Community Advisory Committee (CAC) Application for Membership

Closed 29 Jan 2016

Opened 4 Jan 2016

Results expected 14 Mar 2016


The Sydney Harbour Federation Trust is recruiting for our Community Advisory Committee from 4 January until 29 January 2016.

The Harbour Trust has transformed heritage sites and former defence sites around Sydney Harbour into much loved parklands, including Cockatoo Island, Headland Park, Mosman and North Head Sanctuary, Manly.

We invite interested members of the public to contribute their ideas to help shape the future of these sites through participation in our CAC.

Selection criteria include:

  • Exhibited affinity for and awareness of Harbour Trust sites and/or the harbour in general
  • Broad representation in and/or knowledge of the community
  • Demonstrated personal integrity
  • Diverse representation of demographics and community sub-groups on the CAC
  • Expertise relevant to the delivery of Harbour Trust objects
  • Proven track record of working on teams

To apply, please fill out the following application. At the end, you will be asked to attach a brief resume or CV along with contact details for three referees.

If you have any questions, please contact our Public Engagement & Relationships Coordinator on 02 8969 2100 or via email at


What Happens Next

After the round of applications has closed, the CAC Selection Committee will review all applications and the Board will make final appointments.

It is intended to notify applicants of the results by Monday, 14 March, 2016.


  • Special Interest Groups - Heritage
  • Special Interst Groups - Defence
  • Special Interest Groups - Environment
  • Special Interst Groups - Environment
  • Special Interest Groups - Indigenous
  • Special Interest Groups - Community
  • Special Interest Groups - Sports & Recreation
  • Special Interest Groups - Arts & Culture
  • Thought Leaders - Heritage
  • Thought Leaders - Environment
  • Thought Leaders - Culture
  • Thought Leaders - Tourism
  • Volunteers
  • Tenants
  • Local Residents
  • Site visitors
  • Submission writers
  • Interested individuals


  • Defence
  • History
  • Heritage architecture
  • Environmental preservation
  • Adaptive re-use
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Arts & Culture
  • Indigenous Heritage
  • Tourism