Hills Area Health Advisory Council Inc.

A major role of the Hills Area Health Advisory Council (HAC) is to relay ideas and views from the Community to the local Health Service. These ideas are used in planning for new and improved services.

The Mission of the Hills Area Health Advisory Council is:

"Local people who advocate on behalf of their communities 
to promote good health and wellbeing."


The Adelaide Hills Health Advisory Council can include:

  • Up to 8 community members
  • Nominee of local government
  • A local member of Parliament or his or her nominee
  • A medical practitioner member
  • A worker from Country Health SA



Current Membership

Member Name
Presiding member Kathryn Hourigan
Local member of parliament Raelene Magor
Local government member Carol Bailey
Medical practitioner member Vacant
Staff member Briarne Boyd
Community representatives Genevieve Hebart
Gwenda Knights
Ian Smith
Jeffrey (Jeff) Fuller
Karen Maidment-Longbottom
Trevor McClean
Andrew Stratford


Meeting & Contact Information

Council Meetings are held bi-monthly on the 4th Monday.

The venue rotates between Mount Barker, Strathalbyn, Gumeracha and Mount Pleasant hospitals.

Contact with any of the Health Advisory Council members can be made via the local health units:

Mount Barker 8393 1777
Adelaide Hills Community Health 8393 1833
Strathalbyn 8536 5333
Gumeracha 8209 9200
Mount Pleasant 8568 0000

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