Art and Culture Advisory Group

The Shire of Harvey’s Advisory Groups aim to improve community engagement and inform the Shire of the needs and aspirations in the community.

Each Advisory Group has Council Representatives and Community Representatives. 

Advisory Group meetings are open to the public. For further information, please contact the Community Development team on 9729 0300 or email.

Role of the Group

To advise the Shire of Harvey on strategies and policies to support arts and culture in the Shire.

Objectives of the Group

  • To identify suitable public art opportunities throughout the Shire.
  • To enhance cultural life through public art projects that enliven and engage with the community in public spaces.
  • To foster a supportive culture that allows local art, artists and the cultural industries to develop high quality works.
  • To celebrate and enhance the history and culture of the Shire through meaningful public art.
  • To promote existing and identify potential public art trails within the Shire.
  • Ensure that art collections are maintained, developed and made accessible to the community.

Next Meeting

Thursday, 18 August at 12.30pm at Australind Chambers Meeting Room, 7 Mulgara Street, Australind.

Meeting Minutes

View current minutes.

Council Representatives

ImageNameContact details

Cr Wendy Dickinson

Mobile: 0428 564 490

Cr Paul Gillett

Mobile: 0429 862 055

Cr John Bromham

Mobile: 0488 123 747

Community Representatives


Charmaine Burke          

Charmaine is a practicing artist who believes art and culture are important in well-rounded communities
Christine MoggChristine is a long-term resident and local business owner focused on supporting artisans.

Colleen Martin

Colleen is an emerging local artist with a passion for developing visual arts, artists' coops, and community workshops.

Ingrid Hil

Ingrid is a member of the Harvey Aboriginal Corporation.

Janice Bathurst

Janice is an established artist with a Master of Visual Arts. Her mediums include painting and textile art such as natural dye and stitch.

Tanya Hutley

Tanya is an established visual artist who wants to support art and culture in the Shire.