Environment and Energy
The Board prepares and implements, in conjunction with the Director of National Parks, the Booderee National Park management plan, monitors management of the Park, and provides advice to the Minister on developments in the park. There are 12 members comprising 7 Indigenous persons nominated by the traditional owners of the Park, the Director of National Parks, an officer of the Jervis Bay Territory Administration, Commanding Officer of HMAS Creswell, conservation scientist familiar with Jervis Bay region and ecotourism expert.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

  • Paid Members?

    Yes

  • Max No. of Board/Committee Members

    12

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    No

  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Function Categorization

    Executive Management

  • Creation Date

    25 June 1996

Current board appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
Chair Ms. Beverly Ardler 1 September 2013 30 August 2018
Other Captain Charles Huxtable RAN 28 February 2017 27 March 2022
Other Mr. Rodgar Keogh 14 May 2015 13 May 2020
Member Mr. Clive Freeman 12 November 2015 11 November 2020
Member Ms. Annette Brown 14 September 2016 13 September 2021
Member Mr. Darren Sturgeon 25 May 2017 24 May 2022
Member Mr. Thomas Brown Snr 25 May 2017 24 May 2022
Member Ms. Julie Freeman 1 November 2013 31 October 2018
Member Ms. Sally Barnes 12 June 2014 27 January 2019
Member Ms. Wendy Hills 1 November 2013 3 October 2018
Member Dr. Todd Minchinton 8 February 2015 8 February 2018
Member Mr. Jeffrey McLeod 14 May 2015 14 May 2020
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