Cr Justine Farrugia

Councillor for Watts Ward

Cr Justine Farrugia was first elected to Council in January 2023.

A local resident of nine years, Justine lives in Taylors Hill with her husband and their two young sons.

Justine hopes to bring a fresh and youthful outlook to Council and represent the many members in the community, just like herself, who have young, growing families. 

Cr Farrugia is passionate about advocating for better infrastructure to ease congestion on our roads and is interested in creating better green spaces, along with sensory and disability friendly parks that are fenced. Justine is also committed to advocating to other levels of government and industry to attract more services to the area to cater for our City’s fast-growing population.

Justine has a strong background in the retail and franchise industry, with over 20 years’ experience. This has seen her develop a passion for small businesses and seeing our local small businesses thrive. Justine holds a Diploma in Retail Management from Victoria University & Certificate IV in training and assessment.