Electoral Authorisation & Elected Member Social Media Comments and Guidelines



Thank you for accessing this Social Media Guidelines link.

This channel is maintained by Cr Greg Barnes, Representative for Division 5 & holder of the Disaster Management, Tourism & Airport Operations portfolios. It contains both personal and official (Council) interaction with the community.

Please note that any comment relating to the 2020 Local Government Elections are authorised by Greg Barnes, Division 5 of the Bundaberg Regional Council for Greg Barnes, 7 Woodglen Close, Bargara (Candidate).

As coalface public consultation is one of my primary goals, I’ll respond to comments and posts as soon as possible. If you don’t receive a response in a timely manner, please contact me on 0488 539 123 as I may have missed your query.

This is a supportive online community forum that is built on mutual respect. Everyone is encouraged to participate in an open and constructive conversation about relevant topics.

This page supports the Facebook Statement of Rights and Responsibilities and related policies – and requests visitors to this page do the same –
https://www.facebook.com/terms.php

Please note that Council-related posts on this page will be treated as public records.

Comment Guideline

This page is moderated in a way which recognises that everyone has a right to
comment and engage with the content in a way which may be positive, neutral or negative.

However, comments or posts which do the following will be removed and the author may also be blocked from the page.

• Posts that harass, abuse, bully or threaten any person including a councillor, council staff  member or a member of the public;

• Posts that attack someone based on their age, gender, impairment, political beliefs, race, religion or sexuality;

• Posts that contain obscene or offensive language;

• Posts that constitute spam or solicit business.

Comments that negatively impact the experience of other community members on this page may also be removed and those posting such comments may also be blocked from the page.

This page is not for the lodgement of official complaints or feedback. For such matters, please contact the council at https://www.bundaberg.qld.gov.au/complaints-disclosures

To view the recommended guidelines from the Office of the Indepent Assessor (OIA) and the Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ), please click in this link: 
https://oia.qld.gov.au/resources/oia/for-councillors/
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PUBLIC STATEMENT Cr Greg Barnes, Representative for Division 5 20/03/2020 The Office of the Independent Assessor (OIA) has released the … Continue reading


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As per the 2016 Local Government Elections and in the lead-up to this years’ elections, I believe that it would … Continue reading


NOMINATION FOR DIVISION 5 RE-ELECTION LODGED
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I have today nominated for re-election as the representative for Division 5 of the Bundaberg Regional Council. 20 years of … Continue reading


MONEY’S CREEK MOTION VOTED DOWN
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Yesterday,17th December, I put forward the following Notice of Motion regarding the issues facing Money’s Creek:- That Council:  Create a … Continue reading


NOTICE OF MOTION – MONEY’S CREEK UPPER LAGOON
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This morning I have given notice that at the next Ordinary Meeting of Council scheduled  for Tuesday 17th December 2019, … Continue reading


RESIGNATION FROM SISTER CITIES COMMITTEE
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This afternoon I tendered my resignation from Council’s Sister City Advisory Committee (SCAC), effective immediately and for person reasons.


BRC DISASTER DASHBOARD
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I know that I repeat this message every year as we approach the storm/fire season however I think that it’s … Continue reading


REQUEST SUBMITTED FOR BARGARA ROAD TURN-OFF LANE
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NIELSON PARK UPGRADES
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Having received several requests for improved picnic infrastructure at the northern end of Nielson Park, I’m pleased to advise that … Continue reading


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