Manning Social Development Committee

The purpose of the Manning Social Development Advisory Committee - MSDAC is to provide information and advice on social issues in the Manning Valley. Examples of the issues considered are:

  • Youth
  • Transport
  • Access to services
  • Housing
  • Ageing

The committee is supported by the Community Development Officer within Council.

Members are appointed for a four year period, aligned with the Council elections. Current members include:


  • Councillor David Keegan (Chairperson)
  • Councillor Brad Christensen

Government Departments

  • Department of Family and Community Services
  • Communities for Children – Mission Australia

Not for Profit Organisations

  • Manning Valley Neighbourhood Services
  • Catholic Care
  • Manning Support Services
  • Community Transport

Community members

  • Lucia Bokulic
  • Beth Fuller
  • Christen Gibbons
  • Paul Lewers.


Minutes from previous meetings can be accessed by clicking on the links below.