Swipers Gully Ward - Cr Frances Eyre

Councillor

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Cr Frances Eyre is the Councillor for Swipers Gully Ward for 2020-2024.

Cr Eyre was first elected to Council in 2020. She was elected Deputy Mayor in 2020 and Mayor in 2021.

Cr Eyre has been part of the Nillumbik community for 23 years and during that time has been active and engaged locally as both a resident and professional.

She is experienced in community development having worked across the sector, including seven years at Nillumbik Council as a council officer.

Youth empowerment, protection of the Green Wedge and the environment and enhancement of neighbourhood character are among her priorities.

Cr Eyre is also committed to ensuring Council gets its approach to community consultation and engagement right. Another focus is developing strategies to support the mental health of residents – young people in particular – especially during the recovery phase of COVID-19.

Cr Eyre is a proud to live in Swipers Gully Ward with her family, enjoying the beautiful trails and reserves that are on offer.

To find out if you live in Cr Eyre's ward, enter your address on the My neighbourhood page.