The Council

The National Band Council is made up of Councillors from each State and an elected Executive of President, Vice President and Executive Officer.

The Council meets on an annual basis at its conference. In between conferences, the Council makes major decisions via non-personal votes. The NBCA Executive is empowered to manage the operations of the Council between conferences.

Current Council members are:

The Executive:

  • President: Mr Barrie Gott (QLD)
  • Vice President: Mr Kevin Cameron (VIC)
  • Executive Officer: Mr Tony Schraven (WA)

The Councillors:

  • New South Wales: Position Vacant
  • Queensland: Ms Annette Ries
  • South Australia: Mr Mark Simpson
  • Tasmania: Mr Peter Quigley
  • Victoria: Ms Megan Stapleton
  • Western Australia: Mr Rob McCormack


  • Mr James Morrison AM

Public Officer:

  • Mr Robert Bedwell OAM


  • Mr Adrian Loone

About Us

The National Band Council of Australia is a representative body formed by agreement of the Australian State Governing Bodies which represent the six Australian States. It is incorporated under the relevant New South Wales legislation.

Tony Schraven
NBCA Executive Officer
0414 489 476

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