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Independent Community Representatives - Heritage Collection Committee

The Gawler Heritage Collection is a unique assemblage of cultural artefacts, artworks, archives, ephemera, photographs and books.

Housed at the newly redeveloped Gawler Civic Centre, the Collection is connected to South Australia’s nineteenth century colonial history and some pieces are considered to be of national significance.

Council is seeking to appoint up to 4 independent Community Representatives with the knowledge and a passion for Gawler’s heritage. You will join three Elected Members charged with the responsibility of contributing to the development, management and promotion of the Gawler Heritage Collection.
People with relevant qualifications in local history, and/or experience in securing grant funding are strongly encouraged to apply.

Council resolved to form this Committee pursuant to Section 41 Part 3 of the Local Government Act 1999 to oversee the development and strategic management of the Gawler Heritage Collection. Community Representative appointments are made for a period of two years, commencing from the date the appointment is adopted by Council.

Applications close at 5pm, 24 April 2019.

Nominations should be addressed to David Barrett, Manager Business Enterprises and Communications and can be submitted via the following methods:

- E-mail -

- Post - PO Box 130 Gawler SA 5118

- Over the counter - Gawler Administration Centre, 43 High St, Gawler East

Nominations should be marked ‘Nominations – Gawler Heritage Collection Committee (CC9/414).

For more information, including the Gawler Heritage Collection Terms of Reference, please visit or call David Barrett, Manager Business Enterprises and Communications on 8522 9232.

Heritage Collection Committee Nomination Form