The Community department provides frontline services, including:

  • Customer service.
  • Libraries.
  • Family Day Care.
  • Thomas Carlyle Children’s Centre.
  • Youth services.
  • Seniors' services.
  • Volunteers.
  • Events and festivals.
  • Ku-ring-gai Art Centre.
  • Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden.
  • School holiday activities.
  • Venue bookings.
  • Media and communications.
  • Citizenship ceremonies.

Department head

Director Janice Bevan

Janice Bevan

Janice joined Council as Director Community in 2000. Janice has extensive experience with local government in library management, cultural planning, communications and marketing. She has also held positions on regional organisations of councils. Janice has a Bachelor of Arts (Library and Information Science), Masters Studies in Cultural and Media Policy