As predicted, former Policeman Simon Clemence was voted in as Mayor with Jason Modica as Deputy, this evening.

Both positions were contested by Cr Min Poole who was seconded by Cr Glenn Milne for both positions. Cr Pool gained her vote and Cr Milnes for the Mayoral role and added Cr Brown for the Deputy role. 

Cr Ali Cupper, who has championed gender equality, voted for and with the men on both occasions.

Cr Clemmence becomes the third Mayor in three years with the current Council.