at Committee meetings, however registrations are recommended. To register, please contact the team by phoning 1800 732 761.

Previous meetings

10 December 2019
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
15 October 2019
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
13 August 2019
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
11 June 2019
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
12 March 2019Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
8 October 2018Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
25 June 2018
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
14 March 2018
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
13 December 2017
Agenda
Chair's Summary
Meeting minutes


More information

If you have an enquiry about the Committees, please contact the project team by phone on 1800 732 761 or email inlandrailqld@artc.com.au.

The Lockyer Valley Community Consultative Committee was established in December 2017 and has 15 members, plus the independent Chair, who will provide input and feedback into the Gowrie to Helidon (G2H) and Helidon to Calvert (H2C) projects.

Committee renewal

The two-year tenure of the four initial Queensland community consultative committees—Southern Darling Downs, Inner Darling Downs, Lockyer Valley and Scenic Rim—has concluded.

The renewed Lockyer Valley Community Consultative Committee was appointed in March 2020 for up to two years, or until the G2H and H2C projects have gained statutory approval. Updated membership details can be found below.

Towns covered

  • Postmans Ridge
  • Helidon
  • Grantham
  • Gatton
  • Forest Hill
  • Laidley
  • Grandchester
  • Calvert

Chair

Simon Warner

Members

Name
Representation
Email
Phone
Simon Warner (Chair)Individualsimon.warner@tactiv.net0418 458 890
Mitchell AndersonToowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprisemitchell@tsbe.com.au
0408 926 025
Katharine Brady
Lockyer Valley Tourism Inc
kathy.troy@branell.com.au
07 5465 1788
Jason ChavasseGowrie Junction Progress Associationchavasse@tpg.com.au0429 626 437
Neil Cook
Individual
neilcook@bigpond.com0411 243 428
Kym FlehrIndividualkgf@kymflehr.com0417 748 955
Darryl GreenIndividualp.d.green@bigpond.com
0475 599 993
Maurice Hennessy
Individual
moaus@yahoo.com
0411 555 379
Michael KeeneIndividualgrandchester.mkeene@bigpond.com0419 718 700
Douglas LyonsIndividualdougclyons@outlook.com0419 181 544
Margaret McCarthy
Yuggera/Ugarapul People


Mark Newton
Lockyer Chamber of Commerce and Industry
secretary@lockyerchamber.com.au
0413 382 817
Mel PorterLockyer Valley Chamber of Commercemelporter@portersplainland.com.au
0404 161 455
Gavin Simpson
Individual
gavkez03@bigpond.net.au
0418 390 023
William Gary Stark
Individual
ironman@starkeng.com.au
0428 889 148
Gordon Van der Est
Individual
vanderest1@bigpond.com0407 632 758


Role of the Committee

The Committee ensures representation of diverse viewpoints and provides a platform to raise community concerns. The role of the committee is to gather and disseminate information regarding Inland Rail throughout the community and bring community views to the meetings.

Meetings are currently advertised publicly, and observers and media are encouraged to attend. The Committee is one of many elements of the Inland Rail stakeholder engagement program.

Committee meetings

The Committee will hold regular meetings. Observers are welcome at Committee meetings, however registrations are recommended. To register, please contact the team by phoning 1800 732 761.

Previous meetings

10 December 2019
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
15 October 2019
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
13 August 2019
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
11 June 2019
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
12 March 2019Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
8 October 2018Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
25 June 2018
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
14 March 2018
Agenda
Chair's summary
Meeting minutes
13 December 2017
Agenda
Chair's Summary
Meeting minutes


More information

If you have an enquiry about the Committees, please contact the project team by phone on 1800 732 761 or email inlandrailqld@artc.com.au.