Minutes of Meeting


Heritage Panel Meeting



Conference Room, Station Street, Mullumbimby


Thursday, 9 September 2021








                                                                                      Distributed 02/09/21




Heritage Panel Meeting Minutes                 9 September 2021

Minutes of the Heritage Panel Meeting held on Thursday, 9 September 2021

File No: I2021/1443

PRESENT: Cr Hunter, Cr A Hackett, Cr J Martin

Staff:  Chris Larkin ( Manager Sustainable Development)

          Nancy Tarlao ( Heritage Planner)

          Deborah Wray ( Heritage Advisor)

          Noreen Scott (Minute Taker)


Members:     Chris Cooney (Mullumbimby/Brunswick Valley Historical Society)

                    Vivienne Gorec (Bangalow Historical Society)

                    Caroline Lloyd


Cr J Martin (Chair) opened the meeting at 11.33 and acknowledged that the meeting was being held on Bundjalung Country.


Cr Cameron, Joe Vescio, Shannon Burt (Director Sustainable Environment and Economy) Don Osborne. Gae Laverty

Declarations of Interest – Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary

There were no declarations of interest.

Note: The minutes of the meeting held on [meeting date] were noted, and the Committee Recommendations adopted by Council, at the Ordinary Meeting held on [date]. (this note is only required if relevant ie a Panel meeting does not necessarily need to be reported to Council.)

Business Arising from Previous Minutes

There was no business arising from previous minutes.




Staff Reports - Sustainable Environment and Economy

Report No. 3.1         Heritage Program Update

File No:                   I2021/1330


Committee Recommendation:

1.That the Heritage Panel notes the heritage program update report as presented by staff.


2.That staff report to the next Heritage Panel on the blue plaque program and apply for grants if reasonable and funding allocated.

Blue Plaques NSW | Heritage NSW


The recommendation was put to the vote and declared carried.



Report No. 3.2         Heritage Panel Member Updates

File No:                   I2021/1331



That the Heritage Panel notes the member updates.     




Report No. 3.3         Draft Brunswick Heads Heritage Assessment for Proposed Heritage Conservation Area

File No:                   I2021/1333


Committee Recommendation:

1.That the Heritage Panel endorse the Brunswick Heads Heritage report and its recommendations for listings in Schedule 5 of the Byron Local Environmental Plan 2014 for reporting to Council.


2.That consultation with the residents and owners as per Recommendation 5 (of the attached Draft Brunswick Heads Heritage Assessment for proposed Heritage Conservation Area) to occur prior to any reporting to Council.


The recommendation was put to the vote and declared carried.



There being no further business the meeting concluded at 1.05.