The Executive Team

The Boulia Shire Council has a relatively flat organisational structure which enables us to be flexible and to react quickly to opportunities. It has an integrated, multi skilled workforce who provide stability and consistency in the delivery of these services. The program areas and staff who are responsible for the delivery of these commitments are:


Chief Executive Officer: Lynn Moore
  • Primary Advisor to Council and Council Committees
  • Strategic Planning and Policy Development
  • Mayor & Council Secretariat
  • Governance
  • Integrated Planning & Reporting
  • Human Resources Management
  • Workplace Health And Safety
  • Local Disaster Management
  • WHS & Risk Management & Emergency Management
  • Human Resources/Workforce Planning
  • Communications and engagement
  • Commercial development and Promotion
  • Development Applications Assessment & Compliance
  • Biosecurity Pest and Weeds
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Food Licensing - Health
  • Local Laws
  • Licensing/Compliance
  • Industrial Relations and Enterprise Bargaining
  • Native Title and Cultural Heritage
  • Strategic Grant Application and Management
  • Town Planning
CEO Lynn Moore

Represents Council for the following groups: Outback Highway Development Corporation, Remote Area Planning and Development Board (RAPAD), Central West Pest Management Group, Local Disaster Management Group.


Director of Works and Operations: Henry Mascarenhas
  • Project Management
  • Road Construction & Maintenance
  • Water and Sewerage Services
  • Waste Management - Domestic & Commercial
  • Airstrips
  • Asset Management
  • Environmental Management
  • Operational Management Support
  • Depot & Mechanical Workshop
  • Fleet Management
  • Geographic Information systems
  • Recreational Buildings & Infrastructure
  • Council Facilities Infrastructure
  • Traffic Management and Local Road Safety
  • Parks and Open Spaces
  • Sporting grounds and venues
  • Quarries and Pits
  • Town beautification
  • Town Common and Stock Route Reserves
  • Pest Weed and Animal Management
  • Domestic Animal Management
  • Swimming Pools
  • Public Conveniences (Town and Remote)
  • Community Halls
  • Footpaths and Bikeways
  • Public Cemeteries
  • Fire Protection & Emergency Services
  • Public Order & Safety - CCTV
  • Local Disaster Management
  • Street lighting
  • Parking area maintenance
  • Footpaths - kerb and channel
DWO photo

Represents Council for the following groups: Local Disaster Management Group, Outback Regional Road Group, RAPAD Water and Sewerage Alliance, Plant Committee.


Director of Corporate Services: Kaylene Sloman
  • Financial management, planning and reporting
  • Budget Preparation
  • Long Term Financial Planning
  • Business Analysis and Reporting
  • Financial Asset Management
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Rating & Valuations
  • Stores
  • Payroll
  • Creditors
  • Debtors
  • Investments
  • Debt Recovery
  • Insurance Services
  • Administration
  • Customer Service
  • Records Management
  • Cemetery Records
  • Water & Sewerage Charges
  • Commercial – Australia Post Office
  • Information Technology
  • Purchasing and supply
Kaylene Sloman

Represents Council for the following groups: RAPAD Finance Managers group.


Economic and Community Development Manager: Paul Bawden
  • Tourism related activities/Attractions Management:
            a) Min Min Encounter
            b) Heritage Complex
  • Local Events management - Australia Day etc
  • Operational Grant Applications and Management
  • Economic Development
  • Community events
  • Community Library Services
  • Boulia Aquatic Centre
  • Communications and Engagement

Represents Council for the following groups: North QLD Sports Foundation, Outback Queensland Tourism Association.