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Honour boards

Council recognises community members that have served as Councillors, Shire Presidents and Mayors representing the City since 1963.

 

You can find the names of these people on the Honour Boards in the foyer of the Knox Civic Centre.

Shire Presidents of Knox

Shire Presidents

Year

A. H. KLEINHERT, JP

1963-64

D. G. KEITH, JP

1964-65

B. M. SEEBECK, JP

1965-66

A. H. KLEINHERT, JP

1966-67

S. H. ERNHOLM

1967-68

W. H. TEW, JP

1968-69

Elected Representatives

 

 

Councillors

Year

A. H. KLEINERT, JP

1963-69

L. J. MAGUIRE, JP

1963-65

A. T. MORTON

1963-66

D. G. KEITH, JP

1963-69

N. P. CARROLL

1963-65

S. J. ROGERS

1963-66

B. M. SEEBECK, JP

1963-84

M. J. TRESISE

1963-65

A. A. DRUMMOND

1963-66

S. H. ERNHOLM

1965-69

E. L. CHESSER

1965-70

B. R. DAFFY

1965-66

F. W. NEWMAN

1966-77

L. J. PHELAN, JP

1966-73

H F MATTHEWS

1966-68

K. H. THORNTON

1966-73

W. H. TEW, JP

1966-89

B. T. FASHAM

1966-67

A. R. GROGAN

1967-70

N. F. D. CLARKE

1968-71

R. R. ADDICOAT

1969-81

F. W. NEWMAN, JP

1966-77

L. J. PHELAN, JP

1966-73

S. H. EHRNHOLM, JP

1965-69

K. H. THORNTON

1966-73

N. F. D. CLARKE

1968-71

D. G. KEITH, JP

1965-70

B. T. FASHAM

1966-77

A. R. GROGAN, JP

1966-70

M. J. WHITE, VA JP

1969-81

C. J. QUINN, JP

1969-72

J. K. GILL

1970-76

K. J. O’SULLIVAN

1970-73

I. L. COWIN

1971-77

B. F. POWNEY

1972-73

R. A. FRAMPTON

1973-75

M. T. WALLACE, OAM JP

1973-93

H. R. LUPTON, OAM JP

1973-93

E. SANGWELL, JP

1973-79

W. G. MORRIS

1975-76

D. A. TRIPP

1976-80

M. D. McLENNAN

1976-81

A. J. HARDESS

1977-80

D. W. BRUCE

1977-80

V. J. CLAUSCEN

1977-80

J. K. BOTTOMLEY

1976-82

E. SANGWELL, JP

1980 (Part)

W. P. G. BOSWELL

1980-1983

G. N. DRAPER, JP

1980-1986

P. K. MALEY, JP

1980-1988

E. C. T. BLAZÉ

1980-1994

M. K. JONES

1981-1994

R. H. ASHLEY

1981-1982

F. A. JOHNSON

1981-1993

L. E. OVERTON, JP

1982-1984

C. E. TIDBALL, JP

1982-1994

D. G. LUCAS

1983-1990

J. V. SCHULZ

1984-1990

L. KNIGHT

1984-1990

L. KNIGHT

1992-1994

J. T. RAYMOND

1984-1993

G. A. DEMPSTER

1986-1994

M. L. RADISICH

1988-1994

P. P. HERBERT

1989-1992

K. McBRIDE

1990-1994

R. J. L. DARE

1990-1994

K. S. ORPEN

1990-1994

J. C. CULLINAN

1993-1994

J. A. MOORE

1993-1994

P. J. LOCKWOOD

1993-1994

City of Knox Council Commissioners and Councillors

 

 

On 15 December 1994, a review of local government by the Victorian State Government resulted in a new City of Knox being proclaimed. This amalgamation included:

  • the former City
  • the nearby suburbs of Upper Ferntree Gully, and
  • part of Lysterfield.

Knox City Council was declared to administrate the new City on the same day.

Commissioners

Year

J. L. DAVIES

1994-1997

P. K. COTTON

1994-1997

D. I. GEEKIE

1994-1997

On 15 March 1997, the Victorian State Government handed back control of the City of Knox to elected representatives.

Knox Councillors

Year

E. C. T. BLAZÉ

1997-2003

R. J. L. DARE

1997-2000

D. T. FERGUSON

1997-2000

J. A. MOORE

1997-2005

K. S. ORPEN, JP

1997-2008

C. J. PEARCE

1997-2000

G. G. SCATES

1997-2005

R. H. VAN STOCKROM

1997-2000

M. T. WALLACE, OAM, JP

1997-2000

P. LOCKWOOD

2000-2002

C. BOYLE

2000-2003

E. CICCHIELLO

2000-2005

A. LEEPER

2000-2003

G. WOOD-BRADLEY

2000-2003

S. FIELDING

2003-2004

A. R. GILL

2003-2020

B. D. SMITH

2003-2005

M. VAN DE VREEDE

2003-2012

N. WAKELING

2003-2005

D. COOPER

2004-2015

J. PENNA

2005-2008

M. DAVEY

2005-2008

J. COSSARI (Jnr)

2005-2008

D. FIELD

2005-2008

T. KAMITSIS

2005-2008

P. COLE

2008-2012

G. COSSARI

2008-2016

S. McMILLAN

2008-2012

J. MORTIMORE

2008-2020

D. PEARCE

2008-

A. WALTER

2008-2012

A. R. HOLLAND

2012-2020

P. J. LOCKWOOD

2012-2020

K. S. ORPEN, JP

2012-2016

N. E. SEYMOUR

2012-

L. N. COOPER

2015-

J. G. TAYLOR

2016-2018

J. P. KEOGH

2016-2020

M. J. TIMMERS-LEITCH

2019-

Y. ALLRED

2020-

J. DWIGHT

2020-

S. GRASSO

2020-

M. BAKER

2020-

S. LAUKENS

2020-

City of Knox Mayors

 

Knox Mayors

Year

W. H. Tew JP

1968-1969

A. R. GROGAN

1969-1970

F. W. NEWMAN, MBE JP

1970-1971

M. J. WHITE, VA JP

1971-1972

W. H. TEW, JP

1972-1973

B. T. FASHAM

1973-1974

R. R. ADDICOAT

1974-1975

I. L. COWIN

1975-1976

W. H. TEW, JP

1976-1977

B. M. SEEBECK, MBE JP

1977-1978

M. T. WALLACE, OAM JP

1978-1979

H. R. LUPTON, OAM JP

1979-1980

W. H. TEW, JP

1980-1981

H. R. LUPTON, OAM JP

1981-1982

P. K. MALEY, JP

1982-1983

F. A. JOHNSON

1983-1984

G. N. DRAPER, JP

1984-1985

E. C. T. BLAZÉ

1985-1986

M. T. WALLACE, OAM JP

1986-1987

F. A. JOHNSON

1987-1988

D. G. LUCAS

1988-1989

H. R. LUPTON, OAM JP

1989-1990

J. T. RAYMOND

1990-1991

G. A. DEMPSTER

1991-1992

C. E. TIDBALL, JP

1992-1993

M. T. WALLACE, OAM JP

1993-1994

E. C. T. BLAZÉ

18/8/1994-14/12/1994

City of Knox Deputy Mayors

 

 

Deputy Mayors

Year

C. E. TIDBALL

1987-1988

G. A. DEMPSTER

1988-1989

J. T. RAYMOND

1989-1990

M. T. WALLACE OAM, JP

1990-1991

K. S. ORPEN

1991-1992

R. J. L. DARE

1992-1993

L. KNIGHT

1993-1994

K. McBRIDE

10/8/1994-14/12/1994

State Government appointed Commissioner

J. L. DAVIES (Chief Commissioner) 15/12/1994 - 19/3/1997

Knox Mayors

Year

R. J. L. DARE

1997-1998

E. C. T. BLAZÉ

1998-1999

K. S. ORPEN

1999-2000

J. MOORE

2000-2001

G. SCATES

2001-2002

K. S. ORPEN

2002-2003

J. MOORE

2003-2004

E. CICCHIELLO

2004-2004

J. MOORE

2004-2005

D. COOPER

2005-2006

J. PENNA

2006-2007

J. PENNA

2007-2008

D. COOPER

2008-2009

G. COSSARI

2009-2010

S. McMILLAN

2010-2011

A. R. GILL

2011-2012

K. S. ORPEN, JP

2012-2013

D. PEARCE

2013-2014

P. J. LOCKWOOD

2014-2015

T. HOLLAND

2015-2016

D. PEARCE

2016-2017

J. MORTIMORE

2017-2018

J. P. KEOGH

2018-2019

N. E. SEYMOUR

2019-2020

L. COOPER

2020-2021

 

Deputy Mayors

Year

J. L. MORTIMORE

2017

J. P. KEOGH

2017-2018

J. G. TAYLOR

31/10/2018-6/12/2018

M. J. TIMMERS-LEITCH

2019-2020

S. LAUKENS

2020-2021

 

Australia Day Local Awards

We also award Australia Day Local Awards to local people for community involvement.

These people are listed on separate Honour Boards.

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