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Cr Katrina Rainsford

Cr Katrina Rainsford

First elected: May 2004
Re-elected: November 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016

Cr Katrina Rainsford and husband Brian Ball farm sheep and cattle at Cavendish and Condah. Katrina and Brian also welcome visitors to the area hosting farm stays under the banner of Grampians Way Farm Stay.

Their three boys are engineers and their daughter at University. Katrina has 40 years veterinary experience now providing Greater Hamilton Veterinary Services.

Katrina is passionate about population growth for Southern Grampians through game changers like returning Passenger Rail to Western Victoria, local branded food processing, increasing local employment and value of primary produce. Safe roads and shire-wide tourism development are also priorities for Katrina.

Cr Rainsford served a term as a West Wimmera Shire Councillor from 1997 to 2000 where she had worked as a country vet for 15 years alongside farming.

Cr Rainsford represents Council on the Planning Committee, proxy for the Rail Freight Alliance, is a long serving member of the GWM Water Regional Recreation Water Users Group and delegate and current chairperson of the local government network in the Barwon South West Resource Recovery Group.


Phone 0429 140 216

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