The Marchant Ward comprises the suburbs of parts of Alderley, Aspley, Chermside, Chermside West, Geebung, Gordon Park, Grange, Kedron, Lutwyche, Stafford, Stafford Heights and Windsor.
Councillor Fiona Hammond (formerly known as Cr Fiona King)
Fiona Hammond is Chair of the Environment, Parks and Sustainability Committee. This committee is responsible for the protection and enhancement of Brisbane's environment, including the Brisbane River, waterways, biodiversity, air quality and natural areas.
Since her election in 2008, Fiona has worked to improve her community as Councillor for Marchant. Fiona, now in her third term as Councillor, lives locally with her children and always works to ensure Marchant Ward remains a great and safe place to live.
Fiona is passionate about resolving local issues and ensuring that residents’ voices are heard. In her role as Councillor, she regularly meets with residents and attends community events to discuss local issues.
Fiona has worked tirelessly to upgrade and improve the local area, and is proud of her achievements including:
- upgrades to local parks, such as dog off leash areas, exercise equipment, new playgrounds, barbecue facilities and seating
- increased accessibility and services at local libraries, including the Grange Library refurbishment and the new Chermside Library
- new lighting and playing surfaces for local sporting fields, as well as irrigation upgrades
- a record commitment to road resurfacing and major road upgrades such as the Geebung overpass.
Fiona previously served as the Deputy Chair of the Public and Active Transport Committee. She was previously a member of the Lifestyle and Community Services, Environment, Parks and Sustainability, Finance and Economic Development, and Infrastructure Committees. Fiona also served as a trustee of the Lord Mayor’s Charitable Trust for eight years.
Contact Ward Office
|Marchant Ward Office
North Regional Business Centre
375 Hamilton Road
Chermside Qld 4032
Office hours: 8.30am-4.45pm, Monday-Friday