Narromine Shire

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This article is about the local government area. For the regional town, see Narromine, New South Wales.
New South Wales
Narromine LGA NSW.png
Location in New South Wales
Coordinates 32°14′S 148°14′E / 32.233°S 148.233°E / -32.233; 148.233Coordinates: 32°14′S 148°14′E / 32.233°S 148.233°E / -32.233; 148.233
Population 6,585 (2011 census)[1]
 • Density 1.25/km2 (3.2/sq mi)
Area 5,264 km2 (2,032.4 sq mi)
Mayor Bill McAnally (Independent)
Council seat Narromine
Region Orana
State electorate(s) Dubbo
Federal Division(s) Parkes
Website Narromine
LGAs around Narromine:
Warren Warren Gilgandra
Lachlan Narromine Dubbo
Lachlan Parkes Cabonne

Narromine Shire is a local government area in the Orana region of New South Wales, Australia. The Shire is located adjacent to the Mitchell Highway and the Main Western railway line.

Narromine Shire includes the towns of Narromine, Trangie and Tomingley.

The Mayor of Narromine Shire Council is Cr. Bill McAnally, an independent politician.


Current composition and election method[edit]

Narromine Shire Council is composed of nine Councillors elected proportionally as a single ward. All Councillors are elected for a fixed four-year term of office. The Mayor is elected by the Councillors at the first meeting of the Council. The most recent election was held on 8 September 2012, and the makeup of the Council is as follows:[2]

Party Councillors
  Independents 9
Total 9

The current Council, elected in 2012, in order of election, is:[2]

Councillor Party Notes
  Bill McAnally Independent Mayor[3]
  Sue McCutcheon Independent Deputy Mayor[3]
  Les Lambert Independent
  Ruth Carney Independent
  Craig Davies Independent
  Ivan Truscott Independent
  George Mack Independent
  Dawn Collins Independent
  Tony Ellis Independent


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (31 October 2012). "Narromine (A)". 2011 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 October 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Narromine Shire Council: Summary of First Preference Votes for each Candidate". Local Government Elections 2012. Electoral Commission of New South Wales. 13 September 2012. Retrieved 25 October 2012. 
  3. ^ a b Press, Sarah (20 September 2012). "Mayor McAnally back atthe helm". Narromine News. Retrieved 25 October 2012.