Expression of Interest: Cherbourg Elders Advisory Group

Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council is inviting expressions of interest from respected Cherbourg Elders to form the Elders Advisory Group. This group will provide valuable advice to the Council on a range of important matters.

About the Elders Advisory Group: The Elders Advisory Group will be established to offer guidance to the Council on referred issues, ensuring the inclusion of community wisdom and expertise in decision-making.

Role: The Group will deliver sound advice to the Council on referred matters, contributing to the betterment of the community.

Skills and Talents Sought:

  • Well-connected individuals
  • Knowledge and expertise in specific areas
  • Recognized leaders within the community
  • Extensive local knowledge
  • Proven commitment to community improvement
  • Collective wisdom

Expectations for Applicants:

  • Must reside in Cherbourg
  • Well-respected within the community
  • Willingness to commit to the Group for at least 12 months

Support Provided:

  • Assistance with governance and administrative duties
  • Clear explanations of roles and responsibilities
  • A dedicated support person for questions and concerns
  • Regular contact and opportunities to connect with other community representatives

How to Apply: Interested Elders are invited to submit a written response to the required skills and talents. Please email your application to Chatur Zala at or drop it off at the Council office by 12.00pm, Friday, 14th June 2024. Shortlisted applicants will be invited to meet with a selection panel.


For any questions, please contact Chatur Zala at 4168 1866.

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