Councillor Sue Carpenter (Mayor)

Ward: Cheviot

Phone: 0437 899 120


Cr Sue Carpenter has lived in Yea for 27 years, while raising four children. Sue is a qualified gardener and landscape designer and has been looking after gardens in the district for 20 years.

Sue loves her rural community and has been involved with many community groups over the years, including the Yea Pre-School Committee of Management, Sacred Heart Parents and Friends Committee, Yea Scouts, Sacred Heart School Board and St Luke’s Parish Council. Sue is also active in the Rotary Club of Yea where she has served as both a board member and President.

Sue is proud to represent her community as Councillor. She is passionate about improving access to regional mental health services, caring for our natural environment and advocating for the benefits of volunteering. She believes in working constructively and collaboratively as a member of Council and with members of the community to help Murrindindi Shire thrive.