Election campaign donation returns

Every person who is a candidate in a Council election is required by the Local Government Act to lodge a campaign donation return.

These donation returns are a matter of public record.

A return must be lodged even if the candidate has not received any campaign donations.

These returns ensure transparency about the level of support individuals receive during elections.The campaign donation returns remain a public record until the entitlement date of the next Council General Elections.

View below donations received by candidates at 2017 General Council Election:


Bellarine Ward - 12 Candidates

Candidate name Name of donor Description  Amount
Ms ADAMS, Naomi No disclosable gift    
Ms GOERSCHEL, Petra No disclosable gift    
Mr SULLIVAN, Trent D Hill Monetary donation $1,000
L Sullivan Monetary donation $1,000
Ms ASHER, Stephanie No disclosable gift    
Mr ROE, Tom IP Roe Pty Ltd Cash $19,661
Mr SIMS, Art No disclosable gift    
Mr O'BRYAN, Denis No disclosable gift    
Dr VAN BEVEREN, John No disclosable gift    
Mr MASON, Jim Mr G Rootes Printing and enveloping letters $660
Mr L Kelly Driving car and trailer with advertising A frame average of 5 hours per day $3,000
ALP branch members, Portarlington Cash $500
Mrs BRACKLEY, Anne Elizabeth No disclosable gift    
Mr WEBB, Stewart No disclosable gift    
Mr ELLIS, Lindsay No disclosable gift    


Brownbill Ward - 18 Candidates

Candidate name Name of donor Description  Amount
Mr SANDNER, Alec No disclosable gift    
Ms HATHWAY, Sarah Victorian Allied Health Professionals Association Bank Transfer $1,500
Mrs CSAR, Ellen Daniel Conor 10 coreflutes $300
Justin Mills Cheque $200
Various & anonymous Campaign launch entry $339
Dr MITCHELL, Peter No disclosable gift    
Mr AIDT, Mik Anonymous Cash $100
Anonymous Cash $50
Anonymous Cash $100
Anthony Gleeson Cash $50
Anonymous Cash $117.80
Vicky Grosser Cash $100
Y Wadsworth Cheque $50
Paul Savi Bank Transfer $250
Stephen Higgs Cash $100
Kathy Ryan Cash $100
Ingrid Flood Cash $10
Ms BULL, Sue Victorian Allied Health Professionals Association Bank Transfer $1,500
Ms GAMBLE, Jennifer No disclosable gift    
Mr NEAL, Charles Anonymous Printing  $500
Dr MANSFIELD, Sarah Australian Greens Victoria Design, printing and delivery of placards, leaflet and business cards.  Digital advertising. $2,505.11
Australian Greens Victoria Staff time, approx. .4FT per week for 8 weeks across staff and shared between candidates $8,000
Australian Greens Victoria - Geelong Branch Unaddressed mailout. Extra flyers, placards. $7,071.93
Mr GILLARD, Terry No disclosable gift    
Dr KING, Michael No disclosable gift    
Mr KONTELJ, Eddy No disclosable gift    
Mrs JACKA, Jacki No disclosable gift    
Mr BALLAS, George No disclosable gift    
Ms CADWELL, Melissa June No disclosable gift    
Mr MURRIHY, Peter John No disclosable gift    
Miss FIDGE, Freya No disclosable gift    
Mr SIMMONDS, Stephen No disclosable gift    


Kardinia Ward - 11 Candidates

Candidate name Name of donor Description  Amount
Mr OSECKAS, Peter No disclosable gift    
Mr NELSON, Ron No disclosable gift    
Mr MANN, Doug No disclosable gift    
Mr KENNEDY, Norman No disclosable gift    
Mr MURNANE, Pat No disclosable gift    
Mr TAYLOR, Elliot C No disclosable gift    
Mr LYONS-LEE, Brent No disclosable gift    
Mr HARWOOD, Bruce No disclosable gift    
Ms NEWMAN, Lois Australian Greens Victoria Design, printing and delivery of leaflets.  Design of corflutes. $274
Australian Greens Victoria Staff time, approx. 1 FTE per week for 8 weeks $2,000
Australian Greens Victoria - Geelong Branch Corflutes, digital advertising extra leaflets $675
Mr HAUENSTEIN, Darren S Holmes Go Fund Me Donation Online $100
B Hauenstein Cash $100
G Hauenstein Cash $90
S Hose Go Fund Me Donation Online $30
J Meeke Go Fund Me Donation Online $10
B Nandy Go Fund Me Donation Online $10
T Delanthimar Go Fund Me Donation Online $10
Ms WALKER, Mary No disclosable gift    


Windemere Ward - 11 Candidates

Candidate name Name of donor Description  Amount
Mr AITKEN, Anthony No disclosable gift    
Mr WITHINGTON, David No disclosable gift    
Mr BLASZCZYK, Robert No disclosable gift    
Mr LACEY, Greg Australian Greens Victoria Design, printing and delivery of leaflets.  Design of corflutes. $125
Australian Greens Victoria Staff time, approx. 1 FTE per week for 8 weeks $2,000
Australian Greens Victoria - Geelong Branch Corflutes $151
Miss KOZUL, Marina No disclosable gift    
Mr GROSSMAN, Jordan No disclosable gift    
Mrs GRZYBEK, Kylie No disclosable gift    
Ms BAKER, Bronwen Peta No disclosable gift    
Mr HEIDARI, Moshtagh No disclosable gift    
Mr DICKENS, Ken J No disclosable gift    
KOZACZEK, Roman No disclosable gift    



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