The Board

Goulburn Valley Libraries is governed by an independent Board. The Board’s responsibilities and authorities include policy development, strategic and corporate planning and service evaluation.

Board Members

Moira Shire Council

Cr. Gary Cleveland (Deputy Chairperson)
Ms. Sally Rice (Executive Officer)
Ms. Alex Monk (Community Representative)

Greater Shepparton City Council

Cr Seema Abdullah (Chairperson)
Ms. Kaye Thomson, Director Of Community (Executive Officer)
Mr. Derek Poulton (Community Representative)

Strathbogie Shire Council

Cr. Kate Stothers
Mr. David Roff (Executive Officer)
Ms. Amanda Tingay (Community Representative)

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Kevin Preece

Draft Budget 2019/20 Public Review

The Draft 2019/20 Budget was approved by the Goulburn Valley Libraries Board at its ordinary meeting of 9 May 2019 for public review.Any person may make a submission on a proposal contained in the Draft Budget under section 223 of the Local Government Act.

Submissions are to be received by no later than 4pm on Monday 17 June 2019 and should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Goulburn Valley Libraries, PO Box 632, Shepparton 3632; or delivered to 79 Benalla Road, Shepparton or on line via email to

Goulburn Valley Libraries Board will consider all written and online submissions and hear any person who wishes to be heard in support of their submission.