Snowy River Shire is a local government area in the Australian Alps region of New South Wales, Australia. The Shire was named after the Snowy River that runs through it.
Mayor of Snowy River Shire is Cr. John Cahill, an independent politician.
Towns and localities [ edit ]
The administrative centre of the Shire is the town of
Berridale, with the sub-alpine town of Jindabyne providing the main commercial centre for the southern Snowy Mountains resort area. The town of Adaminaby is the service centre for the northern snowfields resorts and the starting point for most trout fishers eager to test their skills in the rivers and streams or the enormous expanse of Lake Eucumbene. It also includes the village of Dalgety, Anglers Reach, the ghost town of Kiandra, and the ski resorts of Thredbo, Perisher, Smiggin Holes, Guthega, and Blue Cow.
Council [ edit ]
Current composition and election method [ edit ]
Snowy River Shire Council is composed of seven
Councillors, including the Mayor, for a fixed four-year term of office. The Mayor is directly elected while the six other Councillors are elected proportionally as one entire ward. The most recent election was held on 8 September 2012, and the makeup of the Council, including the Mayor, is as follows: [3 ] [4 ]
The current Council, elected in 2012, in order of election, is:
References [ edit ]