Whanganui Rural Community Board

The Whanganui Rural Community Board represents and advocates for our rural community.

The Board is a body established by statute. It carries out functions and exercises those powers delegated to it by Whanganui District Council.

Board members


Grant Skilton - Chair
Email: grant.skilton@whanganui.govt.nz
027 245 8067


Bill Ashworth
Email: bill.ashworth@whanganui.govt.nz 
027 216 1689


Michael Dick
Email: michael.dick@whanganui.govt.nz
027 446 2177

Alistair Duff
Email: alistair.duff@whanganui.govt.nz
022 084 4020


Peter Oskam
Email: peter.oskam@whanganui.govt.nz
027 285 8603



David Wells

David Wells (Deputy Chair)
Email: david.wells@whanganui.govt.nz
027 289 5112


Appointed Councillors

Cr Charlie Anderson: charlie.anderson@whanganui.govt.nz
Cr Brent Crossan: brent.crossan@whanganui.govt.nz