Election campaign donations

In accordance with the Local Government Act 1989, each candidate in the 2016 Council election must give an election campaign donation return to the Chief Executive Officer within 40 days after election day.

The return gives details of any gifts received by the candidate, or on behalf of the candidate, during the election period used for or in connection with the election campaign. This includes goods or services.

This table presents a summary of the election campaign donation returns given to the Chief Executive Officer under section 62 of the Local Government Act 1989 following the General Election on 22 October 2016.

Candidate name Name of persons who made a gift to the candidate and the total value of the gift received from that person Amount 

Natalie Abboud

Australian Greens Victoria

$1566.00

Australian Greens Victoria – Moreland Branch

$5305.005

Josephine Connellan

$800.001

Angela Palombo

$2500.001

Tim Read

$2500.001

Mark Riley

$1000.001

Matt Mulcahy

$700.001

Martin Shield

$564.001

Natalie Abboud

$1085.00

Katerina Angelopoulos

 

No disclosable gifts

No Election campaign donation return was submitted within the period specified in section 62(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Tony Astuto

Alfina Astuto

$1092.00

Vijay Bhusal

 

No disclosable gifts

Susanne Alison Bolton

Electrical Trades Union

$13,4082

Sean Brocklehurst

$500.00

Tim Gooden

$500.00

Fern Smith

$500.00

Neville Scarlett

$1250.00

Victorian Allied Health Professionals

$1500.00

Antonio Bonifazio

 

No disclosable gifts

Joe Caputo

Raine and Horne

$2100.00

Mario Elezovic

$500.00

George Messie

$250.00

Annalivia Carli Hannan

Carlo Carli

$1980.00

Siobhan Hannan

$1910.00

Michael de Bruyn

$2350.00

Helen Davidson

 

No disclosable gifts

Jess Dorney

Australian Greens Victoria

$1566.00

Australian Greens Victoria – Moreland Branch $5305.005

Josephine Connellan

$800.00

Angela Palombo

$2500.001

Tim Read

$2500.001

Mark Riley

$1000.001

Matt Mulcahy

$700.001

Martin Shield

$564.001

Milad El-Halabi

SDA Union

$4040.00

Mohamad Elmustapha

 

No disclosable gifts

Paul Failla

 

No disclosable gifts

Gordon Gartside

 

No disclosable gifts

George Georgiou

 

No disclosable gifts

Chris Hansen

 A Lee and B Davies

$100

  G Hansen

$50

  J and C Ahern

$40

  E Yorkston

$50

  S Ferguson

$150

  D Malbasa

$40

  A Bradley

$40

  E Kelleher

$100

  G Christou

$50

  K Schultz

$75

  S Carver and D Sheehan

$50

  S Thompson

$50

  M Hansen

$50

 

R Stephenson

$50

 

C Hebbert

$250

 

R Kontos

$50

 

T Christou

$50

 

T and V Christou

$150

 

G Christou

$50

 

L Hansen

$200

 

L Stephenson

$50

   

 No Election campaign donation return was submitted within the period specified in section 62(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Anthony Helou

 

No disclosable gifts

No Election campaign donation return was submitted within the period specified in section 62(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Kevin Hong

 

No disclosable gifts

No Election campaign donation return was submitted within the period specified in section 62(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Meghan Belinda Hopper

Fundraiser Event at Wick Studio

$1049.474

Ali Irfanli

 

No disclosable gifts

Imogen Jubb

 

No disclosable gifts

John Michael Kavanagh

 

No disclosable gifts

D’arcey Kellehan

 

No disclosable gifts

Parsu Sharma Luital

 

No Election campaign donation return was submitted within the period specified in section 62(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Alex McGilvray

Australian Greens Victoria

$1566.00

Australian Greens Victoria – Moreland Branch

$5305.005

Josephine Connellan

$800.001

Angela Palombo

$2500.001

Tim Read

$2500.001

Mark Riley

$1000.001

Matt Mulcahy

$700.001

Martin Shield

$564.001

Dale Martin

Australian Greens Victoria

$1566.00

Australian Greens Victoria – Moreland Branch

$5305.005

Josephine Connellan

$800.001

Angela Palombo

$2500.001

Tim Read

$2500.001

Mark Riley

$1000.001

Matt Mulcahy

$700.001

Martin Shield

$564.001

Tim Hoffmann

$2000.003

Shaun Kevin Minehan

 

No disclosable gifts

Afshan Mian

 

No disclosable gifts

No Election campaign donation return was submitted within the period specified in section 62(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Danny Mitchell

      

Maree Michell

$500.00

Nigel Higgins $500.00

Jenny Dignan

$1000.00

Anthony Carbines

$800.00

Jane Garrett

$1000.00

Luba Grigorovitch

$500.00

Eoin O’Dwyer

$4950.80

Alesio Mulufola

 

No disclosable gifts

Sian Nelson

        

Australian Greens Victoria

$1566.00

Australian Greens Victoria – Moreland Branch

$5305.005
Josephine Connellan $800.001
Angela Palombo $2500.001
Tim Read $2500.001
Mark Riley $1000.001

Matt Mulcahy

$700.001

Martin Shield

$564.001

Tim Hoffmann

$2000.003

David Nunns

Fundraiser held at the Woodlands Hotel

$2050.00

Dave O'Brien

 

No Election campaign donation return was submitted within the period specified in section 62(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Mark O'Brien

 

No Election campaign donation return was submitted within the period specified in section 62(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Dean O’Callaghan

 

No disclosable gifts

No Election campaign donation return was submitted within the period specified in section 62(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Ray Pastoors

Fundraiser Event at Wick Studio

$1049.474

Julieane Roper

$100.00

Nicholas Kyriacu

$20.00

Helen Pavlidis

 

No disclosable gifts

Alice Judith Prior

 

No Election campaign donation return was submitted within the period specified in section 62(1) of the Local Government Act 1989.

Adam Pulford

       

Australian Greens Victoria

$1566.00

Australian Greens Victoria – Moreland Branch $5305.005 
 Josephine Connellan $800.00
Angela Palombo $2500.001 

Tim Read

$2500.00

Mark Riley

$1000.001 

Matt Mulcahy

$700.001 

Martin Shield

$564.00

Samantha Ratnam

       

Australian Greens Victoria

$1566.00

Australian Greens Victoria – Moreland Branch

$5305.005

Josephine Connellan

$800.001

Angela Palombo

$2500.001

Tim Read

$2500.001

Mark Riley

$1000.001

Matt Mulcahy

$700.001

Martin Shield

$564.001

Mark Riley

       

Australian Greens Victoria

$1566.00

Australian Greens Victoria – Moreland Branch

$5305.005

Josephine Connellan

$800.001

Angela Palombo

$2500.001

Tim Read

$2500.001

Mark Riley

$1000.001

Matt Mulcahy

$700.001

Martin Shield

$564.001

Raju Shakya

Big Belly Fundraising Dinner

$3290.00

Kelly Maree Smith

 

No disclosable gifts

Lambros Tapinos

 

No disclosable gifts

Francesco Timpano

 

No disclosable gifts

Oscar Yildiz

Marinella Costanzo

$1000.00

Amanda Zammitt

$500.00

Dabrant Pty

$1000.00

Rozlyn Walters

$720.00

Alex Wright

$600.00

Tuncay Cekic

$600.00

Peterson Group

$600.00

David Paglianiti

$600.00

Maurice Bisetto

$600.00

Fundraiser Dinner – Laila Receptions

$5420.00

Melissa J. Yuan

 

No disclosable gifts

  1. This donation was shared amongst the 8 candidates endorsed by the Australian Greens Victoria.
  2. Part of a larger donation split between Council and Federal Election.
  3. This donation was shared amongst Dale Martin and Sian Nelson.
  4. This donation was shared amongst Meghan Hopper and Ray Pastoors.
  5. Inclusive of candidate's share of individual cash donations.