Craig Ogilvie

Division 2 Cleveland, North Stradbroke Island

Councillor Craig Ogilvie

Craig has been based in the Redlands for the last 20 years. He has worked at the Australian Institute of Sport; spent three years in Japan running his own business importing Australian-made sporting goods; and also was the founder/director of a successful IT company. He speaks Japanese; has tourism industry experience; and has been a professional skier, snowboarder and scuba diver.
Craig is a third term Councillor and was first elected in 2004. Prior to entering Council he was co-organiser of the Redlands Rates Reform Group and President of the North Stradbroke Island Community Association. He became motivated to run for Council out of a love for the area and a belief that he could make a contribution.
He is committed to seeing the Redland economy, social environment and urban environment grow and develop in a way that accords with residents’ wishes. He is also committed to seeing that Council handles ratepayer’s money and assets responsibly and provides a good return to the community.

Professional Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts – Sports Administration (U.Can)
Bachelor of Arts – Politics/Philosophy (A.N.U)

Appointments to Task Forces / External Organisations

Chairman of Regional Arts Development Fund
Member Donald Simpson Centre management committee

Previous Council Committee/Appointments

Chair of Planning and Policy 2008 – 2010
Chair of Finance and Corporate Governance 2010 – 2012
Member of Audit Committee 2010 – 2012
Member of Greenspace Enhancement Advisory Committee 2004-2008
Represented Council on Indigenous Land Use Agreement negotiations


Patron of Redlands Touch Association, Redlands United Soccer Club, Cleveland Senior Citizens Association, Dunwich Sporting Club and North Stradbroke Island VMR.

Contact Details

(W) 3829 8607
(M) 0409 645 672

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