Huon Valley Council, Tasmania
Huon Valley Council, Tasmania

Positive Ageing Advisory Committee

The Council has appointed a Positive Ageing Advisory Committee to:
  • Underpin the Huon Valley Council's Rural Health Strategy 2008
  • Assist the Council to understand the issues facing older people in the Huon Valley and help to clarify the role of the Council in addressing these
  • Develop strategies for the Council to respond to the impacts of an ageing population
The committee has been established under section 24 of the Local Government Act 1993.

Positive Ageing Strategy - October 2012

The Positive Ageing Strategy was endorsed at the Council meeting on 18 October 2012. To view a copy of the Strategy please click here.
Members of the Positive Ageing Advisory Committee: Dr Grahame Dudgeon, Marrie Myers, Kareen Brandt, Pamela Mahony, Sue Costello, Michael Tucker, Dot Jones, John Redgrove and Councillor Robert Armstrong.


Dr Grahame Dudgeon - Huon Eldercare representative
Contact: Ph: 6266 3603 - Address: Franklin 7113
Marrie Myers - Community representative
Contact: Ph: 6297 9912 - Email:
Kareen Brandt - Community representative
Contact: Ph: 0418 973 041. Email:
Pamela Mahony - Community representative
Contact: Ph: 0439 876 817 - Address: Pelverata
Sue Costello - Huon LINC representative
Contact: Ph: 6264 8482 - Email:
Michael Tucker - Department of Health & Human Services representative (Huon Community Health Centre)
Contact: Ph: 6264 8850 - Email:  

Dot Jones - Tas Pensioners Association
Contact: Ph: 6223 6266 - Email:      
John Redgrove - Community representative
Contact: Ph: 6297 8237 - Email:


Positive Ageing Advisory meetings are held bi-monthly.

Upcoming meetings

2pm, Thursday 22 May 2014
2pm, Thursday 28 August 2014
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