Coorong Health Service Health Advisory Council Inc.

A major role of the Coorong Health Service Health Advisory Council (HAC) Inc is to relay ideas and views from the Community to the local Health Service.

Meeting information

The Coorong Health Service Health Advisory Council meetings are held bi-monthly on the 4th Wednesday at 6:30pm.

These meetings alternate between Tailem Bend Hospital Resource Room and Meningie Hospital Teleconference Room.


The Coorong Health Service Health Advisory Council Inc.can include: 

  • Up to 8 community members
  • 1 local government nominee
  • 1 local member of Parliament or his or her nominee
  • 1 medical practitioner
  • A worker from Riverland Mallee Coorong LHN



Current Membership

  • Presiding member - Julie Barrie
  • Local member of parliament - Helen Wicker
  • Local government member - Brenton Qualmann
  • Medical practitioner member - Vacant
  • Staff member - Lynda Henderson
  • Community representative - Angie Bjersander
  • Community representative - Helen Bowering
  • Community representative - Prue Cartledge
  • Community representative - Dennis Chandler
  • Community representative - Tony Hughes
  • Community representative - Isolbel Koolmatrie
  • Community representative - Valda Rigney


Julie Barrie
Coorong Health Service Health Advisory Council
C/- Meningie and Districts Memorial Hospital and Health Services
PO Box 63
Meningie SA 5264
Phone: 08 8575 2777