Kangaroo Island Mayoral Relief & Recovery Bushfire Fund Committee

The Kangaroo Island Mayoral Relief & Recovery Bushfire Fund Committee was established pursuant to Section 41 of the Local Government Act, on 21 January 2020 by resolution of the Council.

In response to the Kangaroo Island Bushfire Emergency that escalated on 20th December 2019, a fund was opened to take donations from members of the public with the aim to provide funding toward projects that contribute to the recovery and rebuilding efforts of fire affected residents in Kangaroo Island. All donated funds are held in a separate bank account. The management and distribution for these funs will be overseen by the Kangaroo Island Council Section 41 Kangaroo Island Mayoral Bushfire Relied and Recovery Fund Committee.

Council appointed the following members to the Kangaroo Island Mayoral Bushfire Relief & Recovery Fund Committee:

  • Michael Pengilly
  • Cr Shirley Pledge
  • Cr Peter Tiggemann
  • Mr Peter Murch (Community Member)
  • Mr Austin Taylor OAM (Independent Auditor)

Kangaroo Island Mayoral Bushfire Relief & Recovery Fund Committee Terms of Reference

The next Committee Meeting Dates are as follows:

24th July 2020 at 1:00pm in the Council Chambers; then

The fourth Friday of the month at 1:00pm at the Council Chambers 43 Dauncey Street Kingscote.


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Until further advised Committee Meetings are unable to be live streamed or recorded as Council does not have the IT capabilities to enable this facility.

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