Mayor and Councillors

Max Hipkins
Mayor
Max Hipkins
Term ends 17 October 2019
36 Minora Road Dalkeith WA 6009
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0430 578 118
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9386 5788
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9386 5799

Max Hipkins is a qualified town planner and architect. He has also completed a Post-Graduate Diploma in Public Administration from the Western Australian Institute of Technology and a Master of...Read more

Bill Hassell
Councillor and Deputy Mayor
Bill Hassell
Dalkeith Ward
20 Loneragan Street Nedlands WA 6009
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0417 902 915
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9380 9991
Term ends 19 October 2017
Bill Hassell was born in Western Australian and apart from a period as a student overseas and later working overseas has lived his life in the State. He is a lawyer by profession and was a partner in an old firm which was later...Read more
Ian Argyle
Councillor
Ian Argyle
Dalkeith Ward
PO Box 100 Nedlands WA 6909
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0409 100 333
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9386 3810
Term ends 17 October 2019
Nikola Horley
Councillor
Nikola Horley
Coastal Districts Ward
13 Whitney Crescent Mt Claremont WA 6010
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0433 107 889
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9384 5453
Term ends 19 October 2017
Kerry Smyth
Councillor
Kerry Smyth
Coastal Districts Ward
7 Norfolk Rise, Mt Claremont 6010
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0417 816 728
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08 9384 2122
Term ends 19 October 2017
Leo McManus
Councillor
Leo McManus
Coastal Districts Ward
48 Adderley Street Mt Claremont WA 6010
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0417 414 951
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9383 1015
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9338 3101
Term ends 17 October 2019
This is Cr McManus’s second term as a councillor for the Coastal Ward. He was first elected in 2011. Cr McManus was educated at St Joseph's Convent Southern Cross and at Aquinas College. He has five children, with his youngest...Read more
Ben Hodsdon
Councillor
Ben Hodsdon
Hollywood Ward
45 Meriwa Street Nedlands WA 6009
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0412 000 359
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9386 5313
Term ends 19 October 2017
Ben Hodsdon has lived in Perth for 45 years and in Nedlands for 20. He has taught at WAIT in the Aboriginal Bridging unit and in England. He is currently employed in a local high school teaching Mathematics and coordinates the...Read more
Robert Binks
Councillor
Robert Binks
Hollywood Ward
40 Williams Road Nedlands WA 6009
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0427 383 899
Term ends 19 October 2017
Councillor Robert Binks is in his second term as a councillor, and has served for six years. During this time he was instrumental in having the speed humps removed in Carrington Street. He was also a Councillor in the 1980s for...Read more
John Wetherall
Councillor
John Wetherall
Hollywood Ward
4A Dalkeith Rd Nedlands WA 6009
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0402 784 918
Term ends 17 October 2019
Councillor Wetherall has been active in local government for about 10 years. His main aims have been to focus on cost-effective, high-quality services to ratepayers and electors and to respect ratepayers’ property rights in their...Read more
Gordon Hay
Councillor
Gordon Hay
Melvista Ward
42 Dalkeith Road, Nedlands WA 6009
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0499 700 447
Term ends 19 October 2017
Over the last 20 years Gordon has been involved at a senior level in companies such as Ernst & Young, State Development Western Australia and Queensland and Austrade. He also has a background in agriculture and international...Read more
Toni James
Councillor
Toni James
Melvista Ward
4 Archdeacon Street Nedlands WA 6009
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0408 442 308
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9386 9086
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9386 9086
Term ends 17 October 2019
Nigel Warren Shaw
Councillor
Nigel Warren Shaw
Melvista Ward
20 Edward Street Nedlands WA 6009
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0414 445 908
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9386 6823
Term ends 17October 2019