Cr Jill Lyons

Professional Experience

  • Fully qualified child care worker and have worked with children from birth up to 18 years of age. I have run my own child care centre and specialised in working with children of special needs.

Community Origins

  • I grew up in the Blue Mountains of NSW, spent some time living in Adelaide, then Dubbo, before moving to Casino with my family around 20 years ago.

Personal Interests

  • Anything environmental which includes being a member of the Casino Environment Centre, Jabiru Geneebeinga Wetland Restoration Group, Richmond River Rescue Inc.
  • Spending time with my family and my dog.
  • AFL
  • Gardening
  • Council aspirations
  • To listen and be a fair voice for the community
  • To protect our natural environment, and our native fauna and flora
  • To work towards a more sustainable and environmentally-friendly council, one which actively promotes this throughout the entire Richmond Valley
  • To support and encourage new business, tourism and initiatives in the Richmond Valley
  • To work together with the Mayor, Councillors and Council staff in a positive manner to make decisions that work positively for all communities of the Richmond Valley


  • Northern Rivers Arts Board
  • Northern Rivers BFMC

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