Join Council’s Heritage Assets and Promotion Committee

Frankston City Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from members of the community to join the Heritage Assets and Promotion Committee.

About the Committee

The Committee’s primary purpose is to provide Council with guidance on matters relating to Frankston’s history and heritage. This includes:

  • Identifying places with potential cultural heritage or archaeological significance and providing advice regarding their conservation and management;
  • Providing advice to Council on cultural heritage contemporary practices;
  • Directing public consultation and engagement to promote heritage matters;
  • Advising on priorities, issues, and potential sources of funding; and
  • Providing commentary as requested in relation to selected projects.

The Committee is not a forum for approval or otherwise of projects, but rather provides commentary and advice to Council which is the appropriate forum for procedural decisions.

About the Meetings

The Committee typically meets on a monthly basis, subject to the matters requiring attention. Meetings generally run for one to two hours.

Meetings are held after hours during the week. The day of the meeting is subject to Committee member availability but is generally held on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday.

  • Frankston Civic Centre
    30 Davey Street
    Frankston 3199

About the Position

The successful candidate will have a passion for Frankston City and it’s Indigenous and European settlement history. You will be familiar with the area’s key historical assets and understand the important role they play within the community. You will have an appreciation for, and understanding of, historical styles of architecture and design. Being actively involved in local history community organisations will also be looked upon favourably.  

The position is a 12 month appointment for the 2018 calendar year and will be subject to review at its conclusion for reappointment.

The position is a voluntary, unpaid appointment.

Submission Details

Please review the Terms of Reference before applying for the Expression of Interest.

To submit your Expressions of Interest please complete the Online Form or email your details to:

Submissions close at 5pm on Thursday 30 November 2017.  

For further information, please contact Meghan Doherty on 9784 1829 or

Contact Us

Frankston City Council
30 Davey Street
PO Box 490
Frankston VIC 3199
P. 1300 322 322

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