First elected:14 March 2003
Cr Kevin Erwin represents the Central Ward and is Northern Grampians Shire Council’s longest serving Councillor having been first elected to Council on 14 March 2003.
Cr Erwin has been re-elected in 2005, 2008, 2012, 2016 and 2020. Cr Erwin has served as Mayor five times, 2005-06, 2008-09, 2009-10, 2013-14, 2018-19. The Mayor Emeritus Award was conferred on Cr Erwin by the Municipal Association of Victoria on 27 October 2011, after serving three consecutive Mayoral terms. Cr Erwin received his 15 Year Service award on 18 October 2018.
Cr Erwin’s background is in farming, where he farmed the land of the Central Ward before retiring to live in Stawell. Cr Erwin is passionate about our local community and represents and volunteers on many community organisations.
He is the Chairperson of the Grampians Grape Escape Festival and a past CFA Board member. Cr Erwin is also the State Government appointee to the Grampians Central West Waste and Resource Recovery Group Board.
- Audit and Risk Committee
- Stawell Aerodrome Advisory Committee
- Walkers Lake Advisory Group
- Grampians Central West Waste & Resource Recovery Group Board
- Rail Freight Alliance
- Western Highway Action Committee
- Wimmera Southern Mallee Regional Transport Group
- Wimmera Development Association (WDA) Advisory Group