Goulburn Valley Region

Local Planning Committee

The Local Planning Committee (LPC) has been established with responsibility for developing a Local Investment Plan in consultation with the local community.

The Local Investment Plan will identify forward looking strategic growth sectors that drive economic growth and create jobs.

Membership

The Minister for Regional Development, Senator the Hon Fiona Nash, has appointed the following members to the LPC:

  • Mr Sam Birrell (Chair)
  • Ms Julie Aldous
  • Ms Judith Cue-Ahmat
  • Mr Ben Hardman
  • Mr Peter Harriott
  • Mr Ken McLennan
  • Ms Astrid O’Farrell
  • Mr Dennis O’Brien
  • Ms Sarah Parker
  • Cr Anna Speedie
  • Mr Tony Thompson

In addition, the following Australian and State Government representatives will contribute in an advisory role:

  • Mr John Fletcher, Department of Employment
  • Mr Matt Nelson, Regional Development Victoria

For enquiries regarding the establishment of the Goulburn Valley Local Planning Committee, please contact rjip@infrastructure.gov.au

Map of Region

The Regional Jobs and Investment Packages (RJIP) region takes in thirteen local government areas: Alpine Shire Council, Benalla Rural City Council, Campaspe Shire Council, Greater Shepparton City Council, Indigo Shire Council, Mansfield Shire Council, Mitchell Shire Council, Moira Shire Council, Murrindindi Shire Council, Rural City of Wangaratta Council, Strathbogie Shire Council, Towong Shire Council and Wodonga Council.

A map of the region can be found below.

For enquiries regarding the establishment of the Goulburn Valley Local Planning Committee, please contact rjip@infrastructure.gov.au