Whitehorse City Council
379-397 Whitehorse Road, NUNAWADING 3131
PostalLocked Bag 2, NUNAWADING DELIVERY CENTRE 3110
Tel03 9262 6333
Fax03 9262 6490
Municipality ProfileWhitehorse is a major commercial and residential municipality in Melbourne's east, approximately 15 km from Melbourne’s CBD. Whitehorse is a mix of quiet residential streets and bustling shopping centres. It has important retail centres at Box Hill and Forest Hill, as well as educational institutions such as Box Hill TAFE and Deakin University. Whitehorse prides itself on having over 350 parks and reserves in its 64 sq km.
LocalitiesBalwyn North, Bennettswood, Blackburn, Blackburn North, Blackburn South, Box Hill, Box Hill North, Box Hill South, Burwood, Burwood East, Forest Hill, Houston, Kerrimuir, Laburnum, Mitcham, Mont Albert, Mont Albert North, Nunawading, Surrey Hills, Vermont, Vermont South and Wattle Park.
For a detailed map showing shire boundaries and locality names, visit VICNAMES.
Area & PopulationPopulation Projections - Estimated Resident Population (ERP)
|64 sq km
Source: Victoria in Future 2012 - Population and Household Projections 2011–2031 for Victoria and its Regions, Department of Planning and Community Development, April 2012.
ElectionsWhitehorse City Council is a subdivided municipality consisting of 5 wards and 10 councillors.
Councillors are elected through proportional representation voting.
Since 2008, all Victorian councillors serve a four year term. The next general election is in October 2016.
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10 Councillors elected in October 2012.
Central - Cr Denise Massoud
Central - Cr Andrew Munroe (Mayor 2012-13)
Elgar - Cr Robert Chong
Elgar - Cr Helen Harris
Morack - Cr Bill Bennett
Morack - Cr Raylene Carr
Riversdale - Cr Andrew Davenport
Riversdale - Cr Sharon Ellis
Springfield - Cr Philip Daw
Springfield - Cr Ben Stennett
Chief Executive OfficerMs Noelene Duff
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