minutes


Major Events Advisory Committee

 

Monday, 21 January 2019

4.30pm

 

Council Chambers, Civic Centre, Hurstville

 

 

 


Present

Council Members

Councillor Vince Badalati (Chair), Councillor Con Hindi, Councillor Rita Kastanias, Councillor Colleen Symington, Councillor Kathryn Landsberry and Councillor Nancy Liu.

 

Community Representatives

Man Hang Bosco Chang and Divesh Narayan.

Council Staff

Director Community and Culture - Rebekah Schulz, Acting Manager, Customer Experience and Events -  Melinda McNaughton, Coordinator Events and Sponsorships – Bridget Keating, Personal Assistant Customer Experience and Events – Claudine Stamos.

Opening

The Chair, Councillor Vince Badalati, opened the meeting at 4.43pm.

Apologies 

Councillor Nick Katris

Councillor Christina Wu

Ms Cathy Nisbet

 

Moved:    Clr Hindi           Seconded:       Clr Landsberry

 

Minutes of previous meetings

Major Events Advisory Committee - 12 November 2018

Recommendation

That the Minutes of the Major Events Advisory Committee held on 12 November 2018, be confirmed.

Moved:    Clr Hindi                           Seconded:    Clr Kastanias

  

 

Council Reports

MAJ001-19       Australia Day Festival Update

(Report by Coordinator, Events and Sponsorship)

Recommendation

(a)        That Council receive and note the Australia Day Festival event update report.

(b)        That the budget and forecast for Australia Day and Lunar New Year events be provided to MEAC committee members by 24 January 2019.

(c)        That the MEAC Chair work with the Director and Event staff regarding staging for the Australia Day Festival.

 

Moved:    Clr Hindi                           Seconded:     Clr Symington

 

 

MAJ002-19       Lunar New Year Festival update

(Report by Coordinator, Events and Sponsorship)

Recommendation

(a)        That Council receive and note the Lunar New Year Festival event update report.

(b)        That the Director Community and Culture confirm the status of any current Development Application in relation to sponsors.

(c)        That a list of sponsorship values be provided to the MEAC committee for Australia Day and Lunar New Year events.

(d)        That MEAC Councillors do not receive certificates of appreciation.

Moved:    Clr Hindi                           Seconded:     Clr Kastanias

 

  

Conclusion

The Meeting was closed at 5.55pm.

 

Chairperson