2020 Local Government elections
The Queensland quadrennial local government election were held on 28 March 2020. The information contained on our website about the Mayor and Councillors is current as at 22 February 2020 (the date on which notice of the election was given) and will be updated once the Electoral Commission of Queensland has declared the election results and the new Council is officially sworn in.
Brett Moller was the elected candidate for Division 1 at the 2016 local government election.
Brett is a fourth generation resident of Division 1 from a pioneering sugar farming family on his father’s side, and a third generation grandson of a Greek emigrant and small business owner on his mother’s side.
He is a respected lawyer previously operating his law offices in the southern corridor communities of Edmonton, Gordonvale and Babinda.
Brett is a former Chair of Ports North, former State President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland and a former Director on the Australian Chamber of Commerce Board. He currently serves as Deputy Chair and Secretary of Regional Development Australia Far North Queensland and Torres Strait, and is a strong contributor to his local communities through membership, sponsorship and as honorary solicitor of and to many sporting and community organisations, where he has helped with pro bono legal advice where he is able.
His passion is rural and regional towns and cities rejuvenation and revitalisation, and improving the liveability of Cairns wherever residents choose to live, work and play.
Division 1 extends from Bramston Beach and Eubanangee in the south to the southern part of Edmonton in the north, taking in the communities of Mirriwinni, Babinda, Gordonvale, East Trinity and Fitzroy Island.
Cr Moller represents Council on the following committees:
- Council's Audit Committee - member
- Cairns Art Gallery Limited - Board member
- Cairns Art Gallery Limited Finance Committee - member
- Cairns River Improvement Trust - member
Mobile: 0438 978 042
Office phone: 07 4044 3071