Community Development and Engagement Team
Fraser Coast Regional CouncilE: email@example.com P: 1300 79 49 29
Council recently called forpublic comment on naming of the Burrum and District Community Centre as the Mal Chard Community Centre with submissions closing on 16 August, 2020. SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW CLOSED.
The Burrum District Community Centre is located at 56 Steley Street in Howard, run by an incorporated association, the centre delivers a range of community services, public programs, facility hire and the Howard markets.
Mal and his wife retired to the Burrum District a community that they both loved in 1996. Providing a lifestyle balance between the bush he loved, and the beach his wife loved.
In 1998 Mal became involved in his community after identifying the need for the towns people to have their own place to come together and to link to much needed services.
Mal’s list of accomplishments is just as long as his volunteering contributions to the community, including but not limited to the following:
Not only was Mal involved in meetings with Council, engagement and submissions, he wasn’t afraid to roll up his sleeves and get the job done.