South Melbourne Market Committee

The South Melbourne Market Committee has the responsibility of overseeing the Market on behalf of Council. The Committee meets at the South Melbourne Town Hall and meetings are open to the public. The Committee comprises:

Three independent members
Chair Deb Beale (appointed 12 September 2016)
Andrew Brough
Violetta Hartley

Three Councillors
Cr Bernadene Voss
Cr Ogy Simic
Cr Andrew Bond

One senior officer of Council
Fiona Blair (General Manager – Infrastructure & Amenity)

The independent members were all appointed following an open advertising and selection process from a large and highly qualified field of candidates. Each independent was required to demonstrate specific skills relevant to oversight of the Market as well as a strong local association and love of markets. You can communicate directly with the Committee here. You can communicate directly with the Committee here.

Formal documents relating to the Committee (agendas and minutes) can be found here.

The South Melbourne Market Charter can be found here.

Annual Report 2015-2016

The 2015-2016 Annual Report for the Market has been adopted by Council.

Strategic Plan 2015-20 Summary

The South Melbourne Market Strategic Plan 2015-20 was endorsed by the City of Port Phillip on 9 February 2016.