Ward 2 Councillors

Ward 2 Councillors

Email correspondence to Councillors at the email addresses provided below:


Councillor Carol Duncan (ALP)

0428 423 670

Carol Duncan is an experienced media professional with a broadcast career of 30 years during which she worked in many Australian capital cities.

Resident in Newcastle since 1993, Carol has served on the HMRI and Newcastle Art Gallery Foundations and is the founder of the Lost Newcastle community history group of over 55,000 members.

Carol has been recognised by the Walkley Foundation, the NSW Premier’s Office and the NSW Cancer Council for her work as a journalist. She is also a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

She is committed to the continued development of Newcastle as a city of opportunity for health, education, arts and culture.

Years of service - three.


Councillor Kath Elliott (IND)

0407 794 624

Suspended from office until 29 November 2021

Kath Elliott is a business woman and board director with more than 30 years' experience in strategic communications management in a wide range of industry sectors.

Kath is a facilitator, mediator and independent chair of community consultative committees. She is board director for charitable organisations and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company directors.

Years of service - three.


Councillor Brad Luke


0427 622 089

Brad Luke was first elected in 2008.

Brad is a Certified Financial Planner and member of Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Years of service - 12.