Call for expressions of interest

On display until 12 June 2020, 05:01 PM

Interested residents of West Wimmera Shire are invited to submit an expression of interest for the following position:

Community Representative Wimmera Development Association (WDA) Board

Key attributes for this role are:

  • Passion and enthusiasm for the Wimmera region.
  • A demonstrated commitment to participation and consultation.
  • Availability to attend monthly Board meetings in Horsham (which are currently being held via video link, during the COVID-19 lockdown)

The Community Representative will be appointed for a two-year term, and Council will provide reimbursement for travel costs as required.Other West Wimmera representatives to the WDA Board are the CEO David Leahy and one Councillor (plus one alternate rep Councillor when required)Expressions of interest should include a one-page statement outlining the applicant’s interest in the position, and the attributes they would bring to the role. More information about the WDA can be found at

Written expressions of interest should be sent to the Governance Manager at, and will be treated as strictly confidential.

Expressions of Interest close at 5:00pm on Friday 12 June 2020. Enquiries should be directed to the CEO on (03) 5585 9900.

David Leahy, Chief Executive Officer

West Wimmera Shire Council